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  • Chamomileby Rolf Franke; Heinz Schilcher

    CRC Press 2005; US$ 159.95

    Introduction. Legal Situation of German Chamomile. Plant Sources. Active Chemical Constituents of Matricaria Chamomilla L. Syn. Chamomilla Recutita (L.) Rauschert. Cultivation. Abiotic and Biotic Stress Affecting the Common Chamomile. Raw Plant Material and Postharvest Technology. Processing of Raw Material. Storage of the Dry Drug. Chemical Analysis... more...

  • Puerariaby Wing Ming Keung

    CRC Press 2003; US$ 159.95

    Pueraria: Botanical Characteristics . Ethnobotany of Pueraria Species. Pueraria (Ge) in Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine. Pueraria tuberosa DC: Contraceptive Efficacy and Toxicological Profile. Chemical Constituents of Pueraria Plants: Identification and Methods of Analysis. Chemical Components and Pharmacology of the Rejuvenating Plant Pueraria... more...

  • Biochemical Targets of Plant Bioactive Compoundsby Gideon Polya

    CRC Press 2003; US$ 265.00

    PLANT DEFENSIVE COMPOUNDS AND THEIR MOLECULAR TARGETS Introduction Organization and Scope of the Book Description of the Tables Using the Tables The Structural Diversity of Plant Defensive Compounds Plant Alkaloids Plant Phenolics Plant Terpenes Other Plant Compounds BIOCHEMISTRY - THE CHEMISTRY OF LIFE Introduction - Water-based Life Protein Structure... more...

  • Natural Remediesby Finn Sandberg; Desmond Corrigan

    CRC Press 2001; US$ 172.95

    1. Introduction 2. Botanical Pharmacognosy 3. The Quality Control of Herbal Medicinal Products 4. Plants as Phytochemical Laboratories 5. Plants in Complimentary Medicine 6. Therapeutic Pharmacognosy (Phytotherapy) 7. Chemoprevention uing Phytochemicals 8. Toxicological Pharmacognosy 9. Glossary more...

  • Geranium and Pelargoniumby Maria Lis-Balchin

    CRC Press 2003; US$ 231.00

    Confusion about the genera Geranium and Pelargonium existed even before Linnaeus' binomial system of classification bundled both into the former category in 1753. Despite later evaluations that separated the two, many practitioners of alternative medicine and aromatherapists, among others, remain unaware of the distinction. Laymen and plant sales personnel... more...

  • Sho-Saiko-Toby Yukio Ogihara; Masaki Aburada

    CRC Press 2004; US$ 139.95

    Kampo medicine is a traditional medicine that originated from China over two thousand years ago. It was adopted by the Japanese and remained there for many years until modern times. Kampo medicine is now becoming increasingly recognized as an important therapeutic method alongside Western practice. In Japan itself, every principal hospital uses Kampo... more...

  • Chinese and Related North American Herbsby Thomas S. C. Li

    CRC Press 2002; US$ 205.95

    CHINESE MEDICINAL HERBS: PHYTOPHARMACOLOY AND THERAPEUTIC VALUES Major Constituents and Therapeutic Values of Chinese Medicinal Herbs PHYLETIC RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN CHINESE AND WESTERN MEDICINAL HERBS Chinese and North American Medicinal Herbs Belonging to the Same Species: Major Constituents and Therapeutic Values Chinese and North American Medicinal... more...

  • Phytochemicals as Bioactive Agentsby Wayne R. Bidlack; Stanley T. Omaye; Mark S. Meskin; Debra K.W. Topham

    CRC Press 2000; US$ 220.00

    Preface o Strategies for Discovery of Bioactive Phytochemicals, Stephen O. Duke, Ph.D., Agnes M. Rimando, Franck E. Dayan, Camilo Canel, David E. Wedge, Mario R. Tellez, Kevin K. Schrader, Leslie A. Weston, Troy J. Smillie, Rex N. Paul and Mary V. Duke o QSAR and Molecular Modeling of Bioactive Phyto-Phenolics, Eric J. Lien, Ph.D. and Shijun Ren,... more...

  • Biologically Active Natural Productsby Stephen J. Cutler; Horace G. Cutler

    CRC Press 1999; US$ 231.00

    CONNECTIONS BETWEEN AGROCHEMICALS AND PHARMACEUTICALS -David E. Wedge and N. Dwight Camper FRACTIONATION OF PLANTS TO DISCOVER SUBSTANCES TO COMBAT CANCER -A.D. Kinghorn, et. al. THERAPETUIC POTENTIAL OF PLANT-DERIVED COMPOUNDS: REALIZING THE POTENTIAL -J.S. Miller and R.E. Gereau BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AND DRUG DISCOVERY... more...

  • Ethnomedicine and Drug Discoveryby M.M. Iwu; J. Wootton

    Elsevier Science 2002; US$ 285.00

    The emergence of new infectious, chronic and drug resistant diseases have prompted scientists to look towards medicinal plants as agents for treatment and prevention. This book provides an interphase between ethnomedical and ethnobotanical approaches to new drug discovery and advances in biotechnology and molecular science that has made it increasingly... more...