Volume 10 Supplement 1

Natural products for the control of malaria


Edited by Hagai Ginsburg

Publication of this supplement has been made possible by contributions from Africa Network for Drugs & Diagnostics Innovation (ANDI), Department of Primary Health Care at University of Oxford, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD), MMV and University of Cape Town (UCT).

  1. Reviews

    Do ethnobotanical and laboratory data predict clinical safety and efficacy of anti-malarial plants?

    Over 1200 plant species are reported in ethnobotanical studies for the treatment of malaria and fevers, so it is important to prioritize plants for further development of anti-malarials.

    Merlin Willcox, Françoise Benoit-Vical, Dennis Fowler, Geneviève Bourdy, Gemma Burford, Sergio Giani, Rocky Graziose, Peter Houghton, Milijaona Randrianarivelojosia and Philippe Rasoanaivo

    Malaria Journal 2011 10(Suppl 1):S7

    Published on: 15 March 2011

  2. Reviews

    A “reverse pharmacology” approach for developing an anti-malarial phytomedicine

    A “reverse pharmacology” approach to developing an anti-malarial phytomedicine was designed and implemented in Mali, resulting in a new standardized herbal anti-malarial after six years of research. The first ...

    Merlin L Willcox, Bertrand Graz, Jacques Falquet, Chiaka Diakite, Sergio Giani and Drissa Diallo

    Malaria Journal 2011 10(Suppl 1):S8

    Published on: 15 March 2011