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The kill kinetics of Ximenia caffra sond. (Olacaceae) extracts against selected bacteria and fungi
(African Journals Online, 2004)
Bacteria are tested against antibiotics because of the resistance these bacteria show against known anti-microbial agents. Similar tests are done on plant extracts and isolated plant compounds. In this study, crude extracts ...
Susceptibility of Helicobacter pylori and Candida spp. to the east African plant Terminalia spinosa.
Trees of the genus Terminalia have long been used in the traditional medicine of Kenya (East Africa). In an ethnopharmacological approach, extracts of the stem bark of Terminalia spinosa were investigated for antibacterial ...
Airborne Volatiles from Melinis minutiflora P. Beauv., a Non-Host Plant of the Spotted Stem Borer
(Journal of Essential Oil Research, 2011-12-08)
Airborne volatiles released by Melinis minutiflora P. Beauv., a non-host plant of the spotted stem borer, Chilo partellus (Swinhoe), were trapped from the live plant by air entrainment into porous polymer Porapak Q and ...
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(Georg Thieme Verlag Stuttgart, 2014)
Phytochemical Screening of Tanzanian Medicinal Plants. I.
To evaluate traditional medicine, which is an important part of the health-care system in Tanzania, three different regions, Coast, Morogoro and Kilimanjaro were surveyed for the herbs used by traditional healers. For each ...
Adulticidal activity and Toxicity of Extractives from Teclea Trichocarpa against Adult Maize Weevil (Sitophilus Zeamais)
(Annals. Food Science and Technology Volume 13, Issue 2, 2012, 2012)
With a growing world population and increased affluence leading to demand for more and higher quality foods, and given environmental problems such as soil degradation, water scarcity, and biodiversity loss, new and ...
Antimalarial Activity of Some Plants Traditionally Used in Meru District of Kenya.
(Centre for Traditional Medicine and Drug Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute., 2007-09)
Ten plant extracts commonly used by the Meru community of Kenya were evaluated for the in vitro antiplasmodial, in vivo antimalarial, cytotoxicity and animal toxicity activities. The water and methanol extracts of Ludwigia ...
Traditional Healers and Health Care Delivery in Tanzania.
(Tropical Doctor, 1982-07)
Holter Monitoring in Chronic Renal Failure Before & During Dialysis.
(The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India, 1994)
Holter monitoring was done prospectively in 50 adult patients of chronic renal failure (CRF) before and during haemodialysis. Frequent premature ventricular contractions (PVC's) were present in 3 (6%), all during dialysis ...