Molecular Pharmacognosy

  • Lu-qi Huang

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Lu-qi Huang
    Pages 1-9
  3. Lu-qi Huang, Xue-yong Wang, Wei Gao, Kenji Kondo
    Pages 11-43
  4. Ming Li, Paul Pui-Hay But, Pang-Chui Shaw
    Pages 45-66
  5. Lu-qi Huang, Lan-ping Guo
    Pages 67-81
  6. Lu-qi Huang, Chao-yi Ma
    Pages 105-127
  7. Lu-qi Huang, Tsai-yun Lin, Chao-yi Ma
    Pages 169-183
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 219-220

About this book


"Molecular Pharmacognosy" discusses the application of molecular biology in resource science and authentication of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). This book reviews the latest developments in pharmacognosy, introduces a series of new views and insights, presents the hotspots and focus of the field of study on molecular pharmacognosy, and predicts a new direction of study on the resource science of TCM.                                           

This book is intended for biomedical scientists and researchers in the fields of molecular biology, traditional medicine and natural pharmaceutics.

Professor Lu-qi Huang is Director of the Collaborating Centre of the World Health Organization for Traditional Medicine (Chinese Materia Medica) and Vice-Chairman of the Australia Chinese Association for Biomedical Sciences Inc.


Endangered medicinal plants Gene modification Methodology Molecular pharmacognosy Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM)

Editors and affiliations

  • Lu-qi Huang
    • 1
  1. 1., Institute of Chinese Materia MedicaChina Academy of Chinese Medical ScienceBeijingChina, People's Republic

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Shanghai Scientific and Technical Publishers and Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-94-007-4944-3
  • Online ISBN 978-94-007-4945-0
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