Molluscicidal activity against Biomphalaria glabrata of Brazilian Cerrado medicinal plants.

@article{Bezerra2002MolluscicidalAA,
  title={Molluscicidal activity against Biomphalaria glabrata of Brazilian Cerrado medicinal plants.},
  author={Jos{\'e} Clecildo Barreto Bezerra and Igor Silva and Heleno Dias Ferreira and Pedro Henrique Ferri and Suzana Costa Santos},
  journal={Fitoterapia},
  year={2002},
  volume={73 5},
  pages={428-30}
}
Alcoholic extracts of six Brazilian Cerrado medicinal plants were evaluated for their molluscicidal activity against Biomphalaria glabrata, intermediate host of schistosomiasis. Stryphnodendron polyphyllum bark extract, rich in condensed tannins, was the most promising as molluscicide. 

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