Victor Kuete

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Laurentixanthones A and B, antimicrobial xanthones from Vismia laurentii
    Jean Robert Nguemeving
    Department of Organic Chemistry, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Phytochemistry 67:1341-6. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Diospyrone, crassiflorone and plumbagin: three antimycobacterial and antigonorrhoeal naphthoquinones from two Diospyros spp
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Dschang, P O BOX 67, Dschang, Cameroon
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 34:322-5. 2009
  3. pmc Antibacterial Activities of Selected Cameroonian Plants and Their Synergistic Effects with Antibiotics against Bacteria Expressing MDR Phenotypes
    Stephen T Lacmata
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:623723. 2012
  4. pmc Cytotoxicity of Elaoephorbia drupifera and other Cameroonian medicinal plants against drug sensitive and multidrug resistant cancer cells
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biology, Institute of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Mainz, Staudinger Weg 5, Mainz 55128, Germany
    BMC Complement Altern Med 13:250. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Chemistry and pharmacology of 4-hydroxylonchocarpin: a review
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Chin J Integr Med 19:475-80. 2013
  6. pmc Antibacterial activities of the extracts, fractions and compounds from Dioscorea bulbifera
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, P, O, Box 67, Dschang, Cameroon
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:228. 2012
  7. pmc Antimicrobial activity of selected South African medicinal plants
    Trine R H Nielsen
    Department of Medicinal Chemistry Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:74. 2012
  8. pmc Cytotoxicity, anti-angiogenic, apoptotic effects and transcript profiling of a naturally occurring naphthyl butenone, guieranone A
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    Cell Div 7:16. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Isobavachalcone: an overview
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    Chin J Integr Med 18:543-7. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Toxicological evaluation of the hydroethanol extract of Tabernaemontana crassa (Apocynaceae) stem bark
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 130:470-6. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Laurentixanthones A and B, antimicrobial xanthones from Vismia laurentii
    Jean Robert Nguemeving
    Department of Organic Chemistry, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Phytochemistry 67:1341-6. 2006
    ..The structures of compounds were established by means of spectroscopic methods. Furthermore, the compounds were screened for antimicrobial activities in vitro...
  2. ncbi request reprint Diospyrone, crassiflorone and plumbagin: three antimycobacterial and antigonorrhoeal naphthoquinones from two Diospyros spp
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Dschang, P O BOX 67, Dschang, Cameroon
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 34:322-5. 2009
    ..The overall results of this work provide evidence that the studied plant extracts (diospyrone, crassiflorone and plumbagin) might be potential sources of new antimicrobial drugs against tuberculosis and gonorrhoea...
  3. pmc Antibacterial Activities of Selected Cameroonian Plants and Their Synergistic Effects with Antibiotics against Bacteria Expressing MDR Phenotypes
    Stephen T Lacmata
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:623723. 2012
    ..nitida, G. lucida and G. kola could be used alone or in association with common antibiotics in the fight of bacterial infections involving MDR strains...
  4. pmc Cytotoxicity of Elaoephorbia drupifera and other Cameroonian medicinal plants against drug sensitive and multidrug resistant cancer cells
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biology, Institute of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Mainz, Staudinger Weg 5, Mainz 55128, Germany
    BMC Complement Altern Med 13:250. 2013
    ..The present work was therefore designed to evaluate the cytotoxicity of the methanol extracts of twenty-two Cameroonian medicinal plants against sensitive and MDR cancer cell lines...
  5. doi request reprint Chemistry and pharmacology of 4-hydroxylonchocarpin: a review
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Chin J Integr Med 19:475-80. 2013
    ..The hemisynthesis of the compound has been described. The present review was undertaken to bring out together the knowledge on LCP, and can serve as the start point for future research and valorization accomplishments...
  6. pmc Antibacterial activities of the extracts, fractions and compounds from Dioscorea bulbifera
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, P, O, Box 67, Dschang, Cameroon
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:228. 2012
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  7. pmc Antimicrobial activity of selected South African medicinal plants
    Trine R H Nielsen
    Department of Medicinal Chemistry Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:74. 2012
    ..In the present study, twelve South African medicinal plants were selected and tested for their antimicrobial activities against eight microbial species belonging to fungi, Mycobacteria, Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria...
