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Anti-plasmodial activity of the extracts of some Kenyan medicinal plants.
(J Ethnopharmacol, 2009-01)
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE: The spread of drug resistant Plasmodium falciparum strains necessitates search for alternative newer drugs for use against malaria. Medicinal plants used traditionally in preparation of ...
Novel Rational Drug Design Strategies with Potential to Revolutionize Malaria Chemotherapy
(Bentham Science Publishers Ltd., 2011)
Efforts to develop an effective malaria vaccine are yet to be successful and thus chemotherapy remains the mainstay of malaria control strategy. Plasmodium falciparum, the parasite that causes about 90% of all global ...
Novel drug targets in malaria parasite with potential to yield antimalarial drugs with long useful therapeutic lives.
(Curr Pharm Des, 2012)
The status of chemotherapy as the main strategy in malaria control is rapidly being eroded by development of drug resistant Plasmodia, causing malaria to be dubbed a "re-emerging disease". To counter this misfortune, there ...