Essentials of Botanical Extraction: Principles and Applications provides a unique, single source of valuable information on the various botanical extraction methods available, from conventional to the use of green and modern extraction technologies including ultrasounds, microwaves, pressurized liquids, and supercritical fluids. Most extracts obtained from botanicals are often poorly characterized with unidentified active or inactive constituents. A wise selection of an extraction strategy is vital to drug discovery from medicinal plants as extraction forms the basic first step in medicinal plant research. This book also explores the mathematical hypotheses and innovations in botanical extractions and analyzes different post extraction operations so that dependency on serendipity is reduced and the same be converted into programmed drug discovery. Reviews the history and current state of natural product drug discovery and development, highlighting successes and current issues Explains the application of chemometric tools in extraction process design and method development Introduces process intensification as applied to the processing of medicinal plant extracts for rapid and cost-effective extraction
Essentials of Herbal Drug Technology is a unique attempt to arouse the inteDr. Shanti Bhushan Mishra is serving as Associate Professor at United Institute of Pharmacy, Allahabad where he has been since 2010. He received his degree of Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) from Lucknow University, Lucknow and Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm.) from Bundelkhand University Jhansi, India. Gold Medalist in Post-graduation (M. Pharm.) from Vinayaka Mission University Salem, Tamilnadu and PhD from Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology & Sciences (SHIATS), Allahabad. Major contribution has been in the field of Diabetes especially engaged in investigating on natural antioxidant from botanical sources and their role in diabetes management. Presently he is holding the positions of consultant editor of International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research, Journal of Pharmaceutical & Biomedical research and International Journal of Therapeutic Application. He has selected as nominee of CPCSEA (Committee for the purpose of control and supervision of experiments on animals) under ministry of environment, forest and climate change government of India. He has published 50 research papers in national and international journals of repute. He has presented 28 papers in various national and international conferences as invited speaker and resource person. He has four books and three book chapters in his credit. He is lifetime member of Association of Pharmaceutical Teachers of India, Indian Science Congress Association Kolkata, Societa Italo-Latino Americana de Etnomedicina, Costa Rica and American Chemical Society USA.rest of students in this fast-developing branch of pharmacy i.e. Pharmacognosy and related fields like herbal medicine, natural products and their standardization because increasing interest in the field of herbal medicine and ayurvedic dosage forms; their standardization is utmost required. The Book provides in depth information about various guidelines of different regulatory bodies that are required in quality control of herbal drugs. This book has been written with the object that the new syllabus of the bachelor’s in pharmacy, master’s in pharmacy and doctorate in herbal medicines and their pharmacological efficacy as per PCI course curriculum is covered in reasonable detail to provide sound scientific knowledge of quality control and standardization.
This book is a printed edition of the Special Issue "Plant Extracts in Skin Care Products" that was published in Cosmetics
This book introduces the essential skills and applications of interpersonal, small group, and public speaking communication. Built around five major themes (skills development, intercultural perspectives, critical thinking, ethical issues, and self-empowerment), the new edition provides increased coverage of ethics in communication.
|Author||: Jan Rydberg|
|Publisher||: CRC Press|
|Release Date||: 2004-03-03|
|ISBN 10||: 9780203021460|
|Pages||: 480 pages|
A complete and up-to-date presentation of the fundamental theoretical principles and many applications of solvent extraction, this enhanced Solvent Extraction Principles and Practice, Second Edition includes new coverage of the recent developments in solvent extraction processes, the use of solvent extraction in analytical applications and waste re
Using a problem-oriented approach, the manual guides you systematically through the clinical implications of aging and reviews evaluation, diagnosis, and management of the major clinical problems encountered in daily practice. And much has been added to this edition to keep you at the cutting edge of clinical geriatrics.
Responding to the increased popularity of herbal medicines and other forms of complementary or alternative medicine in countries around the world, this reference reviews and evaluates various safety, toxicity, and quality-control issues related to the use of traditional and herbal products for health maintenance and disease prevention and treatment. With over 3,550 current references, the book highlights the role of herbal medicine in national health care while providing case studies of widely used herbal remedies and their effects on human health and wellness and the need for the design and performance of methodologically sound clinical trials for the plethora of herbal medicines.
An essential guide to the principles of and current major issues relating to herbal medicine safety, this volume also contains comprehensive reviews of the safety data for 125 common herbs.
|Author||: Victor R. Preedy|
|Publisher||: Academic Press|
|Release Date||: 2015-09-28|
|ISBN 10||: 012416644X|
|Pages||: 930 pages|
Essential Oils in Food Preservation, Flavor and Safety discusses the major advances in the understanding of the Essential Oils and their application, providing a resource that takes into account the fact that there is little attention paid to the scientific basis or toxicity of these oils. This book provides an authoritative synopsis of many of the complex features of the essential oils as applied to food science, ranging from production and harvesting, to the anti-spoilage properties of individual components. It embraces a holistic approach to the topic, and is divided into two distinct parts, the general aspects and named essential oils. With more than 100 chapters in parts two and three, users will find valuable sections on botanical aspects, usage and applications, and a section on applications in food science that emphasizes the fact that essential oils are frequently used to impart flavor and aroma. However, more recently, their use as anti-spoilage agents has been extensively researched. Explains how essential oils can be used to improve safety, flavor, and function Embraces a holistic approach to the topic, and is divided into two distinct parts, the general aspects and named essential oils Provides exceptional range of information, from general use insights to specific use and application information, along with geographically specific information Examines traditional and evidence-based uses Includes methods and examples of investigation and application
The Second Edition of this pocket guide presents the essentials of herbal therapy and nutritional supplements, combining the traditional and scientific worlds. Dr. Kuhn has a PhD in physiology and is author of two pharmacology textbooks; Mr. Winston is a traditional herbalist in practice with a native American heritage. The book covers 115 herbs that are commonly available in the United States and Canada and 15 nutritional supplements. Coverage of each herb includes traditional and current uses, dangers and toxicities, and a bibliography. This edition includes 15 new herbs.