Experts and Doctors on trypanosoma brucei brucei in Nigeria

Summary

Locale: Nigeria
Topic: trypanosoma brucei brucei

Top Publications

  1. Adewunmi C, Agbedahunsi J, Adebajo A, Aladesanmi A, Murphy N, Wando J. Ethno-veterinary medicine: screening of Nigerian medicinal plants for trypanocidal properties. J Ethnopharmacol. 2001;77:19-24 pubmed
    ..71 and 246.8 indicating bright prospects for the development of some of these extracts as potential trypanocidal agents. ..
  2. Mbaya A, Aliyu M, Nwosu C, Taiwo V, Ibrahim U. Effects of melarsamine hydrochloride (Cymelarsan) and diminazene aceturate (Berenil) on the pathology of experimental Trypanosoma brucei infection in red fronted gazelles (Gazella rufifrons). Vet Parasitol. 2009;163:140-3 pubmed publisher
    ..3 and 0.6 mg/kg or diminazene aceturate (Berenil) at 7.0 mg/kg body weight ameliorated the deleterious effects of the infection in the gazelles. ..
  3. Omeje J, Anene B. Comparative serum biochemical changes induced by experimental infection of T. brucei and T. congolense in pigs. Vet Parasitol. 2012;190:368-74 pubmed publisher
    ..It was thus concluded that trypanosome infection in pigs could lead to some significant alterations in the serum biochemical values and that this was neither influenced by individual parasite species nor their mixed infection. ..
  4. Mbaya A, Nwosu C, Onyeyili P. Toxicity and anti-trypanosomal effects of ethanolic extract of Butyrospermum paradoxum (Sapotaceae) stem bark in rats infected with Trypanosoma brucei and Trypanosoma congolense. J Ethnopharmacol. 2007;111:526-30 pubmed
    ..The results suggest that the folkloric medicinal application of the extracts of Butyrospermum paradoxum has a pharmacological basis...
  5. Mbaya A, Nwosu C, Kumshe H. Genital lesions in male red fronted gazelles (Gazella rufifrons) experimentally infected with Trypanosoma brucei and the effect of melarsamine hydrochloride (Cymelarsan®) and diminazene aceturate (Berenil®) in its treatment. Theriogenology. 2011;76:721-8 pubmed publisher
    ..3 and 0.6 mg/kg body weight or diminazene aceturate (Berenil®) at 7.0 mg/kg body weight may prevent such effects. ..