Ethanol Extract of Blighia sapida Stem Bark Show Remarkable Prophylactic Activity in Experimental Plasmodium berghei–Infected Mice

@inproceedings{Otegbade2017EthanolEO,
  title={Ethanol Extract of Blighia sapida Stem Bark Show Remarkable Prophylactic Activity in Experimental Plasmodium berghei–Infected Mice},
  author={Olayinka O Otegbade and Johnson Adeyemi Ojo and Dolapo I Adefokun and Oyindamola Olajumoke Abiodun and Bolaji N Thomas and Olusola Ojurongbe},
  booktitle={Drug target insights},
  year={2017}
}
This work explores the antiplasmodial potential of ethanol extract of Blighia sapida (Lin. Sapindaceae) in chloroquine (CQ)-resistant Plasmodium berghei (ANKA strain)-infected mice. Chloroquine-resistant (ANKA) strain of P berghei was inoculated intraperitoneally into Swiss albino mice. Mice were treated orally for 4 consecutive days, before and after inoculation (prophylactic, suppressive, and curative models) with graded doses of the plant extracts with Artemether-Lumefantrine (Coartem) as… CONTINUE READING

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 30 REFERENCES

Antimicrobial activities of leaf and stem bark extracts of Blighia sapida

PM Ubulom, CE Udobi, E Akpabio
  • J Plant Stud
  • 2013