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The Role of the GP-TCM Research Association to Modernization and Globalization of Traditional Chinese Medicine

  • Rudolf Bauer
  • De-an Guo
  • Peter Hylands
  • Tai-Ping Fan
  • Qihe Xu
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Abstract

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is an ancient medical system using experience-based therapies such as acupuncture and herbal medicine, which has been practised for thousands of years in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of diseases in Asia.

Keywords

Traditional Chinese Medicine Chinese Herbal Medicine Aristolochic Acid Good Practice Guideline Intersectoral Collaboration 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rudolf Bauer
    • 1
  • De-an Guo
    • 2
  • Peter Hylands
    • 3
  • Tai-Ping Fan
    • 4
  • Qihe Xu
    • 5
  1. 1.TCM Research Center GrazInstitute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of GrazGrazAustria
  2. 2.Shanghai Research Center for TCM ModernizationShanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of SciencesShanghaiChina
  3. 3.Institute of Pharmaceutical Science, King’s College LondonLondonUK
  4. 4.Department of PharmacologyUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeUK
  5. 5.Department of Renal MedicineKing’s College LondonLondonUK

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