Treatment of plasmodium chabaudi parasites with curcumin in combination with antimalarial drugs: Drug interactions and implications on the ubiquitin/proteasome system
- Autores: Do Rosário V, Gazarini ML, Lindeza A, Lopes D, Machado M, Neto Z
- Ano de Publicação: 2013
- Journal: Journal of Parasitology Research
- Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23691276
Antimalarial drug resistance remains a major obstacle in malaria control. Evidence from Southeast Asia shows that resistance to artemisinin combination therapy (ACT) is inevitable. Ethnopharmacological studies have confirmed the efficacy of curcumin against Plasmodium spp.