Book ID: 92676
Modern Phytomedicine: Turning Medicinal Plants into Drugs. 2006. illustr. 404 p. gr8vo. Hardcover.
This timely and original handbook paves the way to success in plant-based drug development, systematically addressing the issues facing apharmaceutical scientist who wants to turn a plant compound into a safe and effective drug. Plant pharmacologists from around the world demonstrate the potentials and pitfalls involved, with many of the studies and experiments reported here published for the first time.