Noel Biodun Saliu

Noel Biodun Saliu
National Universities Commission · Academic Planning

Doctor of Philosophy

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Biochemical Toxicology

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Background: Luffa cylindrica is traditionally used as decoction to treat malaria in sub-Saharan Africa. Objective: This study investigated the antimalarial activity of leaf extracts of Luffa cylindrica in mice. Design: 500g pulverized dried leaves of L. cylindrica was extracted successively with water, n-hexane, ethylacetate and methanol and therea...
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Free radical and reactive oxygen species scavenging potentials of four solvent extracts of Luffa cylindrica leaf was evaluated in vitro. Leaves of L. cylindrica were extracted with distilled water (aqueous), methanol, ethylacetate, and hexane. The aqueous, methanolic and hexane extracts effectively scavenged 1, 1-diphenyl-2-picrylhydrazyl (DPPH) in...
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A study to investigate the ethnobotanical use of Luffa cylindrica (L.) Roem leaf in pain and fever relief was carried out. Methanolic extract was obtained from leaves of Luffa cylindrica and was subjected to phytochemical screening using standard procedure of Trease and Evans (1989). Analgesic effect of the plant was carried out by inducing pain in...

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