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 ...
A large colorful website about the rainforest. ... Even now, we have found new
medicines for malaria from artemesia plants ("Sweet Annie") and medicines for ...
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 ...
Drug. Origin. Use. Quinine. cinchona tree (S. America). treat malaria.
Neostigmine. Calabar bean (Africa?) used to treat glaucoma and provides a
blueprint for ...
Jul 22, 2012 ... This makes rainforest species an excellent reservoir of medicines and chemical
templates with which researchers can create new drugs.
Tropical rainforest plants have produced thousands of lifesaving drugs, yet the
potential ... In addition, new technologies allowed to use powerful combinatorial ...
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: ...