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Author Vemulpad, Subramayam

Title Recent Advances in Plant-Based, Traditional, and Natural Medicines
Published Oakville : Apple Academic Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (398 pages)
Contents Front Cover -- About the Editors -- Contents -- Acknowledgment and How to Cite -- List of Contributors -- Introduction -- Part I: Relevance of Traditional Knowledge to Biological Testing -- Chapter 1: The Relevance of Traditional Knowledge Systems for Ethnopharmacological Research: Theoretical and Methodological Contributions -- Chapter 2: Antioxidative and in vitro Antiproliferative Activity of Arctium Lappa Root Extracts -- Chapter 3: Interleukin-6 and Cyclooxygenase-2 Downregulation by Fatty-Acid Fractions of Ranunculus Constantinopolitanus
Chapter 12: The Use of Phylogeny to Interpret Cross-Cultural Patterns in Plant Use and Guide Medicinal Plant Discovery: An Example from Pterocarpus (Leguminosae) -- Chapter 13: Ethnobotany Genomics: Discovery and Innovation in a New Era of Exploratory Research -- Chapter 14: Prescriptions of Traditional Chinese Medicine are Specific to Cancer Types and Adjustable to Temperature Changes -- Part IV: Personalized or Person-Centered Medicine
Chapter 15: Traditional, Complementary, and Alternative Medical Systems and their Contribution to Personalization, Prediction, and Prevention in Medicine: Person-Centered Medicine -- Author Notes
Chapter 4: An Extract of the Medicinal Mushroom Agaricus blazei Murill can Protect Against Allergy -- Chapter 5: Anti-Oxidative Effects of the Biennial Flower of Panax Notoginseng Against H2O2-Induced Cytotoxicity in Cultured PC12 Cells -- Chapter 6: Cytotoxic Activity of Proteins Isolated from Extracts of Corydalis Cava Tubers in Human Cervical Carcinoma HeLa Cells -- Chapter 7: Arctigenin from Arctium Lappa Inhibits Interleukin-2 and Interferon Gene Expression in Primary Human T Lymphocytes -- Part II: Targeting Important Diseases Using Natural Products (TK or Non-TK Based)
Chapter 8: A New Dawn for the Use of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Cancer Therapy -- Chapter 9: Anti Cancer Effects of Curcumin: Cycle of Life and Death -- Chapter 10: Comparative Study of the Antioxidant and Reactive Oxygen Species Scavenging Properties in the Extracts of the Fruits of Terminalia Chebula, Terminalia Belerica, and Emblica Officinalis -- Chapter 11: Inhibition of Highly Productive HIV-1 Infection in T Cells, Primary Human Macrophages, Microglia, and Astrocytes by Sargassum fusiforme -- Part III: Molecular Biology, Genomics, and Proteomics: Plant Centered and Person Centered
Summary IntroductionPart 1: Relevance of Traditional Knowledge to Biological TestingThe Relevance of Traditional Knowledge Systems for Ethnopharmacological Research: Theoretical and Methodological Contributions; Victoria Reyes-GarciaAntioxidative and in vitro Antiproliferative Activity of Arctium lappa Root Extracts; Fabricia S. Predes, Ana L.T.G Ruiz, Joao E. Carvalho, Mary A. Foglio, and Heidi DolderInterleukin-6 and Cyclooxygenase-2 Down-regulation by Fatty-Acid Fractions of Ranunculus constantinopol
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Subject Alternative medicine.
Alternative medicine.
Form Electronic book
Author Jamie, Joanne.
ISBN 1482243598
9781482243598