Pharmacognosy

Pharmacognosy is the study of plants or other natural sources as a possible source of drugs. The American Society of Pharmacognosy defines pharmacognosy as "the study of the physical, chemical, biochemical and biological properties of drugs, drug substances or potential drugs or drug substances of natural origin as well as the search for new drugs from natural sources". Global sales of plant products was totally estimated us $60 billion in 2002 and is expected to get higher at 6.4 % average growth rate.

 

  • Zoopharmacognosy
  • Marine pharmacognosy
  • Natural products chemistry
  • Herbal practices
  • Search for new drugs from natural sources

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