M J Moshi


Affiliation: Dar es Salaam
Country: Tanzania


  1. Moshi M, Otieno D, Mbabazi P, Weisheit A. Ethnomedicine of the Kagera Region, north western Tanzania. Part 2: The medicinal plants used in Katoro Ward, Bukoba District. J Ethnobiol Ethnomed. 2010;6:19 pubmed publisher
    ..This study, the second in an ongoing series, reports on the medicinal plant species used in Katoro ward, Bukoba District, and tries to use the literature to establish proof of the therapeutic claims...
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    Moshi M, Innocent E, Magadula J, Otieno D, Weisheit A, Mbabazi P, et al. Brine shrimp toxicity of some plants used as traditional medicines in Kagera Region, north western Tanzania. Tanzan J Health Res. 2010;12:63-7 pubmed
    ..Picralima nitida and Rubus rigidus extracts are mildly toxic, but by comparison have a remote possibility to yield active anticancer compounds...
  3. Nondo R, Mbwambo Z, Kidukuli A, Innocent E, Mihale M, Erasto P, et al. Larvicidal, antimicrobial and brine shrimp activities of extracts from Cissampelos mucronata and Tephrosia villosa from coast region, Tanzania. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2011;11:33 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, extracts from the roots and aerial parts of C. mucronata and extracts from leaves, fruits, twigs and roots of T. villosa were evaluated for larvicidal activity, brine shrimps toxicity and antimicrobial activity...
  4. Nondo R, Moshi M, Erasto P, Masimba P, Machumi F, Kidukuli A, et al. Anti-plasmodial activity of Norcaesalpin D and extracts of four medicinal plants used traditionally for treatment of malaria. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2017;17:167 pubmed publisher
    ..schliebenii, H. pubescens, D. melleri and C. bonducella reported in this study requires further attention for the discovery of antimalarial lead compounds for future drug development. ..