Medicinal Spices and Vegetables from Africa

Written By Victor Kuete
Medicinal Spices and Vegetables from Africa
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 14 January 2017
  • ISBN : 0128094419
  • Pages : 694 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Medicinal Spices and Vegetables from Africa written by Victor Kuete which was release on 14 January 2017, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Medicinal Spices and Vegetables from Africa: Therapeutic Potential against Metabolic, Inflammatory, Infectious and Systemic Diseases provides a detailed look at medicinal spices and vegetables that have proven safe-and-effective for consumption and the treatment of diseases, including infectious diseases, cardiovascular disease, and cancer. It provides pharmacological evidence, such as the latest information related to efficacy and safety data, in vitro and in vivo studies, clinical trials, and more, to illustrate the use of these spices and vegetables as both palliative and alternative treatments with the goal of furthering research in this area to produce safer and more effective drugs. Provides scientific evidence for the potential of medicinal spices and vegetables used in Africa to fight metabolic, inflammatory, and infectious diseases Includes a review of the latest methods used to investigate the effects of medicinal plants in the treatment of disease Offers an updated resource for students sand scientists in the fields of pharmaceutical science, pharmacognosy, complementary and alternative medicine, ethnopharmacology, phytochemistry, biochemistry, and more

Medicinal Spices and Vegetables from Africa

Medicinal Spices and Vegetables from Africa
  • Author : Victor Kuete
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-01-14
  • Total pages : 694
  • ISBN : 0128094419
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Summary : Medicinal Spices and Vegetables from Africa: Therapeutic Potential against Metabolic, Inflammatory, Infectious and Systemic Diseases provides a detailed look at medicinal spices and vegetables that have proven safe-and-effective for consumption and the treatment of diseases, including infectious diseases, cardiovascular disease, and cancer. It provides pharmacological evidence, such as the latest ...

Medicinal Plants

Medicinal Plants
  • Author : Amit Baran Sharangi,K. V. Peter
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2022-08-04
  • Total pages : 602
  • ISBN : 0128094419
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Summary : With chapters written by scientists from respected institutes and universities around the world, this book looks at the bioprospecting of medicinal plants for potential health uses and at the pharmacognosy of a selection of medicinal and aromatic plants. The book touches on a diverse selection of topics related to medicinal ...

Healing Plants of Nigeria

Healing Plants of Nigeria
  • Author : Anselm Adodo,Maurice M. Iwu
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-03-17
  • Total pages : 310
  • ISBN : 0128094419
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Summary : Healing Plants of Nigeria: Ethnomedicine and Therapeutic Applications offers comprehensive information on the use of herbal medicines in West Africa. Combining an evidence-based, ethnobotanical perspective with a pharmacological and pharmaceutical approach to phytomedicine, the book bridges the gap between the study of herbal plants’ pharmacological properties and active compounds for ...

Ethnopharmacological Investigation of Indian Spices

Ethnopharmacological Investigation of Indian Spices
  • Author : Mishra, Neha
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2020-03-06
  • Total pages : 335
  • ISBN : 0128094419
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Summary : Though their usage greatly diminished at the dawn of the scientific area, Indian spices were traditional parts of healthcare for thousands of years. However, over the last decade, largely due to the growth in popularity of complementary and alternative medicine, spices have regained attention due to their physiological and functional ...

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  • Author : Andleeb Khan,Muneeb U. Rehman
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-09-23
  • Total pages : 486
  • ISBN : 0128094419
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Summary : Black Seeds (Nigella sativa) is a comprehensive resource covering all aspects of this medicinal plant, well-known for its positive effects in many human ailments. It has been used to promote health and fight diseases, and has been found to have antioxidant, antihypertensive, anti-diabetic, anti-inflammatory, and analgesic effects. It has also ...

Plant Extracts

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  • Author : Raffaele Capasso,Lorenzo Di Cesare Mannelli
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2021-04-29
  • Total pages : 554
  • ISBN : 0128094419
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Summary : Plant extracts are widely used for therapeutic purposes. The vegetal origin of these products satisfies people’s desire to cure themselves with natural drugs; this aspect, together with effectiveness and regulatory opportunities, is the base of the broad modern use of medicinal plants. Traditional uses and novel biological effects allow ...

