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Author Wiart, Christophe.

Title Medicinal plants of Asia and the Pacific / Christophe Wiart
Published Boca Raton : CRC/Taylor & Francis, 2006

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Description 1 online resource (306 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Medicinal plants classified in the family Annonaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Myristicaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Lauraceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Piperaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Aristolochiaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Nympheaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Menispermaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Polygonaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Myrsinaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Ebenaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Bombacaceae
Medicinal plants classified in the family Elaeocarpaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Capparaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Flacourtiaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Passifloraceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Cucurbitaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Connaraceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Anisophylleaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Rosaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Thymeleaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Melastomataceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Rhizophoraceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Olacaceae
Medicinal plants classified in the family Icacinaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Euphorbiaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Sapindaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Anacardiaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Simaroubaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Meliaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Rutaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Loganiaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Gentianaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Apocynaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Asclepiadaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Solanaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Verbenaceae
Summary Drawing on the author's extensive personal experience, Medicinal Plants of Asia and the Pacific provides comprehensive coverage of the medicinal plants of the region. Describing more than 300 compounds, the book discusses every important class of natural products while highlighting cutting-edge research and recent developments. With its broad scope and extensive compound listings, the presentation and approach of the book is completely original
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Medicinal plants -- Asia
Medicinal plants -- Pacific Area
Ethnopharmacology -- Asia
Ethnopharmacology -- Pacific Area
Traditional medicine -- Asia
Traditional medicine -- Pacific Area
Medicine, Oriental.
Plants, Medicinal
Ethnopharmacology
Medicine, East Asian Traditional
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Herbal Medications.
Ethnopharmacology.
Medicinal plants.
Traditional medicine.
Asia
Pacific Islands
Asia.
Pacific Area.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005036199
ISBN 9781420006803
1420006800
9780429125263
0429125267
9781000654585
1000654583