Susceptibility of Leishmania major to Veronica persica Poir. extracts - In vitro and in vivo assays.

  title={Susceptibility of Leishmania major to Veronica persica Poir. extracts - In vitro and in vivo assays.},
  author={J. Sharifi-Rad and A. Roointan and W. Setzer and M. Sharifi-Rad and M. Iriti and B. Salehi},
  journal={Cellular and molecular biology},
  volume={64 8},
Leishmania major is an intracellular parasite generally responsible for cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL), one of the most encountered skin diseases especially in Pakistan, Iran, Iraq, and Saudi Arabia. Current treatment options are not ideal, due to unwanted side effects and increasing resistance and availability is often limited in developing countries. Medicinal plants continue to attract attention because of their beneficial effects in the prevention or/and accelerating the healing process of… Expand
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