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Drug Discovery from Mother Nature (repost)

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Drug Discovery from Mother Nature (repost)

Drug Discovery from Mother Nature (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, Book 929) by Subash Chandra Gupta and Sahdeo Prasad
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319413414 | 410 pages | PDF | 5,6 MB

Second comprehensive volume focuses on anti-inflammatory nutraceuticals and their role in prevention and therapy of various chronic diseases. Food and drug administration (FDA) approved drugs such as steroids, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS), statins and metformin have been shown to modulate inflammatory pathways, but their long-term intake has been associated with numerous side effects. Thus dietary agents which can modulate inflammatory pathways in humans, are likely to exhibit enormous potential. Leading experts describe the latest results of anti-inflammatory nutraceuticals and their role in prevention and therapy of various chronic diseases.