Journal of
Medicinal Plants Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Med. Plants Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0875
  • DOI: 10.5897/JMPR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 3709

Full Length Research Paper

Revisiting the linkage between ethnomedical use and development of new medicines: A novel plant collection strategy towards the discovery of anticancer agents

Joshua M. Henkin
  • Joshua M. Henkin
  • Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 833 S. Wood St., Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA.
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Kongmany Sydara
  • Kongmany Sydara
  • Institute of Traditional Medicine, Ministry of Health, Vientiane Capital, Lao People's Democratic Republic.
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Mouachanh Xayvue
  • Mouachanh Xayvue
  • Institute of Traditional Medicine, Ministry of Health, Vientiane Capital, Lao People's Democratic Republic.
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Onevilay Souliya
  • Onevilay Souliya
  • Institute of Traditional Medicine, Ministry of Health, Vientiane Capital, Lao People's Democratic Republic.
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A. Douglas Kinghorn
  • A. Douglas Kinghorn
  • Division of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy, College of Pharmacy, Ohio State University, 500 W. 12th Ave., Columbus, OH 43210, USA.
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Joanna E. Burdette
  • Joanna E. Burdette
  • Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 833 S. Wood St., Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA.
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Wei-Lun Chen
  • Wei-Lun Chen
  • Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 833 S. Wood St., Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA.
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Bethany G. Elkington
  • Bethany G. Elkington
  • Science and Education, Field Museum, 1400 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60605, USA.
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Djaja D. Soejarto
  • Djaja D. Soejarto
  • Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 833 S. Wood St., Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA.
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  •  Received: 31 August 2017
  •  Accepted: 03 October 2017
  •  Published: 25 October 2017

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