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Author Lansky, Ephraim P.

Title Caper : the genus Capparis / authors: Ephraim Philip Lansky, Helena Maaria Paavilainen, Shifra Lansky
Published Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource
Series Traditional herbal medicines for modern times ; volume 12
Traditional herbal medicines for modern times ; v. 12
Contents Section 1. Chemistry -- section 2. Medical uses -- section 3. Miscellany
Summary Caper: The Genus Capparis presents a pharmacognostic and ethnopharmacological exploration of the genus Capparis, emphasizing its medicinal potential. There is a long history of safe usage of Capparis parts both in diet and as plant drugs throughout the world, and the details of this usage are summarized in 39 tables covering numerous Capparis species. This detailed survey of historical and traditional medical uses of capers provides a forum for the integration of ethnomedicine and modern pharmacology. This book tracks the use of the genus Capparis from the present position of caper fruit and it
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Capparis.
Plants, Medicinal.
Phytotherapy -- methods.
Capparis -- Therapeutic use
Form Electronic book
Author Lansky, Shifra, 1991-
Paavilainen, Helena M.
ISBN 1439861382