Faculty of Education

Effect of Leptadenia arborea and Syzygium aromaticum on Albino Rats

In this study the plants used in traditional and modern medicine are reviewed beside the toxic plants with focusing on Leptadenia arborea and Syzygium aromaticum covering their active ingredients and uses. This study was designed to investigate the toxicity of the ethanolic extracts of Leptadenia arborea and Syzygium aromaticum at different doses to rats via oral route. The...

Epidemiology of Rift Valley Fever In Sudan

This study was designed to evaluate the present situation of RVF among animal population in different regions of Sudan. The study included serosurveillance and diagnosis of suspected RVF cases. Two serological tests were used to detect anti-RVFV antibodies: Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) and Indirect fluorescent antibody test (IFA). Sera were collected and tested in the...

Safety and Hematinic Efficacy of Grewia tenax (Godem) and Cajanus cajan (Lobia adasi) in Wistar Rats

This study investigates in rats the safety and haematinic efficacy of the two plants Grewia tenax and Cajanus cajan. These plants are used traditionally in Sudan for the treatment and prevention of iron deficiency anemia. Forty Wistar breed rats of both sexes were used (6 weeks old), to evaluate the safety and hematinic efficacy of aqueous extracts of either plant. The aqueous extract of...

Studies on Different Clinical Diagnostic Tools Used In Khartoum State

This work was directed to investigate veterinary clinical work in Khartoum State and to evaluate the diagnostic methods and laboratory aids to diagnosis methods and tools in Khartoum Veterinary hospitals and Clinics with emphasis on caprine. He study is based on three elements; the animal, diagnosis and laboratory aids to diagnosis methods and tools, and the disease. It consisted of three...

A Simple and Rapid Method for Detection Of Bluetongue Virus in Cell Culture Using Rt-Pcr

In this study, a reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) protocol was evaluated for detection of bluetongue virus (BTV) RNA in cell culture. North American BTV serotypes 2, 10, 11, and 13, and Sudanese BTV serotype 2 were studied. All these serotypes were propagated in cell culture. RNAs were extracted from these serotypes and then, they were detected by the described RT-PCR...

Studies On Different Clinical Diagnostic Tools Used In Khartoum State

This work was directed to investigate veterinary clinical work in Khartoum State and to evaluate the diagnostic methods and laboratory aids to diagnosis methods and tools in Khartoum Veterinary hospitals and Clinics with emphasis on caprine. He study is based on three elements; the animal, diagnosis and laboratory aids to diagnosis methods and tools, and the disease. It consisted of three...

Antibacterial Activity Of Some Medinical Plant Extracts Indigenus To Sudan

A total of six plant extracts belonging to five Sudanese medicinal plants, were tested for their antibacterial activity. The plants were extracted with two solvents, methanol and chloroform. Methanol was used to extract the polar compounds and chloroform was used to extract the non-polar compounds. The extracts were tested by two methods, agar dilution and agar diffusion methods. The 6...

Hepatoprotective Activity Of Selected Plants' Extracts In Sudan On Murine Induced-Liver-Damage

In the present study, the aqueous and methanolic extracts of Dobera glabra leaves and Capparis decidua stems (two Sudanese medicinal plants), were screened for their hepatoprotective activity against CCl4 –induced hepatotoxicity in rats. These plants are used in traditional system medicine in the treatment of jaundice; no systematic studies on their hepatoprotective activity have been reported...

Prevalence of Iodine Deficiency in school children in selected sites in the White Nile North of Kosti town and Estimation of Iodine in Local Water and Salt Used

Iodine deficiency disorders (IDD) constitute one of the major health problems of the world. In the Sudan during the last 50 years a number of reports appeared about the prevalence of goiter in different region in Sudan especially in Darfur (in the West), Kosti (in the centre) and Khartoum (the capital of Sudan). In this study we concentrated on the central area around the White Nile which lies...

Evaluation Of Azithromycin In Treatment Of Acne Vulgaris Compared With Doxycycline

Acne vulgaris is the most common dermatological disorder in adolescence. As a matter of fact no individual transit through adolescence with out a few comedones and papules. Treatment is essential to prevent physical and psychological effects scarring occurred; acne is frequently associated with profound emotional aspects and depression. Although many treatments for acne are...