Item description for Prospecting for Drugs in Ancient and Medieval European Texts: A Scientific Approach by David Holland...
This book, produced by an unusual collaboration between leading classicists, historians of medicine and working scientists, will provide guidance for the pharmaceutical researcher interested in the ancient lore of medicinal plants as a source of candidate compounds for investigation. A systematic scientific examination of the therapeutic claims of ancient and medieval medical texts, particularly herbal, is long overdue. This book, edited by a leading researcher experienced in the conduct of clinical trials, is intended for pharmaceutical research scientists and all those interested in the potential practical importance of drugs used in earlier times, but since forgotten.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.76" Width: 6.93" Height: 0.55" Weight: 0.84 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 1996
ISBN 371865928X ISBN13 9783718659289
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More About David Holland
DAVID HOLLAND is the director of Explicit Freedom, a ministry set up to help those struggling with sexual addiction find lasting breakthrough. He is also a freelance writer, broadcaster and blogger, and serves on the core leadership team of his local church in the centre of London. Dave's heart is to create fully devoted disciples of Jesus, through his no nonsense message about sex, freedom and intimacy with God.
David Holland has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Nevada, Las Vegas.