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Owed to Nature: Medicines from Tropical Forests - Rainforest Trust

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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 ...

Plant Medicines - Rainforest Education

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A large colorful website about the rainforest. ... Even now, we have found new medicines for malaria from artemesia plants ("Sweet Annie") and medicines for ...

Medicines of the Rainforest Part 2 - Rainforest Education

www.rainforesteducation.com/medicines/RFMedicines/medicines2.htm

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 ...

Medicines Derived from Rainforest Plants - Rainforests

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Drug. Origin. Use. Quinine. cinchona tree (S. America). treat malaria. Neostigmine. Calabar bean (Africa?) used to treat glaucoma and provides a blueprint for ...

Saving Rainforests with Medicinal Plants

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Jul 22, 2012 ... This makes rainforest species an excellent reservoir of medicines and chemical templates with which researchers can create new drugs.

Tropical Rainforests - Nature's Medicine Cabinet

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Tropical rainforest plants have produced thousands of lifesaving drugs, yet the potential ... In addition, new technologies allowed to use powerful combinatorial ...

Final Paper: The Medicinal Value of the Rainforest - Miami University

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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 ...

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Dec 17, 2008 ... A rare and privileged look inside the Bri Bri rain forest people's traditions. ... A Needle in the Haystack: Searching for New Medicines in the Rain ...
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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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Jun 27, 2010 ... MEDICINE FROM THE AMAZON RAIN FOREST!! ... A Needle in the Haystack: Searching for New Medicines in the Rain Forest - Duration: ...
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Rainforest Medicine - Healing Medicines From The Amazon

www.adventure-life.com

The Rainforests host over half the world's species and indigenous peoples use them for medicine. ... Farnsworth, N. "Screening Plants for New Medicines.

Amazon Rainforest Facts | Medicine Hunter

www.medicinehunter.com

The Amazon Rainforest stretches over a billion acres in Brazil, Venezuela, Columbia, and ... Fox News: Nature's Medicine Cabinet, with Chris Kilham, April 2012.

"Rainforest Remedies" By Daniel Mowrey, Ph.D.

www.rain-tree.com

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 ...