A Textbook of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, 1/e
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A Textbook of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, 1/e

Author : Hemalatha K. & Pulak Majumder
© Year : 2023
ISBN : 9789390620418
Pages : 708
Binding : Paperback
Dimension : 18x24

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Pharmacognosy, known initially as Materia Medica, may be defined as the study of crude drugs obtained from plants, animals and mineral kingdom and their constituents. These are also used for treating various diseases, besides, in the cosmetics, textile and food industries.
The structural makeup of secondary metabolites and its biosynthetic routes, biological action, medical, industrial, and commercial uses are all taken into consideration by phytochemistry.
This book covers both the subjects comprehensively that are required by the student of Pharma. Topics like Pharmacognosy, cultivation, collection, processing and storage of drugs of natural origin, plant tissue culture, traditional and modern medicine systems, biological sources, chemical nature and uses of drugs are described in part I. The second part elaborates, metabolic pathways in higher plants, secondary metabolic, isolation, identification and analysis of phytoconstituents, industrial production, phytochemistry, spectroscopy techniques, chromatography and its applications and electrophoresis. 
This book is a precious resource of data for the students of allied botanic and phytochemical sciences.

  • Precise language and simple narrative content for understanding important concepts.
  • Updated information in the field of marine drugs.
  • Comprehensive coverage of isolation and estimation of phytoconstituents, concepts of phytochemistry and other medicinal production in industry.
  • Covers essential information such as serological classification, hallucinogenic plants allergens and plant genetics.

Hemalatha K. :- is Assistant Professor, Acharya & BM Reddy College of Pharmacy, Soladevanahalli, Bengaluru. Karnataka, India, she completed her M. Pharma and PhD from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore. She has over 18 years of academic experience at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. She has been awarded darsh Vidya Saraswathi Rashtriya Puraskar's "Best Teacher Award 2021". She has over 40 publications, including reviews and research papers, in national and international journals, as well as two book chapters published by LAMBERT Academic Publications and several certification courses. She has conferred her analysis findings at many national and international conferences. She is a member of pharmaceutical organisations such as IPA, POWER, START HERB and others, as well as a member of the Scientific Editorial Board of several national and international scientific publications. She is now researching herbal formulations and nutraceutical developments for a variety of clinical diseases.

Pulak Majumder :- is as Associate Professor, Sri Adichunchanagiri College of Pharmacy, Adichunchanagiri University, BG Nagar, Karnataka, India He completed his B. Pharm (2007) and M. Pharm (2010) from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, PG Diploma in public health from Annamalai University (2015) and PhD from PRIST University, Tamandu, India. He has more than 12 years of academic experience. He has been awarded "Best research scholar award 2019', "Young scientist award 2020", "Research Excellence Award 2020" He is also a Fellow Member (FSASS) of Scholars Academic and Scientific Society since 2021. He has more than 36 Review and research papers in repuated national and international journals and written two books, several book chapters published from Elsevier along with an Indian Patent to his credit. He has represented his research work and attended various national and international conferences. He is a member of various pharmaceutical organizations such as IPA, IFERP, INSc, BOS and faculty of health sciences (Adichunchanagiri University) etc, and also serving a Scientific Editorial Board Member of various national and international scientific journals. Currently he is researching on herbal formulation developments for various clinical conditions.

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