Medicine » Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Quality Control of Herbal Medicines and Related Areas

Edited by Yukihiro Shoyama, ISBN 978-953-307-682-9, 282 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published November 04, 2011 under CC BY 3.0 license
DOI: 10.5772/1141

The authors of this thematic issue provide a comprehensive summary of most recent knowledge and references on quality control in wide fields. Quality control is essential for natural products like natural medicine and related food products. In this issue fifteen chapters have been included, discussing in detail various aspects of quality control. It will certainly prove useful not only for phytochemical researchers, but also many scientists working in numerous fields. Much effort has been invested by the contributors to share current information. Without their efforts and input 'Quality Control of Herbal Medicine and Related Areas' could not exist.