Jan 26, 2013 ... The benefits to humanity of nature-derived medicines are .... He received a Ph.D.
in chemistry from the State University of New York at Buffalo in ...
Even now, we have found new medicines for malaria from artemesia plants ("
Sweet Annie") and medicines for cancer from the Pacific Yew (taxol). The
Many of our original medicines were derived from plants - and many that we still
use to this day, such as quinine and digitalis. Many new medicines, such as ...
Jul 22, 2012 ... This makes rainforest species an excellent reservoir of medicines and chemical
templates with which researchers can create new drugs.
Dec 21, 2012 ... We can not expect to see a plethora of rain-forest remedies come pouring out of
jungles overnight. The only currently obvious trend in rainforest ...
While searching for medicine in the rainforest may seem like a good idea due to
... the discovery of a new drug can generate tens of millions of dollars annually ...
Tropical rainforest plants have produced thousands of lifesaving drugs, yet the
potential ... In addition, new technologies allowed to use powerful combinatorial ...
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Jan 15, 2014 ... This is an 11 minute documentary on searching for new HIV and anti-Cancer
medicines from plants originating from the rainforest.
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Dec 17, 2008 ... A rare and privileged look inside the Bri Bri rain forest people's traditions. ...
Discovering New Drug Therapies in the Amazon Rainforest ...
Apr 30, 2010 ... If any of these new “discoveries” of rain-forest plants for Western medicine are to
ever come to fruition, the world's major pharmaceutical ...