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Herbal Medicine: Ancient Practice Meets Modern Science

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Air date: Wednesday, October 22, 2003, 12:00:00 PM
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Category: NCCAM Lectures
Runtime: 00:59:30
Description: National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) lecture

During this lecture, Dr. Farnsworth, a world renowned scholar and leader in the scientific standardization and study of botanical products for medical and dietary use, will speak on his research in herbal medicine and current studies under way. Dr. Farnsworth will also describe the challenges in this research, including plant collection, identification, isolation of active ingredients, understanding how the botanicals work, and whether they are safe and effective.

Norman R. Farnsworth, Ph.D.
Director, Program for Collaborative Research in the Pharmaceutical Sciences College of Pharmacy
University of Illinois at Chicago

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NLM Title: Herbal medicine : ancient practice meets modern science [electronic resource] / Norman R. Farnsworth.
Author: Farnsworth, Norman R.
National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
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Abstract: (CIT): National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) lecture. During this lecture, Dr. Farnsworth, a world renowned scholar and leader in the scientific standardization and study of botanical products for medical and dietary use, will speak on his research in herbal medicine and current studies under way. Dr. Farnsworth will also describe the challenges in this research, including plant collection, identification, isolation of active ingredients, understanding how the botanicals work, and whether they are safe and effective. Norman R. Farnsworth, Ph.D. Director, Program for Collaborative Research in the Pharmaceutical Sciences College of Pharmacy University of Illinois at Chicago.
Subjects: Dietary Supplements
Pharmacognosy
Phytotherapy
Publication Types: Webcasts
Rights: This is a work of the United States Government. No copyright exists on this material. It may be disseminated freely.
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NLM Classification: WB 925
NLM ID: 101267609
CIT Live ID: 2793
Permanent link: http://videocast.nih.gov/launch.asp?10462

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