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Chapter 6

Modern Drug Discovery from Chinese Materia Medica Used in Traditional Chinese Medicine

Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) presents a valuable opportunity for drug discovery and development with a high probability of success in the end. Approximately 500 plant species are commonly prescribed and documented by doctors of TCM as Chinese materia medica or traditional drugs (Chung Yao), an...
Print publication date: 07 Mar 2013
Copyright year: 2013
Print ISBN: 978-1-84973-661-9
PDF eISBN: 978-1-84973-785-2
From the book series:
Drug Discovery