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- Birkhäuser Basel 2008; US$ 319.00
The use of substances derived from plants, fungi, bacteria and marine organisms has a long tradition in medicine. This book highlights the biodiversity-driven approaches which are now of eminent importance in natural products research. It addresses the question why natural products display such a complex chemical information, what makes them often... more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 185.00 US$ 160.33
Useful throughout history for their medical as well as other benefits, plant-derived compounds have gained particular importance recently, due to environmental factors. The isolation and characterization of plant products, the identification of their role in the plant, and ways of synthesizing identical compounds or more potent analogues are covered.... more...
- CRC Press 2016; US$ 243.00
Hailed as a seminal work and considered the most complete compendium of Chinese herbs available, the first edition of Chinese and Related North American Herbs: Phytopharmacology and Therapeutic Values brought new and hard to find information into a single, well-referenced resource. With the addition of 130 herbs and 100 new references, the second... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 259.00
Nature Helps... explores how extracts derived from bacteria, marine organisms, plants and animals may help to treat infectious diseases. A broad spectrum of promising applications are described, including the use of organisms to aid diagnostics. more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 49.95
This work is the first monograph devoted solely to Bombax ceiba , popularly known as the Red Silk Cotton Tree. Consisting of seven chapters, it covers all relevant aspects of this plant, from its historical and spiritual importance, to its botanical characterization, pharmacognostical details and ethnobiological uses, to its scientific validation... more...
- Springer Vienna 2011; US$ 369.00
This two-volume manual provides an overview of the analytical investigation of 80 Chinese herbal drugs. A variety of analytical techniques provide a visual assessment (via color illustrations) of the detection of all main low-molecular constituents of a plant drug. more...
High Performance Liquid Chromatography Fingerprinting Technology of the Commonly-used Traditional Chinese Medicine HerbsWorld Scientific Publishing Company 2012; US$ 101.00
This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date account of the HPLC technology and fingerprints of commonly-used Chinese herbs. It contains HPLC fingerprints of over 40 traditional Chinese medicinal herbs and details of their sources, production and quality control. The book provides a practical review of the techniques, relevant materials, and the... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2012; US$ 149.95
Herbs and Healers from the Ancient Mediterranean through the Medieval West brings together eleven papers by leading scholars in ancient and medieval medicine and pharmacy. Fittingly, the volume honors Professor John M. Riddle, one of today's most respected medieval historians, whose career has been devoted to decoding the complexities of early medicine... more...
- CRC Press 2012; US$ 187.95
This volume provides a contemporary overview of new strategies for traditional medicine development. It emphasizes the importance of cataloging ethnomedical information, determining the active principles, and examining the genetic diversity and range of actions of traditional medicines. It discusses the challenges of using traditional medicines for... more...