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Ethnomedicine and Drug Discovery

by Maurice M. ed. Iwu

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Elsevier Science .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pharmacology,
  • Traditional medicine & remedies,
  • Herbs (Botany),
  • Medical Botany,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Alternative Medicine,
  • Herbal Medications,
  • Pharmacy,
  • Life Sciences - Botany,
  • Ethnobotany,
  • Materia medica, Vegetable,
  • Medicinal plants,
  • Medicine, Traditional,
  • Pharmacognosy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10260260M
    ISBN 10044450852X
    ISBN 109780444508522

      Journal is published and owned by SciPress Ltd International Journal of Pharmacology, Phytochemistry and Ethnomedicine (IJPPE) is a multidisciplinary, open-access, peer-reviewed international journal. The journal is committed to publishing novel and innovative research papers in the field of the medicinal plants including the studies on natural drug discovery and evaluation, nutrition . Abstract. Plants have been an integral part of ethnomedicine and are being exploited for their therapeutic benefits for centuries. They have not only contributed to the drug discovery and development process but also supported the conventional therapeutic strategies by providing effective curative alternatives.

    Advancing pharmaceutical research in the country, a university in Ajman is now offering a master's programme for drug discovery and development. The College of Pharmacy of Gulf Medical University. Contains chapters on combinatorial chemistry, molecular biology-based drug discovery, genomics, and chemogenomics; The first volume of this set thoroughly describes conceptualizing a drug, creating a library of candidates for testing, screening those candidates for in vitro and in vivo activity, conducting and analyzing the results of clinical.

      Home» Columns» HEALTH Plants, Ethnomedicine and Drug Discovery On Septem am In Columns, Health by Lawal Sherifat Kindly Share This Story.   Introduction: The apparent productivity crisis in the pharmaceutical industry and the economic and political rise of China have contributed to renewed interest in the application of Chinese medicine for drug discovery. Areas covered: The author presents an overview of the historical development and basic principles of theory and practice of Chinese herbal medicine, its materia .


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Ethnomedicine and Drug Discovery by Maurice M. ed. Iwu Download PDF EPUB FB2

Purchase Ethnomedicine and Drug Discovery, Volume 1 - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNBook Edition: 1. 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 feasible to transform traditional 5/5(1).

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 feasible to transform traditional medicines into modern drugs.

These novel approaches also raise new issues and the volume explores economic, ethical and Format: Paperback. Ethnomedicine and Drug Discovery. Edited by Maurice M Iwu, Jacqueline C Wootton. Volume 1, Pages () Download full volume.

Previous volume. Next volume. Book chapter Full text access Chapter 3 - Medical ethnobotanical research as a method to identify bioactive plants to treat infectious diseases. The traditional use of plants in ethnomedicine has led to the discovery of endophytes, of which some are fungi that have significantly contributed to the pharmaceutical industry.

Such a contribution parallels the presence of secondary metabolites present in these fungi that. Ethnomedicine and Drug Discovery | Maurice M Iwu and Jacqueline C Wootton (Eds.) | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. View our complete catalog of authoritative Drug Discovery related book titles and textbooks published by Routledge and CRC Press.

Publisher of Humanities, Social Science Ethnomedicine and Therapeutic Applications By Anselm Adodo, Maurice M. Iwu. Ap by CRC Press. A book series devoted to emerging research in ethnomedicine and drug discovery.

The book series 'Advances in Phytomedicine' is an international series devoted exclusively to the emerging research in ethnomedicine and drug development. The series will serve as a platform to reflect the transdisciplinary nature of the field of ethnomedicine. Ethnomedicine is a study or comparison of the traditional medicine based on bioactive compounds in plants and animals and practiced by various ethnic groups, especially those with little access to western medicines, e.g., indigenous these traditions constitute significant interactions with insects as well, in Africa or around the globe.

The word ethnomedicine is sometimes used. Boesenbergia rotunda: From Ethnomedicine to Drug Discovery Article (PDF Available) in Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine (10) November with 2, Reads.

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Advances in Phytomedicine: Ethnomedicine and Drug Discovery. 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. Ethnomedicine examines and translates health-related knowledge and theories that people inherit and learn by living in a culture.

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Due to COVID, orders may be : Boesenbergia rotunda: From Ethnomedicine to Drug Discovery. Get this from a library.

Ethnomedicine and drug discovery. [Maurice M Iwu; Jacqueline C Wootton;] -- 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. 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 Brand: Elsevier Science.

ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm. Contents: Therapeutic agents from ethnomedicine / Maurice M Iwu --Drugs from nature: past achievements, future prospects / Gordon M Cragg and David J Newman --Natural products for high-throughput screening / Alan L Harvey --Medical ethnobotanical.

ETHNOMEDICINE IN DRUG DISCOVERY PROCESS Earth is estimated to contain about 5,00, plant species, 10% of which is used as food and % as source of drugs (Borris ).

Over the centuries, plant based medi-caments of diverse ethnic communities formed the basis of treatment in China (Chang and But ), India (Dev ). CiteSeerX - Document Details (Isaac Councill, Lee Giles, Pradeep Teregowda): In this review we describe and discuss several approaches to selecting higher plants as candidates for drug development with the greatest possibility of success.

We emphasize the role of information derived from various systems of traditional medicine (ethnomedicine) and its utility for drug discovery purposes. Boesenbergia rotunda is a herb from the Boesenbergia genera under the Zingiberaceae family.B.

rotunda is widely found in Asian countries where it is commonly used as a food ingredient and in ethnomedicinal preparations. The popularity of its ethnomedicinal usage has drawn the attention of scientists worldwide to further investigate its medicinal properties. His main interest is analogue based drug discovery.

He is the author of some patents and scientific publications. Since he is Chair of the Subcommittee on Drug Discovery and Development of IUPAC. He received an honorary professorship at the Technical University of Budapest.