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In vitro and in vivo Assessment of Anti-Leishmanial Efficacy of Leaf, Fruit, and Fractions of Juniperus excelsa Against Axenic Amastigotes of Leishmania major and Topical Formulation in BALB/c Mice

Somayeh Mirzavand 1 , Gholamreza Hatam 1 , * , Mahmoodreza Moein 2 and Mohammad M Zarshenas 2
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1 Basic Sciences in Infectious Diseases Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
2 Medicinal Plants Processing Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
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  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: 21 (6); e87754
  • Published Online: June 8, 2019
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 17, 2018
  • Revised: May 11, 2019
  • Accepted: May 13, 2019
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.87754

To Cite: Mirzavand S, Hatam G, Moein M, Zarshenas M M. In vitro and in vivo Assessment of Anti-Leishmanial Efficacy of Leaf, Fruit, and Fractions of Juniperus excelsa Against Axenic Amastigotes of Leishmania major and Topical Formulation in BALB/c Mice, Iran Red Crescent Med J. Online ahead of Print ; 21(6):e87754. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.87754.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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