Medicinal plants : antioxidant properties, traditional uses and conservation strategies /

Nowadays, natural products and in particular medicinal plants, play an important role in human health and therapeutics. Across the world, several different cultures employ medicinal plants for the treatment of a wide range of pathological conditions. In this book, we address the antioxidant properti...

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Imprint:Hauppauge, N.Y. : Nova Science Publishers, 2013.
Description:1 online resource.
Language:English
Series:Botanical Research and Practices
Botanical research and practices.
Subject:Medicinal plants -- Utilization.
Antioxidants.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Botany.
Antioxidants.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11210024
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Other authors / contributors:Pereira, David Alexandre Micael.
ISBN:9781629482200
162948220X
9781629482194
1629482196
Notes:Includes index.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary:Nowadays, natural products and in particular medicinal plants, play an important role in human health and therapeutics. Across the world, several different cultures employ medicinal plants for the treatment of a wide range of pathological conditions. In this book, we address the antioxidant properties of several medicinal plants, as well as their traditional uses and conservation strategies. This is, without a doubt, a wonderful opportunity to have a closer insight into the chemistry, biological properties, conservation and traditional use of medicinal plants used around the world.
Other form:Print version: Medicinal plants 9781629482194