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Dr Geoffrey Rukunga

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    1. Gathirwa JW, Rukunga GM, Mwitari PG, Mwikwabe NM, Kimani CW, Muthaura CN, Kiboi DM, Nyangacha RM, Omar SA. Traditional herbal antimalarial therapy in Kilifi district, Kenya. J Ethnopharmacol. 2011 Mar 24; 134(2):434-42. PMID: 21211554.
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    2. Muthaura CN, Keriko JM, Derese S, Yenesew A, Rukunga GM. Investigation of some medicinal plants traditionally used for treatment of malaria in Kenya as potential sources of antimalarial drugs. Exp Parasitol. 2011 Mar; 127(3):609-26. PMID: 21095187.
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    3. Githinji EK, Irungu LW, Tonui WK, Rukunga GM, Mutai C, Muthaura CN, Lugalia R, Gikandi G, Wainaina CW, Ingonga JM, Wanjoya A. In vitro effects of Warburgia ugandensis, Psiadia punctulata and Chasmanthera dependens on Leishmania major promastigotes. Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 2010 Apr 03; 7(3):264-75. PMID: 21461155; PMCID: PMC3025625.
    4. Irungu B, Kiboi D, Langat B, Rukunga G, Wittlin S, Nzila A. Methotrexate and aminopterin lack in vivo antimalarial activity against murine malaria species. Exp Parasitol. 2009 Oct; 123(2):118-21. PMID: 19527714.
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    5. Kiboi DM, Irungu BN, Langat B, Wittlin S, Brun R, Chollet J, Abiodun O, Nganga JK, Nyambati VC, Rukunga GM, Bell A, Nzila A. Plasmodium berghei ANKA: selection of resistance to piperaquine and lumefantrine in a mouse model. Exp Parasitol. 2009 Jul; 122(3):196-202. PMID: 19318094; PMCID: PMC2691925.
    6. Ngure PK, Ng'ang'a Z, Ingonga J, Rukunga G, Tonui WK. In vivo efficacy of oral and intraperitoneal administration of extracts of Warburgia ugandensis (Canellaceae) in experimental treatment of Old World cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by Leishmania major. Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 2009 Mar 07; 6(2):207-12. PMID: 20209014; PMCID: PMC2816567.
    7. Kigondu EV, Rukunga GM, Keriko JM, Tonui WK, Gathirwa JW, Kirira PG, Irungu B, Ingonga JM, Ndiege IO. Anti-parasitic activity and cytotoxicity of selected medicinal plants from Kenya. J Ethnopharmacol. 2009 Jun 25; 123(3):504-9. PMID: 19501282.
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    8. Rukunga GM, Gathirwa JW, Omar SA, Muregi FW, Muthaura CN, Kirira PG, Mungai GM, Kofi-Tsekpo WM. Anti-plasmodial activity of the extracts of some Kenyan medicinal plants. J Ethnopharmacol. 2009 Jan 21; 121(2):282-5. PMID: 19041710.
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    9. Mutai C, Bii C, Rukunga G, Ondicho J, Mwitari P, Abatis D, Vagias C, Roussis V, Kirui J. Antimicrobial activity of pentacyclic triterpenes isolated from Acacia mellifera. Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 2008 Oct 25; 6(1):42-8. PMID: 20162040; PMCID: PMC2816522.
    10. Rukunga GM, Muregi FW, Omar SA, Gathirwa JW, Muthaura CN, Peter MG, Heydenreich M, Mungai GM. Anti-plasmodial activity of the extracts and two sesquiterpenes from Cyperus articulatus. Fitoterapia. 2008 Apr; 79(3):188-90. PMID: 18234452.
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    11. Mutai C, Rukunga G, Vagias C, Roussis V. In vivo screening of antimalarial activity of Acacia mellifera (Benth) (Leguminosae) on Plasmodium berghei in mice. Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 2007 Oct 27; 5(1):46-50. PMID: 20162054; PMCID: PMC2816603.
    12. Gathirwa JW, Rukunga GM, Njagi EN, Omar SA, Mwitari PG, Guantai AN, Tolo FM, Kimani CW, Muthaura CN, Kirira PG, Ndunda TN, Amalemba G, Mungai GM, Ndiege IO. The in vitro anti-plasmodial and in vivo anti-malarial efficacy of combinations of some medicinal plants used traditionally for treatment of malaria by the Meru community in Kenya. J Ethnopharmacol. 2008 Jan 17; 115(2):223-31. PMID: 18065175.
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    13. Muthaura CN, Rukunga GM, Chhabra SC, Omar SA, Guantai AN, Gathirwa JW, Tolo FM, Mwitari PG, Keter LK, Kirira PG, Kimani CW, Mungai GM, Njagi EN. Antimalarial activity of some plants traditionally used in Meru district of Kenya. Phytother Res. 2007 Sep; 21(9):860-7. PMID: 17486688.
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    14. Muthaura CN, Rukunga GM, Chhabra SC, Mungai GM, Njagi EN. Traditional antimalarial phytotherapy remedies used by the Kwale community of the Kenyan Coast. J Ethnopharmacol. 2007 Dec 03; 114(3):377-86. PMID: 17904318.
