African Journal of
Plant Science

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Plant Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0824
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPS
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 762

Full Length Research Paper

Acute toxicity effects of dichloromethane fraction of ethanol extract of stem bark of Piliostigma reticulatum on rats

Kassim DOSSO*
  • Kassim DOSSO*
  • Laboratory of Physiology, Pharmacology and Phytotherapy, UFR SN, University of Abobo-Adjamé, 02 BP 801 Abidjan 02, Côte d'Ivoire.
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Benoit Banga N?GUESSAN
  • Benoit Banga N?GUESSAN
  • Laboratory of Physiology, Pharmacology and Phytotherapy, UFR SN, University of Abobo-Adjamé, 02 BP 801 Abidjan 02, Côte d'Ivoire; Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Pharmacy, College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana, P.O Box KB 52, Korle-Bu, Accra, Ghana.
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Boua Narcisse GNANGORAN
  • Boua Narcisse GNANGORAN
  • Laboratory of Physiology, Pharmacology and Phytotherapy, UFR SN, University of Abobo-Adjamé, 02 BP 801 Abidjan 02, Côte d'Ivoire.
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Angoue Paul Yapo
  • Angoue Paul Yapo
  • Laboratory of Physiology, Pharmacology and Phytotherapy, UFR SN, University of Abobo-Adjamé, 02 BP 801 Abidjan 02, Côte d'Ivoire.
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  •  Received: 18 August 2013
  •  Accepted: 22 July 2014
  •  Published: 31 August 2014

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