In vivo anti-inflammatory activity of Alchornea cordifolia (Schumach. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg. (Euphorbiaceae).

@article{Manga2004InVA,
  title={In vivo anti-inflammatory activity of Alchornea cordifolia (Schumach. \& Thonn.) M{\"u}ll. Arg. (Euphorbiaceae).},
  author={H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Mavar Manga and Dejand Brkic and Daniel E.P. Marie and Jo{\"e}lle Quetin-Leclercq},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2004},
  volume={92 2-3},
  pages={
          209-14
        }
}

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