By Roy Upton,Alison Graff,Georgina Jolliffe,Reinhard Länger,Elizabeth Williamson
Winner of the James A. Duke Award for Excellence in Botanical Literature Award from the yankee Botanical Council
Compiled through the yank natural Pharmacopoeia®, this quantity addresses the inability of authoritative microscopic descriptions of these medicinal plant species at present in exchange. It contains an atlas supplying designated textual content and image descriptions of greater than one hundred forty medicinal plant species and their adulterants.
Designed to fulfill the wishes of the natural items undefined, regulatory businesses, and educational researchers, the publication covers plant anatomy at a degree applicable for the pharmacognostic research of plant tissues, offers vast insurance of the heritage and significance of botanical microscopy, and offers guideline on how one can arrange a microscopy lab and get ready, view, and archive complete and powdered plant elements for microscopic research.
The botanicals lined symbolize ninety percentage of the buck price of botanical revenues within the usa. the point of interest is on these species which are in excessive use, and those who are typically adulterated. It additionally covers a few renowned Asian botanicals, supplying the 1st English language description for plenty of of these.
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American Herbal Pharmacopoeia: Botanical Pharmacognosy - Microscopic Characterization of Botanical Medicines by Roy Upton,Alison Graff,Georgina Jolliffe,Reinhard Länger,Elizabeth Williamson