African Journal of
Environmental Science and Technology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Environ. Sci. Technol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0786
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJEST
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 1087

Full Length Research Paper

Essential and potentially toxic trace elements in selected antimalarial plants: A pilot study in Kilembe copper mine catchment, Kasese District, Uganda

Sarah Namara
  • Sarah Namara
  • Department of Environmental Management, Makerere University, P. O. Box 7062, Kampala, Uganda.
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Abraham R. Mwesigye
  • Abraham R. Mwesigye
  • Department of Forestry, Biodiversity and Tourism, Makerere University P. O. Box 7062, Kampala, Uganda.
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Esther Katuura
  • Esther Katuura
  • Department of Plant Sciences, Microbiology and Biotechnology, Makerere University P. O. Box 7062, Kampala, Uganda.
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  •  Received: 20 May 2022
  •  Accepted: 21 September 2022
  •  Published: 31 October 2022

How to cite this article

APA /
Namara, S., Mwesigye, A. R., & Katuura, E. (2022). Essential and potentially toxic trace elements in selected antimalarial plants: A pilot study in Kilembe copper mine catchment, Kasese District, Uganda. African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology , 16(10), 355-362.
Chicago /
Sarah Namara, Abraham R. Mwesigye and Esther Katuura. "Essential and potentially toxic trace elements in selected antimalarial plants: A pilot study in Kilembe copper mine catchment, Kasese District, Uganda." African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology 16, no. 10 (2022): 355-362.
MLA /
Sarah Namara, Abraham R. Mwesigye and Esther Katuura. "Essential and potentially toxic trace elements in selected antimalarial plants: A pilot study in Kilembe copper mine catchment, Kasese District, Uganda." African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology 16.10 (2022): 355-362.