Medicinal Plant Research in Africa

Written By Victor Kuete
Medicinal Plant Research in Africa
  • Publsiher : Newnes
  • Release : 19 June 2013
  • ISBN : 0124059368
  • Pages : 916 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Medicinal Plant Research in Africa written by Victor Kuete which was release on 19 June 2013, this book published by Newnes. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: The pharmacopoeias of most African countries are available and contain an impressive number of medicinal plants used for various therapeutic purposes. Many African scholars have distinguished themselves in the fields of organic chemistry, pharmacology, and pharmacognosy and other areas related to the study of plant medicinal plants. However, until now, there is no global standard book on the nature and specificity of chemicals isolated in African medicinal plants, as well as a book bringing together and discussing the main bioactive metabolites of these plants. This book explores the essence of natural substances from African medicinal plants and their pharmacological potential. In light of possible academic use, this book also scans the bulk of African medicinal plants extract having promising pharmacological activities. The book contains data of biologically active plants of Africa, plant occurring compounds and synthesis pathways of secondary metabolites. This book explores the essence of natural substances from African medicinal plants and their pharmacological potential The authors are world reknowned African Scientists.

Medicinal Plant Research in Africa

Medicinal Plant Research in Africa
  • Author : Victor Kuete
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release Date : 2013-06-19
  • Total pages : 916
  • ISBN : 0124059368
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Summary : The pharmacopoeias of most African countries are available and contain an impressive number of medicinal plants used for various therapeutic purposes. Many African scholars have distinguished themselves in the fields of organic chemistry, pharmacology, and pharmacognosy and other areas related to the study of plant medicinal plants. However, until now, ...

Medicinal Plants of East Africa

Medicinal Plants of East Africa
  • Author : J. O. Kokwaro
  • Publisher : University of Nairobi Press
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 478
  • ISBN : 0124059368
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Summary : Medicinal Plants of East Africa is a revised edition of the book first published in 1976 on herbal remedies and he traditional medical practice of East Africa. The book covers the rich diversity of plants found in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda, from sea to alpine plants. East Africa also has a ...

Toxicological Survey of African Medicinal Plants

Toxicological Survey of African Medicinal Plants
  • Author : Victor Kuete
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-05-30
  • Total pages : 744
  • ISBN : 0124059368
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Summary : Toxicological Survey of African Medicinal Plants provides a detailed overview of toxicological studies relating to traditionally used medicinal plants in Africa, with special emphasis on the methodologies and tools used for data collection and interpretation. The book considers the physical parameters of these plants and their effect upon various areas ...

Medicinal Plants and Natural Product Research

Medicinal Plants and Natural Product Research
  • Author : Milan S. Stankovic
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2020-02-14
  • Total pages : 231
  • ISBN : 0124059368
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Summary : The book entitled Medicinal Plants and Natural Product Research describes various aspects of ethnopharmacological uses of medicinal plants; extraction, isolation, and identification of bioactive compounds from medicinal plants; various aspects of biological activity such as antioxidant, antimicrobial, anticancer, immunomodulatory activity, etc., as well as characterization of plant secondary metabolites as ...

Medicinal Plants in Tropical West Africa

Medicinal Plants in Tropical West Africa
  • Author : Bep Oliver-Bever
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1986-01-23
  • Total pages : 375
  • ISBN : 0124059368
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Summary : First published in 1986, this book describes the most important medicinal plants in tropical West Africa and similar humid tropical climates. After a short introduction about early traditional medicine, the bulk of the book gives an account of locally occurring plants, grouped by their medicinal actions. Plants that affect the cardiovascular ...

Handbook of African Medicinal Plants Second Edition

Handbook of African Medicinal Plants  Second Edition
  • Author : Maurice M. Iwu
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2014-02-04
  • Total pages : 506
  • ISBN : 0124059368
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Summary : With over 50,000 distinct species in sub-Saharan Africa alone, the African continent is endowed with an enormous wealth of plant resources. While more than 25 percent of known species have been used for several centuries in traditional African medicine for the prevention and treatment of diseases, Africa remains a minor player in ...

A guide to medicinal plants in North Africa

A guide to medicinal plants in North Africa
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : IUCN
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0124059368
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Summary : Download or read online A guide to medicinal plants in North Africa written by , published by IUCN which was released on 2005. Get A guide to medicinal plants in North Africa Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The State of Medicinal Plants Research in Nigeria

The State of Medicinal Plants Research in Nigeria
  • Author : African Biosciences Network
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1986
  • Total pages : 404
  • ISBN : 0124059368
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Summary : Download or read online The State of Medicinal Plants Research in Nigeria written by African Biosciences Network, published by which was released on 1986. Get The State of Medicinal Plants Research in Nigeria Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

African Medicinal Plants

African Medicinal Plants
  • Author : Abayomi Sofowora
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1979
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 0124059368
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Summary : Download or read online African Medicinal Plants written by Abayomi Sofowora, published by which was released on 1979. Get African Medicinal Plants Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Zulu Medicinal Plants

Zulu Medicinal Plants
  • Author : Alan Haxton Scott,Gillian Lewis,Anthony Balfour Cunningham
  • Publisher : University of Kwazulu Natal Press
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Total pages : 450
  • ISBN : 0124059368
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Summary : This inventory of nearly 1000 plants used in Zulu traditional medicine is based on a survey dating from the late-19th century to the present. It is augmented by Tony Cunningham's investigation of the medicinal plant trade in KwaZulu-Natal, material gathered in interviews with traditional healers, and Anne Hutchings's preliminary herbal ...

Medicinal Spices and Vegetables from Africa

Medicinal Spices and Vegetables from Africa
  • Author : Victor Kuete
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-01-14
  • Total pages : 694
  • ISBN : 0124059368
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Summary : Medicinal Spices and Vegetables from Africa: Therapeutic Potential against Metabolic, Inflammatory, Infectious and Systemic Diseases provides a detailed look at medicinal spices and vegetables that have proven safe-and-effective for consumption and the treatment of diseases, including infectious diseases, cardiovascular disease, and cancer. It provides pharmacological evidence, such as the latest ...

Medicinal Plants for Holistic Health and Well Being

Medicinal Plants for Holistic Health and Well Being
  • Author : Namrita Lall
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-09-27
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 0124059368
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Summary : Medicinal Plants for Holistic Health and Well-Being discusses, in depth, the use of South African plants to treat a variety of ailments, including tuberculosis, cancer, periodontal diseases, acne, postmacular hypomelanosis, and more. Plants were selected on the basis of their traditional use, and the book details the scientific evidence that ...

Advances in Medicinal Plant Research

Advances in Medicinal Plant Research
  • Author : Arnold J. Vlietinck,Roger A. Dommisse
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1985
  • Total pages : 251
  • ISBN : 0124059368
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Summary : Een aantal artikelen over een tweetal onderwerpen: nieuwe natuurlijke produkten en geneeskrachtige middelen uit planten met chemotherapeutische werking; ontwikkelingen t.a.v. isolatietechnieken bij natuurlijke produkten...

South African Journal of Science

South African Journal of Science
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0124059368
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Summary : Download or read online South African Journal of Science written by , published by which was released on 1998. Get South African Journal of Science Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Medicinal plants 2

Medicinal plants 2
  • Author : Schmelzer, G.H. & Gurib-Fakim, A.
  • Publisher : PROTA
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 0124059368
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Summary : Download or read online Medicinal plants 2 written by Schmelzer, G.H. & Gurib-Fakim, A., published by PROTA which was released on 2013. Get Medicinal plants 2 Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....