  8. pmc Cytotoxicity, anti-angiogenic, apoptotic effects and transcript profiling of a naturally occurring naphthyl butenone, guieranone A
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    Cell Div 7:16. 2012
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  9. doi request reprint Isobavachalcone: an overview
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    Chin J Integr Med 18:543-7. 2012
    ..The compound was isolated from plant families, mostly Moraceae and Fabaceae. This review brings out together the knowledge on IBC, and can serve as the start point for future research and valorization accomplishments...
  10. ncbi request reprint Toxicological evaluation of the hydroethanol extract of Tabernaemontana crassa (Apocynaceae) stem bark
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 130:470-6. 2010
    ..Tabernaemontana crassa Benth. is a medicinal plant widely used in Cameroon folk medicine to treat a variety of affections. This study was aimed at evaluating its toxicological profile...
  11. doi request reprint Evaluation of flavonoids from Dorstenia barteri for their antimycobacterial, antigonorrheal and anti-reverse transcriptase activities
    V Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, P O BOX 67, Dschang, Cameroon
    Acta Trop 116:100-4. 2010
    ..barteri could be potential sources of new antimicrobial drug against tuberculosis (TB), gonorrhea and probably the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome...
  12. doi request reprint Antimicrobial activity of the methanolic extract and compounds from the stem bark of Drypetes tessmanniana
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, P O BOX 67, Dschang, Cameroon
    Chin J Integr Med 16:337-43. 2010
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  13. pmc Antimicrobial activities of the methanol extract, fractions and compounds from Ficus polita Vahl. (Moraceae)
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Cameroon
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:6. 2011
    ..polita (FPR), as well as that of its fractions (FPR1-5) and two of the eight isolated compounds, namely euphol-3-O-cinnamate (1) and (E)-3,5,4'-trihydroxy-stilbene-3,5-O-β-D-diglucopyranoside (8)...
  14. doi request reprint Antimicrobial activities of the CH2Cl2-CH3OH (1:1) extracts and compounds from the roots and fruits of Pycnanthus angolensis (Myristicaceae)
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    Nat Prod Res 25:432-43. 2011
    ..The overall results provided evidence that P. angolensis and some of its components might be potential sources of antimicrobial drugs against tuberculosis, bacterial and fungal diseases...
  15. pmc Antimicrobial activities of the methanol extract and compounds from Artocarpus communis (Moraceae)
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Cameroon
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:42. 2011
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  16. doi request reprint Antioxidant, antitumor and antimicrobial activities of the crude extract and compounds of the root bark of Allanblackia floribunda
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Dschang, Cameroon
    Pharm Biol 49:57-65. 2011
    ..Allanblackia floribunda Oliver (Guttiferae) is an African medicinal plant used traditionally to treat a variety of ailments...
  17. doi request reprint Potential of Cameroonian plants and derived products against microbial infections: a review
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    Planta Med 76:1479-91. 2010
    ..However, much work is still to be done to standardize methods and cut-off points for describing the antimicrobial activity, and on the study of the mechanisms of action...
  18. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial activity of the methanolic extract and compounds from Morus mesozygia stem bark
    V Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Dschang, P O BOX 67, Dschang, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 124:551-5. 2009
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  19. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial activity of the methanolic extract, fractions and compounds from the stem bark of Irvingia gabonensis (Ixonanthaceae)
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, BP 812, Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 114:54-60. 2007
    ..22 microg/ml (4.26 microM) for compounds was recorded with compound 6 on Neisseria gonorrhoeae. The obtained results confirmed the use of Irvingia gabonensis in the treatment of bacterial and fungal infections...
  20. ncbi request reprint Antitumor, antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of Bersama engleriana (Melianthaceae)
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, BP 812 Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 115:494-501. 2008
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  21. doi request reprint Antimicrobial activity of the crude extracts and compounds from Ficus chlamydocarpa and Ficus cordata (Moraceae)
    V Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, P O BOX 67, Dschang, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 120:17-24. 2008
    ..FCB was found to be more active than FCR on most of the tested organisms. The results provided evidence that the studied plants extract, as well as some of the isolated compounds might be potential sources of new antimicrobial drug...
