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- Martins, Gioconda M.A.B., et al. Show all 15 Authors
- Food and chemical toxicology 2018 v.119 pp. 275-280
- Leishmania braziliensis; Psidium brownianum; Psidium guajava; Trypanosoma cruzi; antiparasitic agents; cytotoxicity; death; fibroblasts; guavas; leaves; mortality; promastigotes; therapeutics; toxicity testing
- ... In the search for new therapeutic agents against neglected diseases, both aqueous and hydroethanolic extracts from Psidium guajava L. and P. brownianum Mart ex DC leaves were investigated regarding their antiparasitic effect and cytotoxic potential. The extracts were tested at three concentrations (250, 500 and 1000 μg/mL) against Trypanosoma cruzi epimastigote forms (Chagas, 1909), Leishmania bra ...