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Active Ingredients from Aromatic and Medicinal Plants

Edited by Hany El-Shemy

Cairo University

Recently, new compounds from medicinal plants were discovered, and they were used as anti-severe diseases. Therefore, this book covers interested research topics dealing with isolation, purification, and identification of active ingredients from wild and medicinal plants. This discovery will lead to an increase in the global pharmaceutical market as well as open such new gate for medicinal plant research. This book will add significant information to medical researchers and can be used for postgraduate students.

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Active Ingredients from Aromatic and Medicinal PlantsEdited by Hany El-Shemy

Published: March 8th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/67161

ISBN: 978-953-51-2976-9

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2975-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5475-4

Copyright year: 2017

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37817 Total Chapter Downloads

31 Crossref Citations

32 Web of Science Citations

67 Dimensions Citations


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1. Medicinal Plants of the Indigenous Tribes in Peninsular Malaysia: Current and Future Perspectives

By Pozi Milow, Sorayya Malek and Raznan Mohd. Ramli


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2. Aromatic Plants from Western Balkans: A Potential Source of Bioactive Natural Compounds

By Ana M. Džamić and Jelena S. Matejić


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3. Tahitian Vanilla (Vanilla ×tahitensis): A Vanilla Species with Unique Features

By Christel Brunschwig, François-Xavier Collard, Sandra Lepers- Andrzejewski and Phila Raharivelomanana


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4. Evaluation of Genetic Diversity in Chlorophytum borivilianum (Santp. and Fernan.) Using Molecular Markers: An Endangered Medicinal Plant

By Sanghamitra Samantaray and Umakanta Ngangkham


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5. Investigation of Campomanesia Components: A Fruit of Brazilian Cerrado

By Nayara Vieira de Lima, Daniela Granja Arakaki, Paula F. Saldanha Tschinkel, Anderson Fernandes da Silva, Rita de Cássia Avellaneda Guimarães, Priscila Aiko Hiane and Valter Aragão do Nascimento


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6. Aromatherapeutic Textiles

By Angela Cerempei


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7. Thymus Plants: A Review—Micropropagation, Molecular and Antifungal Activity

By Fernanda Leal, Meriem Taghouti, Fernando Nunes, Amélia Silva, Ana Cláudia Coelho and Manuela Matos


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8. Comparative Proteomic Analysis of Panax ginseng C. A. Meyer × Panax quinquefolius L. Leaves and Parental Lines

By Xiujuan Lei, Zhiqing Wang, Juan Song, Shao Liang, Lina Yao, Zhifang Hou and Yingping Wang


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9. Combinations of Extracts of Propolis and Other Compounds Against Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus

By Eduardo Lozano Guzmán and Francisco Javier Moreno Cruz


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10. Olea europaea subsp. africana (Oleaceae)

By Nontokozo Z. Msomi and Mthokozisi. B. C Simelane


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11. Chemical Structure, Quality Indices and Bioactivity of Essential Oil Constituents

By Nashwa Fathy Sayed Morsy


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12. Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum L.): An Important Medicinal and Aromatic Crop

By Peiman Zandi, Saikat Kumar Basu, William Cetzal-Ix, Mojtaba Kordrostami, Shahram Khademi Chalaras and Leila Bazrkar Khatibai


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13. Oregano Essential Oil in Animal Production

By Alma Delia Alarcon-Rojo, Hector Janacua-Vidales and Ana Renteria- Monterrubio


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14. Dietary Administration of Animal Diets with Aromatic and Medicinal Plants: Influence on Meat Quality

By Gema Nieto and Gaspar Ros


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15. Vanillin and Its Detection in Air

By Saaya Minematsu and Xing-Zheng Wu


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