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Secondary Metabolism as a Measurement of Efficacy of Botanical Extracts: The Use of Azadirachta indica (Neem) as a Model

By Moacir Rossi Forim, Maria Fátima das Graças Fernandes da Silva and João Batista Fernandes

Submitted: February 23rd 2011Reviewed: August 1st 2011Published: January 5th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/27961

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Moacir Rossi Forim, Maria Fátima das Graças Fernandes da Silva and João Batista Fernandes (January 5th 2012). Secondary Metabolism as a Measurement of Efficacy of Botanical Extracts: The Use of Azadirachta indica (Neem) as a Model, Insecticides - Advances in Integrated Pest Management, Farzana Perveen, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/27961. Available from:

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