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Chemical composition, antioxidative burst, anticancer and antileishmanial activities of panicum maximum
Panicum maximum.Jacq (Poacace), a perennial grass used widely as fodder and medicine to treat various ailment and diseases was evaluated Cytotoxic/anticancer, immunomodulatory and antinfectiveExpand
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Hippocratea africana (Willd.) Loes.ex Engl. (Celastraceae) is used locally to treat convulsion and microbial infections. The root extract of Hippocratea africana was evaluated for depressant effectExpand
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Anti-inflammatory and antinociceptive activities of Homalium letestui
Abstract Context. Homalium letestui Pellegr (Flacourtiaceae) is used in various decoctions traditionally by the Ibibios of the Niger Delta of Nigeria to treat stomach ulcer, malaria and otherExpand
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Antidiabetic and Hypolipidemic Activities of Ethanolic Root Extract of Croton zambesicus on Alloxan Induced Diabetic Rats
Objective: The objective of this study was to evaluate the antidiabetic and hypolipidaemic activity of ethanolic root extract of Croton zambesicus in rats to ascertain its ethnomedical uses.Expand
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Antiplasmodial activity and cytotoxicity of ethanol extract of Zea mays root
Objective: Zea mays root decoction that has been traditionally used for the treatment of malaria by various tribes in Nigeria, was evaluated for antimalarial potential against malaria parasites usingExpand
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In vitro antiplasmodial activity of some medicinal plants from Nigeria
Evaluation of activity of some medicinal plants used as malarial remedies by the Ibibios of Niger Delta region of Nigeria against Plasmodium falciparum was carried out. Crude extracts as well asExpand
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Antimalarial Activities of Zea mays Leaf Extract in Ethanol and Selected Solvent Fractions
ABSTRACT Zea mays leaf extract and fractions were investigated for antimalarial activity against Plasmodium berghei using a rodent malaria model and in vitro activity against chloroquine-sensitiveExpand
Antimalarial and analgesic activities of root extract of Panicum maximum
Background: Panicum maximum is used as malarial remedy traditionally and the leaf extract has been found to possess antimalarial, analgesic and anticancer properties. Objective: The ethanol rootExpand