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Abubakar B Aliyu



  1. Aliyu A, Moodley B, Chenia H, Koorbanally N. Sesquiterpene lactones from the aerial parts of Vernonia blumeoides growing in Nigeria. Phytochemistry. 2015;111:163-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The crystal structure of 1 allowed the absolute configuration of the stereocentres in the molecule to be assigned. ..
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    Aliyu A, Musa A, Abdullahi M, Ibrahimi H, Oyewale A. Phytochemical screening and antibacterial activities of Vernonia ambigua, Vernonia blumeoides and Vernonia oocephala (Asteraceae). Acta Pol Pharm. 2011;68:67-73 pubmed
    ..The overall results indicate that the extracts/fractions are potent antibacterial preparations at least in vitro. This lends credence to the use of these plants for the treatment of various infectious diseases. ..