• Chemical Analysis and Anthelmintic Activity Against Teladorsagia Circumcincta of Nordic Bark Extracts In vitro 

      Athanasiadou, Spiridoula; Almvik, Marit; Hellström, Jarkko; Madland, Eva; Simic, Nebojsa; Steinshamn, Håvard (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-06-04)
      Helminth parasitic infections are common in small ruminants in Norway; infection is usually treated with anthelmintic drugs, but anthelmintic resistance is an increasing problem. It is necessary to identify strategies to ...
    • Extracts of pine bark (Pinus sylvestris) inhibit Cryptosporidium parvum growth in cell culture 

      Blomstrand, Berit Marie; Enemark, Heidi L; Øines, Øivind; Steinshamn, Håvard; Aasen, Inga Marie; Mahnert, Karl-Christian; Sørheim, Kristin; Athanasiadou, Spiridoula; Thamsborg, Stig Milan; Woolsey, Ian (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-07-16)
      The widespread apicomplexan parasite Cryptosporidium parvum is responsible for severe gastrointestinal disease in humans and animals. The treatment options are limited, and the efficacy of available drugs is low. Bark ...