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Malaria Research and Treatment
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 371798, 5 pages
Medicinal Plants Used by Various Tribes of Bangladesh for Treatment of Malaria
Department of Biotechnology & Genetic Engineering, University of Development Alternative, Dhanmondi, Dhaka 1205, Bangladesh
Received 7 December 2011; Revised 12 January 2012; Accepted 12 January 2012
Academic Editor: Giampietro Corradin
Copyright © 2012 Mohammed Rahmatullah et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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