  22. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial activity of the crude extract, fractions and compounds from stem bark of Ficus ovata (Moraceae)
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, B P 67 Dschang, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 124:556-61. 2009
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  23. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial activity of the methanolic extracts and compounds from Vismia laurentii De Wild (Guttiferae)
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812 Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 109:372-9. 2007
    ..These results provide promising baseline information for the potential use of these crude extracts as well as some of the isolated compounds in the treatment of bacterial and fungal infections...
  24. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial activity of the methanolic extract and of the chemical constituents isolated from Newbouldia laevis
    V Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Yaounde University I, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Pharmazie 62:552-6. 2007
    ..The results indicate a promising basis for the use of Newbouldia laevis and some of its active principles in the treatment of infectious diseases...
  25. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial activity of the methanolic extracts and compounds from Treculia obovoidea (Moraceae)
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812, Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 112:531-6. 2007
    ..The obtained results provide promising baseline information for the potential use of these crude extract as well as some of the isolated compounds in the treatment of bacterial and fungal infections...
  26. doi request reprint Cytotoxicity and mode of action of four naturally occuring flavonoids from the genus Dorstenia: gancaonin Q, 4-hydroxylonchocarpin, 6-prenylapigenin, and 6,8-diprenyleriodictyol
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Cameroon
    Planta Med 77:1984-9. 2011
    ..1 % inhibition). The results of the present work provide evidence of the cytotoxic potential of the four studied flavonoids and supportive data for further investigations...
  27. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial activity of the methanolic extract, fractions and four flavonoids from the twigs of Dorstenia angusticornis Engl. (Moraceae)
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812 Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 112:271-7. 2007
    ..1100 and OECD 401guideline showed that DAT was not toxic. Our findings provide a possible basis for the potential use of twigs from Dorstenia angusticornis in the treatment of infectious diseases...
  28. doi request reprint Antimicrobial activity of the crude extracts and five flavonoids from the twigs of Dorstenia barteri (Moraceae)
    Armelle Tsafack Mbaveng
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, B P 812 Yaoundé, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 116:483-9. 2008
    ..The overall results provide promising baseline information for the potential use of the crude extracts from DBT as well as some of the isolated compounds in the treatment of bacterial and fungal infections...
  29. pmc Antibacterial and antibiotic-potentiation activities of the methanol extract of some cameroonian spices against Gram-negative multi-drug resistant phenotypes
    Igor K Voukeng
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, P, O, Box 67, Dschang, Cameroon, Africa
    BMC Res Notes 5:299. 2012
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  30. pmc Antimicrobial activities of the methanol extract and compounds from the twigs of Dorstenia mannii (Moraceae)
    Armelle T Mbaveng
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Cameroon
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:83. 2012
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  31. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of four Cameroonian medicinal plants for anticancer, antigonorrheal and antireverse transcriptase activities
    Armelle T Mbaveng
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, Cameroon
    Environ Toxicol Pharmacol 32:162-7. 2011
    ..Finally, the results of the present study provide baseline information for the use of B. engleriana, C. lusitanica, G. tessmanii, V. paradoxa...
  32. doi request reprint Antibacterial activity of selected Cameroonian dietary spices ethno-medically used against strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
    Emmanuel Mouafo Tekwu
    Laboratory for Tuberculosis Research, Biotechnology Centre, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, PO Box 812 Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 142:374-82. 2012
    ..Spices are largely used ethno-medically across Africa...
  33. doi request reprint Pycnanthulignenes A-D, antimicrobial cyclolignene derivatives from the roots of Pycnanthus angolensis
    Eric C N Nono
    Department of Organic Chemistry, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812 Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Nat Prod 73:213-6. 2010
    ..The structures of these compounds were established using spectroscopic methods. Compounds 1 and 3 showed significant antimicrobial activities against a panel of drug-resistant pathogens...
  34. pmc In vitro antibacterial and antibiotic-potentiation activities of four edible plants against multidrug-resistant gram-negative species
    Jaures A K Noumedem
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    BMC Complement Altern Med 13:190. 2013
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  35. ncbi request reprint Two new antimicrobial dimeric compounds: febrifuquinone, a vismione-anthraquinone coupled pigment and adamabianthrone, from two Psorospermum species
    Maurice Tsaffack
    Department of Organic Chemistry, TWAS Research Unit, Yaounde University I, Cameroon
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 57:1113-8. 2009
    ..Their structures were determined using modern spectroscopic methods including one and two dimensional-NMR techniques as well as MS. Compounds 1 and 2 showed significant antimicrobial activities against a wide range of bacteria and fungi...
