You have no items in your shopping cart.

Recent Progress in Medicinal Plants Vol. 38: Essential Oils III and Phytopharmacology

Author Name : J. N. Govil and Sanjib Bhattacharya


  • Publisher : Studium Press LLC
  • Edition : 1st
  • ISBN 10 : 1-933699-98-1
  • Page no : 468
  • Publication Year : 2013

In stock

  • Description
  • Table Of Content
  • Reviews
The objective of the volume 38 of Recent Progress in Medicinal Plants is to present the third volume on essential oils together with miscellaneous scientific materials concerning mainly pharmacological properties of medicinal plants, hence the name: essential oils III and phytopharmacology. Its contributors are from 11 countries namely Brazil, India, Japan, Nigeria, Malaysia, Mexico, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, USA and Uzbekistan. The volume is the amalgamation of two sections namely essential oils III and phytopharmacology. The first section has nine chapters that deals with essential oils. The first three general chapters are on antimicrobial, psychopharmacological properties and controlled release formulation strategies of essential oils. The next five chapters are on individual essential oils namely dennettia oil, mentha oil, thyme oil, boswellia oil and spearmint oil. The sixth chapter deals with cyclodextrin complexation of essential oils for improving bioactivity. The second section has eight chapters. The first chapter details the challenges on standardization of herbal medicines. The second chapter describes the role of plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria in promoting growth and yield of active constituents of medicinal plants. The effect of olive oil on wound healing is dealt in the third chapter. The fourth chapter describes the implications of neem in treating diabetes mellitus. The fifth chapter presents chemical and pharmacological updates on Piper betel. Use of herbal medicine against microbial infection and resistance are explicated in the sixth chapter. The seventh chapter deals with the antiviral properties of medicinal plants. The last chapter elaborates the supply chain management of Indian medicinal plants. This composite volume is designed for professionals of interdisciplinary health sciences, food technology, pharmaceutical sciences, pharmacognosy, pharmacology, agriculture, botany, medicine, therapeutics, traditional medicine, complementary and alternative medicine, aromatherapy, herbalism, medical and public health sciences, policy-makers and marketing and economic strategists. It is addressed to undergraduates, post-graduates, teachers and researchers.
Title Recent Progress in Medicinal Plants Vol. 38: Essential Oils III and Phytopharmacology
Table of Content About the Series. Foreword to the Series. Foreword to the Volume. Preface. PART I: ESSENTIAL OILS III: Essential Oils and Antimicrobial Activity. Psychopharmacology of Essential Oils. Controlled Release Formulation Strategies for Essential Oils. A Review on Dennettia Oil (Dennettia tripetala G. Baker). Uncovering the Biological Activities Induced by Peppermint or Mentha Oil. Antibacterial Activity of Thymus pulegioides Essential Oil and its Synergistic Potential with Antibiotics: A Chemometric Approach. Anticancer Activity of Boswellia (Frankincense) Essential Oils. Chemical Composition and Mosquitocidal Potential of Mentha spicata (Linn.) Essential Oil. A Brief Review of Essential Oils and Terpenes Complexed in Cyclodextrins-Technological Approach to Improve Biological Activities. PART II: PHYTOPHARMACOLOGY Standardization of Herbal Medicines: Challenges Still Ahead. Plant-Growth Promoting Rhizobacteria and Medicinal Plants. Effects of Olive Oil on Wound Healing. Neem (Azadirachta indica) in Treating Diabetes. A Review on Botany, Phytochemistry, Traditional Uses and Pharmacology of Piper betel Linn. Herbal Product Based Remedies Against Microbial Infections and Resistance. Antiviral Potentials of Medicinal Plants. Supply Chain Management of Herbal Drugs in Indian. Perspective: A Case Study. Subject Index
Page No. 468
Author's Name J. N. Govil and Sanjib Bhattacharya
Publisher Studium Press LLC
Year Of Publication 2013
ISBN 10 1-933699-98-1
ISBN 13 No
About The Book No
Binding type No
Book Size(len) No
Series No
book size(hei) 9.5
Book size width 6.3
Edition 1st

Write Your Own Review

How do you rate this product? *

  1 * 2 * 3 * 4 * 5 *