The Pharmacological Potential of Cyanobacteria

Written By Graciliana Lopes
The Pharmacological Potential of Cyanobacteria
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 February 2022
  • ISBN : 0128214910
  • Pages : 356 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Pharmacological Potential of Cyanobacteria written by Graciliana Lopes which was release on 15 February 2022, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: The Pharmacological Potential of Cyanobacteria explores the bioactive compounds isolated from cyanobacteria and their relationship to human health and biotechnological applications. The book presents an overview of the chemistry and ecology of cyanobacteria, focusing on culture needs and techniques of biomass production. It is organized according to the different biological activities and biotechnological applications of compounds discovered in recent years. Besides biological activity, the mechanism of action of compounds is explained, along with molecular structure. Finally, compounds already used in therapeutics and biotechnology, as well as those in phases of approval or clinical trials are explored. Each chapter is written by a different research group with expertise in the field and publications in peer reviewed journals. Researchers and students in pharmaceutical academic research, pharmaceutical industrial sector personnel, health professionals, and nutritionists will find this book to be very useful. Covers all the bioactive compounds of cyanobacteria discovered thus far Includes chapters by experts in the field, covering the chemistry and mechanisms of action of cyanobacteria-bioactive compounds Provides a general overview of organisms, from biomass production to compound isolation and evaluation of bioactivities in different cell and cell-free systems

The Pharmacological Potential of Cyanobacteria

The Pharmacological Potential of Cyanobacteria
  • Author : Graciliana Lopes,Marisa Silva,Vitor Vasconcelos
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2022-02-15
  • Total pages : 356
  • ISBN : 0128214910
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Summary : The Pharmacological Potential of Cyanobacteria explores the bioactive compounds isolated from cyanobacteria and their relationship to human health and biotechnological applications. The book presents an overview of the chemistry and ecology of cyanobacteria, focusing on culture needs and techniques of biomass production. It is organized according to the different biological ...

The Pharmacological Potential of Cyanobacteria

The Pharmacological Potential of Cyanobacteria
  • Author : Graciliana Lopes,Marisa Silva,Vitor Vasconcelos
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2022-02-01
  • Total pages : 356
  • ISBN : 0128214910
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Summary : The Pharmacological Potential of Cyanobacteria explores the bioactive compounds isolated from cyanobacteria and their relationship to human health and biotechnological applications. The book presents an overview of the chemistry and ecology of cyanobacteria, focusing on culture needs and techniques of biomass production. It is organized according to the different biological ...

Pharmacological Potential of Selected Natural Compounds in the Control of Parasitic Diseases

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  • Author : Gabriela Hrckova,Samuel Velebny
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-13
  • Total pages : 125
  • ISBN : 0128214910
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Summary : The natural world with a large number of terrestrial and marine plants and lower organisms is a great source of bioactive compounds historically used as remedies in various diseases. Within the last decade, such compounds became more attractive targets for pharmacologists and the pharmaceutical industry in drug development projects. This ...

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  • Author : Sikha Mandal,Jnanendra Rath
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-11-24
  • Total pages : 92
  • ISBN : 0128214910
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Summary : This volume presents recent developments in the novel drug development and potential of extremophilic cyanobacteria. It discusses how these tiny organism originated, produce oxygen that leads to evolution of life on the earth, how their survival strategies in extreme climatic conditions lead to diverse metabolic pathways, and the opportunity to ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2007-05-08
  • Total pages : 355
  • ISBN : 0128214910
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Summary : Cyanobacterial symbioses are no longer regarded as mere oddities but as important components of the biosphere, occurring both in terrestrial and aquatic habitats worldwide. It is becoming apparent that they can enter into symbiosis with a wider variety of organisms than hitherto known, and there are many more still to ...

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  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2013-05-15
  • Total pages : 744
  • ISBN : 0128214910
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Summary : Public Health is regarded as the basis and cornerstone of health, generally and in medicine. Defined as the science and art of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health through the organized efforts and informed choices of society, organizations, public and private, communities and individuals, this discipline has been renewed ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-11-09
  • Total pages : 458
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Summary : This book offers a comprehensive study of biological molecules acquired from marine organisms, which have been exploited for drug discovery with the aim to treat human diseases. Biomolecules have potential impacts on a diverse range of fields, including medical and pharmaceutical science, industrial science, biotechnology, basic research, molecular science, environmental ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2004-09-10
  • Total pages : 484
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Summary : This is the first book on toxic chemicals that puts a special focus on chemical weapons and bioterrorism. Leading experts provide up-to-date pharmacological and toxicological information on chemical warfare agents, industrial chemicals, environmental toxins, metalloid and an array of miscellaneous agents including their mechanism of toxicity. Also discussed are a ...

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  • Author : Rajeshwar P. Sinha,h.c. Donat-P. Häder
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-10-06
  • Total pages : 502
  • ISBN : 0128214910
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Summary : Natural Bioactive Compounds: Technological Advancements deals with the latest breakthroughs in the field of screening, characterization and novel applications of natural bioactive compounds from diverse group of organisms ranging from bacteria, viruses, cyanobacteria, algae, fungi, bryophytes, higher plants, sponges, corals and fishes. Written by some of the most reputed scientists ...

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  • Author : Prashant Kumar Singh,Ajay Kumar,Vipin Kumar Singh,Alok Kumar Shrivistava
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-02-15
  • Total pages : 420
  • ISBN : 0128214910
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Summary : Advances in Cyanobacterial Biology presents the novel, practical, and theoretical aspects of cyanobacteria, providing a better understanding of basic and advanced biotechnological application in the field of sustainable agriculture. Chapters have been designed to deal with the different aspects of cyanobacteria including their role in the evolution of life, cyanobacterial ...

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  • Author : Ajay Kumar (PhD)
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022
  • Total pages : 340
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Summary : This second volume of a two-volume work reviews beneficial bioactive compounds from various microorganisms such as bacteria, fungi, cyanobacteria in plant diseases management and the postharvest management of fruits using microbial antagonists. Furthermore, it reviews the impact of climate change on food security and addressed the legal aspects of microbial ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-09-30
  • Total pages : 382
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Summary : Environmental change is affecting the world's agricultural productivity. This is coupled with an increase in population: according to the United Nations Department for Economic and Social Affairs, the global population is estimated to reach 9.7 billion by 2050. Therefore, the current situation requires that we develop climate-smart technologies to improve crop productivity ...

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  • Author : Phytochemical Society of Europe
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Total pages : 374
  • ISBN : 0128214910
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Summary : This book is the proceedings of an International Symposium in April 1987 concerned with the biochemistry of the algae and cyanobacteria. It covers topics such as the flexibility and variety of algal metabolism, bioenergetics, metabolic control, and aspects of biotechnology....

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-11-22
  • Total pages : 376
  • ISBN : 0128214910
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Summary : Written by leading experts in the field, Cyanobacteria: AnEconomic Perspective is a comprehensive edited volume coveringall areas of an important field and its application to energy,medicine and agriculture. Issues related to environment, food and energy have presentedserious challenge to the stability of nation-states. Increasingglobal population, dwindling agriculture and industrial ...