  36. pmc Efflux pumps are involved in the defense of Gram-negative bacteria against the natural products isobavachalcone and diospyrone
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:1749-52. 2010
    ..The overall results indicate that isobavachalcone and diospyrone could be candidates for the development of new drugs against MDR strains and that their use in combination with efflux pump inhibitors reinforces their activity...
  37. doi request reprint A new fatty aldol ester from the aerial part of Mimosa invisa (Mimosaceae)
    Frédéric Nana
    Department of Organic Chemistry, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Nat Prod Res 26:1831-6. 2012
    ..The antimicrobial activities of the crude extract and compounds 1 and 9 were investigated against seven microbial species. The natural products showed moderate activities compared to that of the crude extract...
  38. doi request reprint Antibacterial activity and cytotoxicity of selected Egyptian medicinal plants
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    Planta Med 78:193-9. 2012
    ..hermonis and V. vinifera in the treatment of bacterial infections and jaeschkeanadiol p-hydroxybenzoate in the control of cancer diseases...
  39. pmc Antibacterial constituents of three Cameroonian medicinal plants: Garcinia nobilis, Oricia suaveolens and Balsamocitrus camerunensis
    Hugues Fouotsa
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde 1, Yaounde, Cameroon
    BMC Complement Altern Med 13:81. 2013
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  40. ncbi request reprint Coumestan glycosides from the stem bark of Cylicodiscus gabunensis
    Kazie Nchancho
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaoundi I, P O Box 812, Cameroon
    Nat Prod Commun 4:931-4. 2009
    ..Coumestoside C exhibited antimicrobial activity against Proteus vulgaris...
  41. pmc Antibacterial activities of selected Cameroonian spices and their synergistic effects with antibiotics against multidrug-resistant phenotypes
    Aimé G Fankam
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Cameroon
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:104. 2011
    ..The present study was designed to evaluate the antibacterial activities of the methanol extracts of eleven Cameroonian spices on a panel of twenty nine Gram negative bacteria including MDR strains...
  42. doi request reprint Cytotoxicity and modes of action of four naturally occuring benzophenones: 2,2',5,6'-tetrahydroxybenzophenone, guttiferone E, isogarcinol and isoxanthochymol
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biology, Institute of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Phytomedicine 20:528-36. 2013
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  43. pmc Anticancer activities of six selected natural compounds of some Cameroonian medicinal plants
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    PLoS ONE 6:e21762. 2011
    ..Compounds 1 and 2 were then tested in several other cancer cells and their possible mode of action were investigated...
  44. doi request reprint Cytotoxicity and antimicrobial activity of the methanol extract and compounds from Polygonum limbatum
    Jean P Dzoyem
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    Planta Med 78:787-92. 2012
    ..The overall results of the present study provided baseline information for the possible use of Polygonum limbatum as well as some of the isolated compounds for the control of cancer diseases and mostly leukemia...
  45. ncbi request reprint Antibacterial and antibiotic-potentiation activities of some Cameroonian food plants against multi-drug resistant gram-negative bacteria
    Simplice B Tankeo
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    Chin J Integr Med 20:546-54. 2014
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  46. pmc Antibacterial activities of the methanol extracts of ten Cameroonian vegetables against Gram-negative multidrug-resistant bacteria
    Jaures A K Noumedem
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, P O BOX 67, Dschang, Cameroon
    BMC Complement Altern Med 13:26. 2013
    ..This study was designed at evaluating the antibacterial activities of the methanol extracts of ten Cameroonian vegetables against a panel of twenty nine Gram negative bacteria including multi-drug resistant (MDR) strains...
  47. ncbi request reprint Newbouldiaquinone A: A naphthoquinone-anthraquinone ether coupled pigment, as a potential antimicrobial and antimalarial agent from Newbouldia laevis
    Kenneth Oben Eyong
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Yaounde University I, P O Box 812, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Phytochemistry 67:605-9. 2006
    ..Its antimicrobial activity against a wide range of microorganisms was 13- and 24-fold more active against Candida gabrata and Enterobacter aerogens than the reference antibiotics nystatin and gentamycin...
