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The Resource Medicinal plants of the world : chemical constituents, traditional, and modern medicinal uses, by Ivan A. Ross

Medicinal plants of the world : chemical constituents, traditional, and modern medicinal uses, by Ivan A. Ross

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Medicinal plants of the world : chemical constituents, traditional, and modern medicinal uses
Title
Medicinal plants of the world
Title remainder
chemical constituents, traditional, and modern medicinal uses
Statement of responsibility
by Ivan A. Ross
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "In this compendium of information on herbal medicine, Medicinal Plants of the World, Ivan A. Ross comprehensively documents the medicinal value of twenty-seven major plant species widely used around the world in medicinal formulations. The book's exhaustive summary of available scientific data for each plant provides detailed information on how the plant is used in different countries, describing its traditional therapeutic applications and what is known from its use in clinical trials. Additional material presented includes a botanical description with a color photo of each plant for identification, the common names used for the plant throughout the world, and a listing of the plant's known chemical constituents. A comprehensive bibliography of over 1500 references illuminates the literature available from a wide range of disciplines." "Medicinal Plants of the World offers an unprecedented collection of vital scientific information for pharmacologists, herbal medicine practitioners, drug developers, phytochemists, medicinal chemists, phytologists, toxicologists, and researchers who want to explore the use of plant materials for medicinal and related purposes."--Jacket
  • "Continuing in the tradition of the widely acclaimed first volume of Medicinal Plants of the World, Ivan A. Ross now comprehensively documents in Volume 2 the medicinal value of another twenty-four major plant species widely used around the world in medical formulations. His exhaustive summary of available scientific data for each plant provides detailed information on how the plant is used in different countries, describing its traditional therapeutic applications and what is known from its use in clinical trials. Additional material presented includes a botanical description with a color photo of each plant for identification, the common names used for the plant throughout the world, and a listing of the plant's known chemical constituents. A comprehensive bibliography cites the literature available from a wide range of disciplines. [This volume] offers an unprecedented collection of vital scientific information for pharmacologists, herbal medicine practitioners, drug developers, phytochemists, medicinal chemists, phytologists, toxicologists, and researchers who want to explore the use of plant materials for medicinal and related purposes. Its wealth of significant facts will reveal little-known information about these plants and open application horizons for the many novel drugs and drug candidates found in them."--Back cover
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Also available as an electronic book via the World Wide Web to institutions affiliated with netLibrary, Inc.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ross, Ivan A
Dewey number
615/.32
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QV13
LC item number
R824m 1999
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
RS164
NAL item number
.R676 1999
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
NLM call number
QV 13
NLM item number
R824m 1999
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicinal plants
  • Plants, Medicinal
  • Tıbbi bitkiler
  • Plantes médicinales
  • Drug plants
  • Therary
  • Medicinal properties
  • Plantes médicinales
