Medicinal Plant Research in Africa
  • Release Date : 19 June 2013
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 916 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780124059368
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Download or read book entitled Medicinal Plant Research in Africa by author: Victor Kuete which was release on 19 June 2013 and published by Newnes with total page 916 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. 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.