Table 1: In vitro antileishmanial activity of H. leucospilota and reference drug Glucantime against L. infantum promastigotes and amastigotes in different time points.

Test sample/drugPromastigotesSurvival (%)Amastigotes
(µg/mL) (µg/mL)
24 h48 h72 h50 µg/mL24 h48 h72 h

Body wall extract
Cuvierian organs>1000>1000>1000>1000>1000>1000>1000
Coelomic fluid

Data are presented as the means SD of results from triplicate experiments.
Survival of promastigotes after 72 hours of exposure to 50 g/mL concentration of test compounds.