Saponins Used in Traditional and Modern Medicine

  • George R. Waller
  • Kazuo Yamasaki

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 404)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Commercial Utilization and Biosynthesis

  3. Inhibition of Diseases of Mankind

    1. D. Iurea, C. V. Uglea, P. K. Kintia
      Pages 111-116
    2. K. Hostettmann, A. Marston, M. Maillard, J.-L. Wolfender
      Pages 117-128
    3. Nguyen Minh Duc, Ryoji Kasai, Kazuhiro Ohtani, Aiko Ito, Kazuo Yamasaki, Nguyen Thoi Nham et al.
      Pages 129-149
    4. Susanne T. Thiilborg, Claus Cornett, Else Lemmich
      Pages 151-164
    5. Charlotte Read Kensil, Sean Soltysik, Deborah A. Wheeler, Jia-Yan Wu
      Pages 165-172
    6. Dirk C. van Setten, Gerrit van de Werken
      Pages 185-193
    7. Koji Nakanishi, Nina Berova, Lee-Chiang Lo, Ning Zhao, James H. Ludens, Adrienne A. Tymiak et al.
      Pages 219-224
    8. Galina N. Likhatskaya, Dmitry L. Aminin, Irina G. Agafonova, Sergey N. Gnedoi, Elena B. Shentsova, Lybov I. Strigina et al.
      Pages 239-249
    9. S. A. Shvets, P. K. Kintia, M. A. Naibi
      Pages 251-262
    10. Toshihiro Nohara, Shoji Yahara, Junei Kinjo
      Pages 263-276
    11. Tsuneatsu Nagao, Ryuichiro Tanaka, Hikaru Okabe
      Pages 297-307
    12. L. Minale, M. Iorizzi, E. Palagiano, R. Riccio
      Pages 335-356
    13. Hans Achenbach, Harald Hübner, Melchior Reiter
      Pages 357-370
    14. Rensheng Xu, Weimin Zhao, Junping Xu, Baoping Shao, Guowei Qin
      Pages 371-382
    15. Maroufath Lamidi, Evelyne Ollivier, Monique Gasquet, Robert Faure, Lucienne Nzé-Ekekang, Guy Balansard
      Pages 383-399
    16. R. Aquino, F. De Simone, N. De Tommasi, S. Piacente, C. Pizza
      Pages 401-414
    17. C. O. Okunji, M. M. Iwu, J. E. Jackson, J. D. Tally
      Pages 415-428
    18. Khalid Aftab, Fehmeena Shaheen, Faryal Vali Mohammad, Mushtaq Noorwala, Vigar Uddin Ahmad
      Pages 429-442
    19. Jan St. Pyrek, Suresht K. Aggarval, Perry Barboza, Jack P. Goodman, Pei-Ying Yang
      Pages 443-458
    20. Yoshihisa Asada, Tsutomu Furuya
      Pages 459-469
    21. Ernő Dworschák, Magda Antal, Lajos Bíró, Andrea Regöly-Mérei, Katalin Nagy, Judit Szépvölgyi et al.
      Pages 471-474
    22. S. A. Shvets, N. V. Latsterdis, P. K. Kintia
      Pages 475-483
    23. Ihsan Calis, Otto Sticher
      Pages 485-500
    24. L. A. Gorbacheva, V. I. Grishkovets, G. A. Drozd, V. Ya. Chirva
      Pages 501-504
    25. K. Spinu, V. Vorozhbit, T. Grushko, P. Kintia, P. Skofertsa, V. Vutkaryov et al.
      Pages 505-509
  4. Antifungal and Hemolytic Activities

    1. Uri Zehavi, Itzhack Polacheck
      Pages 535-546
    2. Anne E. Osbourn, Paul Bowyer, Michael J. Daniels
      Pages 547-555
    3. Vladimir I. Kalinin, Nina G. Prokofieva, Galina N. Likhatskaya, Elena B. Shentsova, Irina G. Agafonova, Sergey A. Avilov et al.
      Pages 557-564
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 575-606

About this book


''A wealth of information...these two volumes will be immensely valuable to anyone having to deal with this difficult group of compounds.'' ---Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, from a review of Saponins Used in Traditional and Modern Medicine and Saponins Used in Food and Agriculture


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Editors and affiliations

  • George R. Waller
    • 1
  • Kazuo Yamasaki
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Biochemistry and Molecular BiologyOklahoma State UniversityStillwaterUSA
  2. 2.Institute of Pharmaceutical Science School of MedicineHiroshima UniversityHiroshima 734Japan

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4899-1369-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4899-1367-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-2598
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