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TitlePhytochemical study of Rhoicissus tomentosa.
AuthorNqolo, Nandipha Lucia.
Subject Anti-fungal
Subject Anti-inflammatory
Subject Anti-microbial
Subject Anti-oxidants
Subject Medicinal plants
Subject Phytoalexin
Subject Pregnancy
Subject Resveratrol
Subject Rhoicissus
Subject Rhoicissus tomentosa
Subject South Africa
Subject Traditional healers
Subject Traditional medicine.
TypeThesis and dissertation
AbstractThis investigation focused on Rhoicissus tomentosa, belonging to the family, Vitaceae in an attempt to assess the phytochemistry of this plant which is widely used by traditional healers in South Africa to ensure the safe delivery during pregnancy and childbirth (Hutchings et al., 1996).