Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts Essential Oils and Their Components

Written By Mahendra Rai
Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts  Essential Oils and Their Components
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 24 May 2013
  • ISBN : 0124017088
  • Pages : 296 pages
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Download or read book entitled Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts Essential Oils and Their Components by author: Mahendra Rai which was release on 24 May 2013 and published by Academic Press with total page 296 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts, Essential Oils and their Components offers scientists a single source aimed at fighting specific multidrug-resistant (MDR) microorganisms such as bacteria, protozoans, viruses and fungi using natural products. This essential reference discusses herbal extracts and essential oils used or under investigation to treat MDR infections, as well as those containing antimicrobial activity that could be of potential interest in future studies against MDR microorganisms. The need to combat multidrug-resistant microorganisms is an urgent one and this book provides important coverage of mechanism of action, the advantages and disadvantages of using herbal extracts, essential oils and their components and more to aid researchers in effective antimicrobial drug discovery Addresses the need to develop safe and effective approaches to coping with resistance to all classes of antimicrobial drugs Provides readers with current evidence-based content aimed at using herbal extracts and essential oils in antimicrobial drug development Includes chapters devoted to the activity of herbal products against herpes, AIDS, tuberculosis, drug-resistant cancer cells and more

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts Essential Oils and Their Components

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts  Essential Oils and Their Components
  • Author : Mahendra Rai,Kateryna Kon
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2013-05-24
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0124017088
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Summary : Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts, Essential Oils and their Components offers scientists a single source aimed at fighting specific multidrug-resistant (MDR) microorganisms such as bacteria, protozoans, viruses and fungi using natural products. This essential reference discusses herbal extracts and essential oils used or under investigation to treat MDR infections, ...

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts Essential Oils and Their Components

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts  Essential Oils and Their Components
  • Author : Kateryna Volodymyrivna Kon,Mahendra Kumar Rai
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-05-24
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0124017088
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Summary : High prevalence of multidrug-resistant microorganisms in the etiologic structure of different infectious processes significantly decreases the effectiveness of the treatment and enhances the probability of an unfavorable outcome from the infection. Combinations between antibiotics and other antimicrobial agents represent one of the most promising approaches for combating multidrug-resistant bacteria. A ...

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts Essential Oils and Their Components

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts  Essential Oils and Their Components
  • Author : Lyndy McGaw
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-05-24
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0124017088
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Summary : Many bacterial diseases affect animals, causing important economic losses in livestock. Subtherapeutic antibiotic use in production animals as antibiotic growth promoters has been implicated as a causative factor in the development of resistance of bacterial pathogens toward several classes of antimicrobials, some of which are used therapeutically in humans. This ...

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts Essential Oils and Their Components

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts  Essential Oils and Their Components
  • Author : Victor Kuete
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-05-24
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0124017088
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Summary : The development of vancomycin resistance by some microbial strains has made the treatment of some infections more difficult and, in many cases, impossible. Although the search for new drugs against vancomycin-resistant organisms has been very successful, resistance can arise against many of these compounds. Natural products are an invaluable source ...

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts Essential Oils and Their Components

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts  Essential Oils and Their Components
  • Author : M. Fawzi Mahomoodally,Ameenah Gurib-Fakim
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-05-24
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0124017088
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Summary : Infectious diseases are responsible for one in every two deaths in many developing countries, but people in sub-Saharan Africa are particularly vulnerable, as poverty is rampant and access to health care is limited. Additionally, the unregulated use of antibiotics in some parts of Africa has led to the emergence of ...

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts Essential Oils and Their Components

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts  Essential Oils and Their Components
  • Author : Luiz Felipe Domingues Passero,Márcia D. Laurenti,Gabriela Santos-Gomes,Bruno Luiz Soares Campos,Patrícia Sartorelli,João Henrique G. Lago
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-05-24
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0124017088
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Summary : Leishmaniasis is an infectious disease caused by parasites belonging to the Leishmania genus. This disease has a prevalence that exceeds 12 million, and approximately 350 million individuals are currently residing in areas at risk for contracting the infection. The standard drugs employed in the treatment pose serious side effects for patients. Moreover, ...

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts Essential Oils and Their Components

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts  Essential Oils and Their Components
  • Author : Adil M. Allahverdiyev,Melahat Bagirova,Serkan Yaman,Rabia Cakir Koc,Emrah Sefik Abamor,Sezen Canim Ates,Serap Yesilkir Baydar,Serhat Elcicek,Olga Nehir Oztel
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-05-24
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0124017088
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Summary : Herpes simplex virus (HSV) infections comprise one of the most important health problems worldwide. HSV-1 and HSV-2 that are the types most frequently seen in disease, manifested by sores and blisters on the mouth, tongue, skin, and genitals of infected individuals. Moreover, herpetic infections can reach life-threatening levels; for instance, ...

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts Essential Oils and Their Components

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts  Essential Oils and Their Components
  • Author : M.L. Faleiro,M.G. Miguel
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-05-24
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0124017088
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Summary : Aromatic and medicinal plants, through their secondary metabolism, provide a complex mixture of volatile molecules known as essential oils. These volatile molecules exert antibacterial activity that has been used in folk medicine for centuries. During the last few decades, the emergence of antibacterial resistance has forced us to search for ...

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts Essential Oils and Their Components

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts  Essential Oils and Their Components
  • Author : Valerie Edwards-Jones
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-05-24
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0124017088
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Summary : The global increase in antimicrobial resistance has led to renewed interest in alternative antimicrobial treatment strategies. Research is being done into a wide range of possible treatment regimens, including phage therapy, novel vaccines, and novel peptides, to name a few. Many microbiologists continue to lobby their governments to ensure that ...

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts Essential Oils and Their Components

Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts  Essential Oils and Their Components
  • Author : Ali Parsaeimehr,Elmira Sargsyan,Amir Reza Jassbi
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-05-24
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0124017088
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Summary : In today’s world, multidrug resistance appears to be one of the major health problems; however, screening, discovering and presenting novel effectual phytochemicals from medicinal plants have provided a promising outlook. Phytomedicines have been used for treating diseases and infections since time immemorial, but identifying new phytochemicals and effectual treatment ...

Issues in Pharmacology Pharmacy Drug Research and Drug Innovation 2011 Edition

Issues in Pharmacology  Pharmacy  Drug Research  and Drug Innovation  2011 Edition
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : ScholarlyEditions
  • Release Date : 2012-01-09
  • Total pages : 4229
  • ISBN : 0124017088
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Summary : Issues in Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Drug Research, and Drug Innovation: 2011 Edition is a ScholarlyEditions™ eBook that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Drug Research, and Drug Innovation. The editors have built Issues in Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Drug Research, and Drug Innovation: 2011 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ ...