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Owed to Nature: Medicines from Tropical Forests - Rainforest Trust


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


Even now, we have found new medicines for malaria from artemesia plants (" Sweet Annie") and medicines for cancer from the Pacific Yew (taxol). The potential ...

Medicines of the Rainforest Part 2 - Rainforest Education


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 ...

Saving Rainforests with Medicinal Plants


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

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


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 ...

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


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 Rainforests - Nature's Medicine Cabinet


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 ...

22. There May Be A Cure—Up There in the Rain Forest – Top 25 of ...


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 ...

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Rainforest Medicine - Healing Medicines From The Amazon


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


More than 20% of the world's oxygen is produced in the Amazon Rainforest. This has ... Fox News: Nature's Medicine Cabinet, with Chris Kilham, April 2012.

Medicines Derived from Rainforest Plants - Rainforests