Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Natural Drugs from Plants

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Academic Editor

Hany El-Shemy

Cairo University

PublishedMay 11th, 2022

ISBN978-1-80356-021-2

Print ISBN978-1-80356-020-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-1-80356-022-9

Copyright year2022

Number of pages320

Natural Drugs from Plants emphasizes the importance of medicinal plants for drug discovery worldwide. Chapters discuss the active ingredients of certain medicinal plants, their mechanisms of action, and how they can be used to treat different diseases.

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Open access peer-reviewed  chapters

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6. A Review on the Ethnobotanical Uses, Phytochemistry and Pharmacological Effect of Luffa cylindrinca

By Kazeeem Akinyinka Akinwumi, Oluwole Olusoji Eleyowo and Omolara Omowunmi Oladipo

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9. Total Phenolic Content and Polyphenolic Profile of Tunisian Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis L.) Residues

By Hcini Kheiria, Abidi Mounir, Quílez María, Jordán Maria José and Sadok Bouzid

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10. Medicinal Properties of Phytochemicals and Their Production

By Aanchal Bansal and Chinmayee Priyadarsini

221
11. The Structure and Function of Alkamides in Mammalian Systems

By Stephanie E. Johnstone and Scott M. Laster

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12. The Contribution of Javanese Pharmacognosy to Suriname’s Traditional Medicinal Pharmacopeia: Part 1

By Dennis R.A. Mans, Priscilla Friperson, Meryll Djotaroeno and Jennifer Pawirodihardjo

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13. The Contribution of Javanese Pharmacognosy to Suriname’s Traditional Medicinal Pharmacopeia: Part 2

By Dennis R.A. Mans, Priscilla Friperson, Meryll Djotaroeno and Jennifer Pawirodihardjo

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