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    15. Rukunga GM, Muregi FW, Tolo FM, Omar SA, Mwitari P, Muthaura CN, Omlin F, Lwande W, Hassanali A, Githure J, Iraqi FW, Mungai GM, Kraus W, Kofi-Tsekpo WM. The antiplasmodial activity of spermine alkaloids isolated from Albizia gummifera. Fitoterapia. 2007 Dec; 78(7-8):455-9. PMID: 17601685.
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    16. Muthaura CN, Rukunga GM, Chhabra SC, Omar SA, Guantai AN, Gathirwa JW, Tolo FM, Mwitari PG, Keter LK, Kirira PG, Kimani CW, Mungai GM, Njagi EN. Antimalarial activity of some plants traditionally used in treatment of malaria in Kwale district of Kenya. J Ethnopharmacol. 2007 Jul 25; 112(3):545-51. PMID: 17572031.
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    17. Kirira PG, Rukunga GM, Wanyonyi AW, Muthaura CN, Mungai GM, Machocho AK, Ndiege IO. Tigliane diterpenoids from the stem bark of Neoboutonia macrocalyx. J Nat Prod. 2007 May; 70(5):842-5. PMID: 17381153.
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    18. Orwa JA, Mwitari PG, Matu EN, Rukunga GM. Traditional healers and the management of malaria in Kisumu district, Kenya. East Afr Med J. 2007 Feb; 84(2):51-5. PMID: 17598665.
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    19. Kirira PG, Rukunga GM, Wanyonyi AW, Muregi FM, Gathirwa JW, Muthaura CN, Omar SA, Tolo F, Mungai GM, Ndiege IO. Anti-plasmodial activity and toxicity of extracts of plants used in traditional malaria therapy in Meru and Kilifi Districts of Kenya. J Ethnopharmacol. 2006 Jul 19; 106(3):403-7. PMID: 16530996.
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    20. Fotie J, Bohle DS, Leimanis ML, Georges E, Rukunga G, Nkengfack AE. Lupeol long-chain fatty acid esters with antimalarial activity from Holarrhena floribunda. J Nat Prod. 2006 Jan; 69(1):62-7. PMID: 16441070.
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    21. Tolo FM, Rukunga GM, Muli FW, Njagi EN, Njue W, Kumon K, Mungai GM, Muthaura CN, Muli JM, Keter LK, Oishi E, Kofi-Tsekpo MW. Anti-viral activity of the extracts of a Kenyan medicinal plant Carissa edulis against herpes simplex virus. J Ethnopharmacol. 2006 Mar 08; 104(1-2):92-9. PMID: 16198524.
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    22. Orwa JA, Keter LK, Ouko SP, Kibwage IO, Rukunga GM. Influence of manufacturing practices on quality of pharmaceutical products manufactured in Kenya. East Afr Med J. 2004 Jun; 81(6):287-92. PMID: 16167675.
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    23. Fotie J, Nkengfack AE, Rukunga G, Tolo F, Peter MG, Heydenreich M, Fomum ZT. In-vivo antimalarial activity of some oxygenated xanthones. Ann Trop Med Parasitol. 2003 Oct; 97(7):683-8. PMID: 14613627.
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    24. Rukunga GM, Kofi-Tsekpo MW, Kurokawa M, Kageyama S, Mungai GM, Muli JM, Tolo FM, Kibaya RM, Muthaura CN, Kanyara JN, Tukei PM, Shiraki K. Evaluation of the HIV-1 reverse transcriptase inhibitory properties of extracts from some medicinal plants in Kenya. Afr J Health Sci. 2002 Jan-Jun; 9(1-2):81-90. PMID: 17298148.
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    25. Rukunga GM, Waterman PG. Triterpenes of Albizia versicolor and Albizia schimperana stem barks. Fitoterapia. 2001 Feb; 72(2):188-90. PMID: 11223234.
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    26. Rukunga GM, Waterman PG. A new oleanane glycoside from the stem bark of Albizia gummifera. Fitoterapia. 2001 Feb; 72(2):140-5. PMID: 11223223.
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    27. Kofi-Tsekpo MW, Rukunga GM, Kurokawa M, Kageyama S, Mungai GM, Muli JM, Tolo FM, Kibaya RM, Muthaura CN, Kanyara JN, Tukei PM, Shiraki K. An in vitro evaluation of extracts from some medicinal plants in Kenya against herpes simplex virus. Afr J Health Sci. 2001 Jan-Jun; 8(1-2):61-9. PMID: 17650049.
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    28. Rukunga GM, Waterman PG. New macrocyclic spermine (budmunchiamine) alkaloids from Albizia gummifera: with some observations on the structure--activity relationships of the budmunchiamines. J Nat Prod. 1996 Sep; 59(9):850-3. PMID: 8864238.
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    29. Orulla AV, Rukunga GM, Chege GM, Kiarie F, Muthaura CN, Githure JI, Kofi-Tsekpo WM. Antimalarial activity of fractions isolated from Albizia gummifera and Aspilia mossambicensis crude extracts. Afr J Health Sci. 1996 May; 3(2):44-6. PMID: 17451297.
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