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  • Author : Peter A. Edde
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-08-21
  • Total pages : 1004
  • ISBN : 0128094419
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Summary : Field Crop Arthropod Pests of Economic Importance presents detailed descriptions of the biology and ecology of important arthropod pest of selected global field crops. Standard management options for insect pest control on crops include biological, non-chemical, and chemical approaches. However, because agricultural crops face a wide range of insect pests ...

Medicinal Plants

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  • Author : Halina Maria Ekiert,Kishan Gopal Ramawat,Jaya Arora
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-09-01
  • Total pages : 907
  • ISBN : 0128094419
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Summary : Medicinal plant research is an evergreen subject. There is a tremendous increase in popularity of herbal medicine in traditional medicine, ethnomedicine, modern medicine and as over the counter food supplements. Even after this increased demand, supply is neither uniform nor assured as most of these plants are collected from wild. ...

Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals for Human Health

Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals for Human Health
  • Author : Cristóbal Noé Aguilar,A. K. Haghi
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2021-12-16
  • Total pages : 408
  • ISBN : 0128094419
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Summary : This new volume provides important information on potential applications and new developments in functional health foods and nutraceuticals. It looks at the health-promoting properties in functional foods and beverages as well as nutraceuticals. Some health issues that are considered in conjunction with these foods and nutraceuticals include oxidative stress, obesity, ...

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  • Author : Silvia Dossena,Angela Marino
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2022-06-27
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128094419
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Summary : This book collects 17 original research papers and 9 reviews that are part of the Special Issue “Cellular Oxidative Stress”, published in the journal Antioxidants. Oxidative stress on a cellular level affects the function of tissues and organs and may eventually lead to disease. Therefore, a precise understanding of how oxidative stress ...

2D Nanomaterials for Energy and Environmental Sustainability

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  • Author : Zeba Khanam,Neelam Gogoi,Divesh Narayan Srivastava
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022
  • Total pages : 337
  • ISBN : 0128094419
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Summary : This book presents cutting-edge research, recent breakthroughs, and unresolved challenges associated with 2D nanomaterials to combat energy and environmental issues. The book discusses the state-of-the-art design and innovations engaged to novel 2D nanomaterials, viz. Transition metal compounds (TMDs, TMOs, TMHs), MXenes, elemental 2D analogs (silicene, phosphorene, arsenene, etc.), Metal-organic frameworks (...

The Neuroscience of Pain Anesthetics and Analgesics

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  • Author : Rajkumar Rajendram,Vinood B. Patel,Victor R. Preedy
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-12-13
  • Total pages : 1740
  • ISBN : 0128094419
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Summary : The Neuroscience of Pain, Anesthetics and Analgesics examines the syndromes of pain and how they interlink with anesthesia and analgesics. The book covers assessments, screening and resources, and provides applications to related areas of medicine. It explores how the perception of pain results from a multifaceted interaction between illness beliefs, ...

Medicinal Plants as Anti infectives

Medicinal Plants as Anti infectives
  • Author : Francois Chassagne
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2022-03-31
  • Total pages : 586
  • ISBN : 0128094419
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Summary : Medicinal Plants as Anti-infectives: Current Knowledge and New Perspectives provides comprehensive and updated data on medicinal plants and plant-derived compounds used as antimicrobials in a range of locations (such as the Balkans, Colombia, India, Lebanon, Mali, Pakistan, Southeast Asia, South Africa, and West Africa). It also provides an overview on ...

Culinary Herbs and Spices

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  • Author : Elizabeth I Opara,Magali Chohan
  • Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Release Date : 2021-08-09
  • Total pages : 604
  • ISBN : 0128094419
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Summary : Culinary herbs and spices have been recognised globally for their dietary and medicinal uses for centuries. A growing body of research is acknowledging their health-promoting properties as well as their therapeutic potential with reference to a number of chronic non-communicable diseases including cancer and type 2 diabetes. The aim of this ...

Marine Biotechnology Revealing an Ocean of Opportunities

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  • Author : Ana Rotter,Susana P. Gaudêncio,Marlen Ines Vasquez,Arita Dubnika
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release Date : 2022-03-18
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128094419
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Summary : Download or read online Marine Biotechnology Revealing an Ocean of Opportunities written by Ana Rotter,Susana P. Gaudêncio,Marlen Ines Vasquez,Arita Dubnika, published by Frontiers Media SA which was released on 2022-03-18. Get Marine Biotechnology Revealing an Ocean of Opportunities Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and ...