Journal of Diseases and Medicinal Plants

Volume 7, Issue 3, September 2021

  • Hand Book of Common Ethiopian Traditional Medicinal Plants: Their Parts and Uses for Human and Animal Treatments

    Melaku Tafese Awulachew

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, September 2021
    Pages: 48-60
    Received: Jun. 19, 2020
    Accepted: Sep. 03, 2020
    Published: Aug. 12, 2021
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    Abstract: Medicinal plants are very vital in their uses for medication, besides providing ecological, economic, and cultural services. Every human community responds to the challenge of maintaining health and treating diseases by developing a medical system based on indigenous theories, beliefs and experience that are handed down from generation to generatio... Show More
  • The Use and Management of Medicinal Plant by Shenasha People in Dibati District North West Ethiopia

    Abesh Birhanu Morka, Tena Regassa Duressa

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, September 2021
    Pages: 61-81
    Received: Jun. 30, 2021
    Accepted: Jul. 28, 2021
    Published: Aug. 23, 2021
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    Abstract: Traditional medicinal plant species documentation is very crucial in Ethiopia for biodiversity conservation, bioactive chemical extractions and indigenous knowledge retention. An ethnobotanical study of the indigenes knowledge on medicinal plants by shinasha people in Dibati District, Northwest, Ethiopia, was conducted from October 2017 to Nomber 2... Show More
  • Cistus × Incanus L. Pandalis Is Highly Effective Against Delta Variant of SARS-CoV-2 in Vitro

    Jens-Martin Traeder

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, September 2021
    Pages: 82-86
    Received: Aug. 23, 2021
    Accepted: Sep. 03, 2021
    Published: Sep. 08, 2021
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    Abstract: Background: Recent studies have shown that a special extract from Cistus x incanus L. Pandalis (Cystus Pandalis® extract) has proven to be effective against SARS-CoV-2 in vitro and it is likely that the extract shows to be effective against other new variants of SARS-CoV-2 like the “Indian” Delta-Variety as well. Methods: In order to verify our cla... Show More