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555 Medicinal Plants: Field Guide and Laboratory Manual

Field / Identification GuideHandbook / Manual

By: S Farooq

500 pages, Col photos

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Paperback | Dec 2005 | #151472 | ISBN: 8170893224
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NHBS Price: £94.99 $116/€106 approx

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Provides a comprehensive profile of medicinal plants detailing the scientific information with advance methods of identification including macroscopic and microscopic detail. It details nomenclature, habitat, besides Pharmacognostic studies data, pharmacology of major chemical constituents and their chemical structures with colour photographs of detailed descriptive plants. Therapeutic profiles are provided along with their recommended dosage. Microbiological studies including determination of surface microbial contaminants of few plants with evaluation of antimicrobial activity of 50 plants plus detailed and latest information on Garlic, Aloe Vera, Rauwolfia serpentina and etc. The book also has moderate descriptions and short descriptions of 111 & 394 plants respectively.

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