The Journal of Medicinal Plants for Economic Development is dedicated to the dissemination of research information on the use of plants and plant products for economic and social development especially in the developing world. It publishes original research papers, critical reviews and communications on the latest developments in phytomedicine with strong emphasis on originality and scientific quality. View our Editorial Team.

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Original Research

Gibberellic acid influences growth indices and biochemical parameters in micropropagated Ocimum gratissimum L. explants  
Muyibat M. Olaitan, George Mangse, Chukwuma C. Ogbaga, Taofik O. Uthman
26 July 2022

Review Article

Sociocultural relevance of the bottle gourd and selected species of Cucurbitaceae family in West Africa  
Olufunke O. Fajinmi, Olaoluwa O. Olarewaju, Georgina D. Arthur, Roger M. Coopoosamy, Kuben Naidoo
22 July 2022

Review Article

A review of the role of the Cucurbitaceae family in food security in West Africa  
Olufunke O. Fajinmi, Olaoluwa O. Olarewaju, Georgina D. Arthur, Kuben Naidoo, Roger M. Coopoosamy
28 June 2022

Original Research

Phytochemical composition and chemical profiling of extracts of Cordia grandicalyx Oberm  
Mildred A. Chauke, Motetelo A. Mogale, Ladislaus K. Mdee, Leshweni J. Shai
24 June 2022

Original Research

Evaluating the effect of 40% and 0% shading levels on the secondary metabolites, antifungal and anti-insect activities of extracts of Allium porrum cultivated hydroponically under greenhouse conditions  
Bulelwa Ntobela, Oluwafemi O. Oguntibeju, Fanie Rautenbach, Ninon G. Etsassala, Enoch A. Akinpelu, Felix Nchu
10 May 2022

Review Article

A review of the relevance of bottle gourd in Eastern and Southern African traditional music, and social life  
Olufunke O. Fajinmi, Olaoluwa O. Olarewaju, Georgina D. Arthur, Roger M. Coopoosamy, Kuben Naidoo
28 April 2022

Original Research

Isolation and antioxidant activity of 5-methyldihydroflavasperone from ethanol leaf extract of Guiera senegalensis JF Gmel  
Mosa E.O. Ahmed, Jeremiah Senabe, Ewura S. Yahaya, Gerda Fouche, Paul Steenkamp, Vanessa Steenkamp
28 February 2022

Original Research

Antistaphylococcal effects of alcoholic extracts of Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schum and Thonn.) (Taub.) against multidrug methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus  
Morenike O. Adeoye-Isijola, Kubendran K. Naidoo, Roger M. Coopoosamy, Olufunmiso O. Olajuyigbe
12 January 2022

Original Research

Gas chromatography-mass spectrometry chemical profile investigation and biological activities of ethylacetate fraction of Baobab (Adansonia digitata L.) pulp used in the treatment of urinary tract infections  
Kehinde O. Fagbemi, Daniel A. Aina, Roger M. Coopoosamy, Olufunmiso O. Olajuyigbe
11 January 2022

Table of Contents

Table of Contents Vol 5, No 1 (2021)  
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30 December 2021
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