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Efficacy of aqueous plant extract in disinfecting water of different physicochemical properties
(IWA Publishing, 2015)
This study explored the possibility of disinfecting water using aqueous extract of medicinal plants. Seven medicinal plants used by Samburu herbalists for the treatment of stomach illnesses were investigated for water ...
Use of ethnobotanical criteria for conservation assessment of plants used for respiratory diseases in Lake Victoria region, Tanzania
(Academic Journals, 2011-10)
The focus of the paper was to use an ethnobotanical approach to identify for conservation, priority medicinal plants used for respiratory diseases in Lake Victoria region of Tanzania. Recent incidences of respiratory ...
Ethnobotanical Identification and Anti-microbial Evaluation of Some Anti- Diarrhoreal Plants Used by the Samburu Community, K enya
(Malaysian Society for Microbiology, 2012)
Aims: The anti bacterial effect of some selected Samburu medicinal plants were evaluated on bacterial strains like Staphylococcus aureus-ATCC 20591, Bacillus subtillis-local isolate, Salmonella typhi-ATCC 2202, Escherichia ...
Indigenous knowledge of communities around Lake Victoria Basin regarding treatment and management of tuberculosis using medicinal plants
(International Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences, 2014-01)
This survey was aimed to determine the indigenous knowledge of communities around Lake Victoria Region regarding the treatment and management of Tuberculosis. Opinion leaders suggested the names and locations of known ...
In vitro antimicrobial and preliminary phytochemical screening of some Samburu Anti‐diarrhoeal medicinal plants ‐ Kenya
(South Asian Journal of Experimental Biology, 2012)
The antimicrobial effect of some selected Samburu medicinal plants was evaluated on bacterial strains like Staphylococcus aureus ‐ ATCC 20591, Bacillus subtillis ‐ Local isolate, Salmonella typhi‐ATCC 2202, Escherichia ...