Herbal Drug More Effective Than Standard Therapy in Curing Malaria

إيجاد دواء عشبي أكثر فعالية من الأدوية المعيارية في معالجة مرضى الملاريا

In her lab at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), Pamela Weathers, professor of biology and biotechnology, has developed several high-producing cultivars of the plant Artemisia annua, which she propagates using tissue culture. The plants are used in research that has shown that a therapy using dried, powered leaves of Artemisia annua is an effective and low-cost cure for malaria. Credit: Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) تطوير علاج فعال ومنخفض التكلفة لمرض الملاريا من نباتات الشيح. المصدر : Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI)