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Bioactive Compounds of Medicinal Plants : Properties and Potential for Human Health - (Hardcover)

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This volume sheds new light on the immense potential of medicinal plants for human health from different technological aspects. It presents new research on bioactive compounds in medicinal plants that provide health benefits, including those that have proven especially effective in treating and managing diabetes mellitus and hypertension. It looks at the medicinal properties, antioxidant capacity, and antimicrobial activity of plants and provides scientific evidence on the use of medicinal plants in the treatment of certain diseases. Many of the plants described in the chapters are easily accessible and are believed to be effective with fewer side effects in comparison to modern drugs in the treatment of different diseases.

Number of Pages: 343
Genre: Science, Medical
Series Title: Innovations in Plant Science for Better Health: From Soil to Fork
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Language: English
Street Date: June 27, 2018
TCIN: 53395122
UPC: 9781771886482
Item Number (DPCI): 248-65-1352
$159.95

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