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Title Plants that fight cancer / edited by Spiridon E. Kintzios and Maria G. Barberaki
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 296 pages) : illustrations
Contents What do we know about cancer and its therapy? -- Plants and cancer -- Terrestrial plant species with anticancer activity : a presentation -- Cytotoxic metabolites from marine algae
Summary Provides a modern review of plant species and genera with anticancer properties and discusses conventional, advanced, and alternative treatments
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 274-287) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Cancer -- Treatment.
Herbs -- Therapeutic use.
Materia medica, Vegetable.
Medicinal plants.
Neoplasms -- drug therapy.
Plant Extracts -- therapeutic use.
Form Electronic book
Author Barberaki, Maria G.
Kintzios, Spiridon E.
ISBN 0203381165 (electronic bk.)
1420023713 (electronic bk.)
9780203381168 (electronic bk.)
9781420023718 (electronic bk.)