© 2015 Sarah E. Rich

Kumbukani Nyirenda

RISE Degree 

PhD in Chemistry from the University of Malawi, Chancellor College

RISE Network(s) 
Nationality 
Malawian
Current Position 

SABINA PhD Student at the University of Malawi, Chancellor College

Research 

Biological activity and phytochemistry of Azadirachta indica A. Juss (Meliaceae), Trichilia emetica Vahl. (Meliaceae), Moringa oleifera Lam. (Moringaceae) and Fadogia ancylantha Schweinf (Rubiaceae) from Malawi

Publications 

Nyirenda KK, Saka JDK. 2014. Antidiabetic and antioxidant activities of phytoconstituents from Fadogia ancylantha. PharmaNutrition. 2(3):84

Nyirenda KK, Saka JDK, Naidoo D, Maharaj VJ, Muller CJF. 2012. Antidiabetic, anti-oxidant and antimicrobial activities of Fadogia ancylantha extracts from Malawi. J. Ethnopharmacol. 143(1):372–76

Saka JDK, Nyirenda KK. 2012. Effect of two ethnic processing technologies on reduction and composition of total and non-glucosidic cyanogens in cassava. Food Chem. 130(3):605–9