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Ginger Cultivation and Its Antimicrobial and Pharmacological Potentials

Edited by Haiping Wang

Institute of Vegetables and Flowers

Ginger is well known as a spice and flavor. It has been a traditional medical plant in many cultures for thousands of years. To uncover the miraculous plant, this book not only gives you the plant's origins, where the plant is grown now, but also provides current studies on its utilization, cultivation, breeding, and therapeutic benefits.

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Ginger Cultivation and Its Antimicrobial and Pharmacological PotentialsEdited by Haiping Wang

Published: February 19th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.83688

ISBN: 978-1-83880-030-7

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-029-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-407-7

Copyright year: 2020

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1. Introductory Chapter: Studies on Ginger

By Haiping Wang

55

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2. Utilisation and Functional Components Evaluation of Ginger

By Suwijiyo Pramono

126

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3. Biotechnology and Crop Improvement of Ginger (Zingiber officinale Rosc.)

By Neeta Shivakumar

162

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4. Cultivation of Ginger in Sikkim under an Organic System

By Vijayan A.K., B.A. Gudade, Ashutosh Gautam, T.N. Deka, S.S. Bora, K. Dhanapal and A.B. Remashree

66

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5. Diseases of Ginger

By Gupta Meenu and Tennyson Jebasingh

182

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6. Harnessing the Therapeutic Properties of Ginger (Zingiber officinale Roscoe) for the Management of Plant Diseases

By Elias Nortaa Kunedeb Sowley and Frederick Kankam

98

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7. Ginger (Zingiber officinale) Antimicrobial Potential: A Review

By Amanda Mara Teles, Bianca Araújo dos Santos, Cleidiane Gomes Ferreira, Adenilde Nascimento Mouchreck, Kátia da Silva Calabrese, Ana Lucia Abreu-Silva and Fernando Almeida-Souza

123

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8. A Review of the Antidiabetic Activities of Ginger

By Gloria Aderonke Otunola and Anthony Jide Afolayan

103

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9. Pharmacological Potentials of Ginger

By Fatai Oladunni Balogun, Esther Tayo AdeyeOluwa and Anofi Omotayo Tom Ashafa

138

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