Screening of ethnobotanically selected nigerian plants against plasmodium falciparum as a strategy for antiplasmodial lead identification
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in PSWC, Melbourne (Australia)
- Type: Presentation
- By: OKPAKO, Larry (University of Bradford, School of Pharmacy, Bradford, United Kingdom)
- Co-author(s): Wright, Colin (University of Bradford, Bradford, United Kingdom)
Background: Malaria affects hundreds of millions of people worldwide and equally claims hundreds of thousands of lives each year. With the current spread of drug resistance to standard antimalarial drugs like chloroquine and the emergence of artemisinin-resistant parasites, new antimalarial drugs and formulations are urgently needed. Aims: An.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.