  48. doi request reprint Cytotoxicity and modes of action of three naturally occurring xanthones (8-hydroxycudraxanthone G, morusignin I and cudraxanthone I) against sensitive and multidrug-resistant cancer cell lines
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biology, Institute of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Mainz, Staudinger Weg 5, 55128 Mainz, Germany Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Cameroon
    Phytomedicine 21:315-22. 2014
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  49. ncbi request reprint Cytotoxicity and modes of action of five Cameroonian medicinal plants against multi-factorial drug resistance of tumor cells
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biology, Institute of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Mainz, Staudinger Weg 5, 55128 Mainz, Germany Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 153:207-19. 2014
    ..Possible modes of action were analyzed for two extracts from Beilschmiedia acuta and Polyscia fulva and alpha-hederin, the representative constituent of Polyscia fulva...
  50. ncbi request reprint Activity of three cytotoxic isoflavonoids from Erythrina excelsa and Erythrina senegalensis (neobavaisoflavone, sigmoidin H and isoneorautenol) toward multi-factorial drug resistant cancer cells
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biology, Institute of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Mainz, Staudinger Weg 5, 55128 Mainz, Germany Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Cameroon
    Phytomedicine 21:682-8. 2014
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  51. pmc Cytotoxic and antimicrobial activity of selected Cameroonian edible plants
    Jean Paul Dzoyem
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    BMC Complement Altern Med 13:78. 2013
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  52. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial activity of the methanolic extract from the stem bark of Tridesmostemon omphalocarpoides (Sapotaceae)
    V Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Yaounde I, Faculty of Science, P O Box 812, Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 104:5-11. 2006
    ..This was found to be non-toxic to the inbred Wistar rats treated per os. The results of this study suggested that the stem bark of this plant could be safely used in the treatment of some infectious diseases...
  53. doi request reprint Cytotoxicity of some Cameroonian spices and selected medicinal plant extracts
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 134:803-12. 2011
    ..Several medicinal plants and spices are used traditionally to treat cancers in Cameroon...
  54. doi request reprint Cytotoxicity and modes of action of four Cameroonian dietary spices ethno-medically used to treat cancers: Echinops giganteus, Xylopia aethiopica, Imperata cylindrica and Piper capense
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biology, Institute of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Mainz, Staudinger Weg 5, 55128 Mainz, Germany
    J Ethnopharmacol 149:245-53. 2013
    ..Echinops giganteus, Imperata cylindrica, Piper capense and Xylopia aethiopica are four medicinal spices used in Cameroon to treat cancers...
  55. pmc Antidiarrheal activity of extracts and compound from Trilepisium madagascariense stem bark
    Gerald Ngo Teke
    Laboratory of Microbiology and Antimicrobial Substances, Faculty of Sciences, University of Dschang, PO Box 67 Dschang, Cameroon
    Indian J Pharmacol 42:157-63. 2010
    ..The present study was performed to evaluate the preventive and curative antidiarrheal effects of the methanol extract, fractions and compound from the stem bark of Trilepisium madagascariense in rats...
  56. ncbi request reprint In Vitro and In Vivo antifungal activities of selected Cameroonian dietary spices
    Jean Paul Dzoyem
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, P, O, Box 67, Dschang, Cameroon
    BMC Complement Altern Med 14:58. 2014
    ..The present work was designed to assess the antifungal properties of extracts from spices used in Cameroonian dietary...
  57. doi request reprint Pharmacogenomics of Cameroonian traditional herbal medicine for cancer therapy
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, P O BOX 67, Dschang, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 137:752-66. 2011
    ..Ethnopharmacological usages such as immune and skin disorders, inflammatory, and others chould be considered when selecting plants used to treat cancer, since these reflect disease states bearing relevance to cancer or a cancer symptoms...
  58. pmc Cameroonian medicinal plants: pharmacology and derived natural products
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang Dschang, Cameroon
    Front Pharmacol 1:123. 2010
    ..However, much work is still to be done to standardize methodologies and to study the mechanisms of action of isolated natural products...
  59. ncbi request reprint Xanthones from Garcinia smeathmannii (Oliver) and their antimicrobial activity
    Justin Komguem
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Phytochemistry 66:1713-7. 2005
    ..1,3,5-Trihydroxyxanthone and 1,5-dihydroxyxanthone were also obtained. The compounds showed only modest activity against a range of bacteria and yeasts...