Search for dissertations about: "Parkinsonia aculeata"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Parkinsonia aculeata.

  1. 1. Water Supply in Tanzania and Performance of Local Plant Materials in Purification of Turbid Water

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Nancy Marobhe; KTH.; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Antibacterial effect; Coagulant proteins; Vigna unguiculata; Parkinsonia aculeata; Ion exchange; Tanzania water supply; TECHNOLOGY Civil engineering and architecture Water engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur Vattenteknik;

    Abstract : Water supply services in urban and rural areas of Tanzania were reviewed and specific studies were carried out on water supply and on purification of turbid water sources using locally available plant materials in rural villages of Singida Rural District. The review showed that large proportions of urban and rural populations in Tanzania face acute water supply problems mainly due to poor planning, implementation and management of water supply projects, including an inability to address social, technical, operation and maintenance and financial issues. READ MORE

  2. 2. Terpenoid Plant Metabolites - Structural Characterization and Biological Importance

    University dissertation from Centre for Analysis and Synthesis, Department of Chemistry, Lund University

    Author : Eliana Maldonado; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2014]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Terpenoid Sesquiterpene lactones Breast-cancer cell lines Cytotoxicity Antileishmanicial Structural characterization;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in English The secondary metabolites found in plants represent an extremely rich and limitless source of novel chemical diversity for drug discovery. In fact, some of the most important drugs currently in use today are derived from plants and they were discovered as a result of the study of medicinal plants used in traditional medicine. READ MORE