Holothuria leucospilota Extract Induces Apoptosis in Leishmania major Promastigotes

Background: The present study aimed to survey antileishmanial activity of methanolic Holothuria leucospilota extract against Leishmania major promastigotes in vitro. Methods: Promastigotes were cultured in RPMI 1640 and after reaching the stationary phase, the study was conducted with different co...

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Main Authors: Masoud FOROUTAN-RAD, Shahram KHADEMVATAN, Jasem SAKI, Mahmoud HASHEMITABAR
Format: Article
Published: Tehran University of Medical Sciences 2016-12-01
Series:Iranian Journal of Parasitology
Online Access:https://ijpa.tums.ac.ir/index.php/ijpa/article/view/1204