  • Medicinal plants
  • Geneeskrachtige planten
  • Scheikundige samenstelling
  • Toepassingen
  • Plantes médicinales
Label
Medicinal plants of the world : chemical constituents, traditional, and modern medicinal uses, by Ivan A. Ross
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [Volume 1.] Ch. 1. Nomenclature and descriptive terminology -- Ch. 2. Abrus precatorius -- Ch. 3. Allium sativum -- Ch. 4. Aloe vera -- Ch. 5. Annona muricata -- Ch. 6. Carica papaya -- Ch. 7. Cassia alata -- Ch. 8. Catharanthus roseus -- Ch. 9. Cymbopogon citratus -- Ch. 10. Cyperus rotundus -- Ch. 11. Curcuma longa -- Ch. 12. Hibiscus rosa-sinensis -- Ch. 13. Hibiscus sabdariffa -- Ch. 14. Jatropha curcas -- Ch. 15. Lantana camara -- Ch. 16. Macuna pruriens -- Ch. 17. Mangifera indica -- Ch. 18. Manihot esculenta -- Ch. 19. Momordica charantia -- Ch. 20. Moringa pterygosperma -- Ch. 21. Persea americana -- Ch. 22. Phyllanthus niruri -- Ch. 23. Portulaca oleracea -- Ch. 24. Psidium guajava -- Ch. 25. Punica granatum -- Ch. 26. Syzygium cumini -- Ch. 27. Tamarindus indica
  • Volume 2. Ch. 1. Allium cepa -- Ch. 2. Althaea officinalis -- Ch. 3. Anacardium occidentale -- Ch. 4. Ananas comosus -- ch. 5. Angelica sinensis -- Ch. 6. Azadirachta indica -- Ch. 7. Echinacea angustifolia -- Ch. 8. Ephedra sinica -- Ch. 9. Eucalyptus globulus -- Ch. 10. Ginkgo biloba -- Ch. 11. Glycyrrhiza clabra -- Ch. 12. Hypericum perforatum -- Ch. 13. Laurus nobilis -- Ch. 14. Lycopersicon esculentum -- Ch. 15. Matricaria chamomilla -- Ch. 16. Morinda citrifolia -- Ch. 17. Musa sapientum -- Ch. 18. Myristica fragrans -- Ch. 19. Nelumbo nucifera -- Ch. 20. Pimpinella anisum -- Ch. 21. Ricinus communis -- Ch. 22. Tanacetum parthenium -- Ch. 23. Tribulus terrestris -- Ch. 24. Vitex agnus-castus
Control code
ocm39556629
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
volumes <1-3>
Isbn
9780896038776
Lccn
98034758
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o39556629
  • (OCoLC)39556629
Label
Medicinal plants of the world : chemical constituents, traditional, and modern medicinal uses, by Ivan A. Ross
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [Volume 1.] Ch. 1. Nomenclature and descriptive terminology -- Ch. 2. Abrus precatorius -- Ch. 3. Allium sativum -- Ch. 4. Aloe vera -- Ch. 5. Annona muricata -- Ch. 6. Carica papaya -- Ch. 7. Cassia alata -- Ch. 8. Catharanthus roseus -- Ch. 9. Cymbopogon citratus -- Ch. 10. Cyperus rotundus -- Ch. 11. Curcuma longa -- Ch. 12. Hibiscus rosa-sinensis -- Ch. 13. Hibiscus sabdariffa -- Ch. 14. Jatropha curcas -- Ch. 15. Lantana camara -- Ch. 16. Macuna pruriens -- Ch. 17. Mangifera indica -- Ch. 18. Manihot esculenta -- Ch. 19. Momordica charantia -- Ch. 20. Moringa pterygosperma -- Ch. 21. Persea americana -- Ch. 22. Phyllanthus niruri -- Ch. 23. Portulaca oleracea -- Ch. 24. Psidium guajava -- Ch. 25. Punica granatum -- Ch. 26. Syzygium cumini -- Ch. 27. Tamarindus indica
  • Volume 2. Ch. 1. Allium cepa -- Ch. 2. Althaea officinalis -- Ch. 3. Anacardium occidentale -- Ch. 4. Ananas comosus -- ch. 5. Angelica sinensis -- Ch. 6. Azadirachta indica -- Ch. 7. Echinacea angustifolia -- Ch. 8. Ephedra sinica -- Ch. 9. Eucalyptus globulus -- Ch. 10. Ginkgo biloba -- Ch. 11. Glycyrrhiza clabra -- Ch. 12. Hypericum perforatum -- Ch. 13. Laurus nobilis -- Ch. 14. Lycopersicon esculentum -- Ch. 15. Matricaria chamomilla -- Ch. 16. Morinda citrifolia -- Ch. 17. Musa sapientum -- Ch. 18. Myristica fragrans -- Ch. 19. Nelumbo nucifera -- Ch. 20. Pimpinella anisum -- Ch. 21. Ricinus communis -- Ch. 22. Tanacetum parthenium -- Ch. 23. Tribulus terrestris -- Ch. 24. Vitex agnus-castus
Control code
ocm39556629
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
volumes <1-3>
Isbn
9780896038776
Lccn
98034758
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o39556629
  • (OCoLC)39556629

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