Biologically Active Natural Products: Pharmaceuticals

$270.00

SKU: 9780849318870
Editor: Cutler, Stephen J Cutler, Horace G
Publication Date: 07/27/1999
Publisher: CRC Press
Binding: Hardcover
Media: Book
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Description

Biologically Active Natural Products: Pharmaceuticals demonstrates the connections between agrochemicals and pharmaceuticals and explores the use of plants and plant products in the formulation and development of pharmaceuticals. Experts from around the world examine a multitude of topics, including evaluation of extracts from tropical plants for potential anticancer activity and cancer chemopreventive activity; use of Chinese lacquer tree sap products as pharmaceutical intermediates; and new approaches to drug discovery from the rainforest.