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Herbal Medicine in Depression

Traditional Medicine to Innovative Drug Delivery

Editors: Grosso, Clara (Ed.)

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  • Combines different topics interesting for researchers from different backgrounds like ethnopharmacology, phytochemistry, neurosciences
  • The book compiles traditional knowledge transferred orally from generation to generation that can be lost if not well documented. This is the reason why it is important to gather information about traditional medicines from all continents
  • Can be used not only by researchers but also by undergraduate students, physicians and traditional medicine practitioners
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This book is written for researchers, undergraduate students and postgraduate students, physicians and traditional medicine practitioners who develop research in the field of neurosciences, phytochemistry and ethnopharmacology or can be useful for their practice. Topics discussed include the description of depression, its biochemical causes, the targets of antidepressant drugs, animal and cell models commonly used in the research of this pathology, medicinal plants and bioactive compounds with antidepressant activity used in traditional medicine, advances in nanotechnology for drug delivery to the brain and finally the future challenges for researchers studying this pathology.

About the authors

She is reviewer for more than 20 international journals focusing a broad range of scientific fields, such as natural products, analytical chemistry, neurosciences and biomedicine and she authored 25 publications in journals indexed to Journal Citation Reports from ISI Web of Knowledge. She also authored 2 book chapters, one of them on behalf of the CYTED action 112RT0460 “CORNUCOPIA” thematic network, 5 papers in conference proceedings, 4 oral communications and 15 posters in international meetings. Her total impact factor is 63.536 and her h-index is 11 (scopus database) or 9 (ISI Web of Knowledge). Since 2007, her papers received 254 citations from 191 peer-reviewed papers.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $189.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-14021-6
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Hardcover $249.99
price for USA in USD
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Herbal Medicine in Depression
Book Subtitle
Traditional Medicine to Innovative Drug Delivery
Editors
  • Clara Grosso
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-14021-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-14021-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-14020-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-79193-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 585
Number of Illustrations
791 b/w illustrations, 77 illustrations in colour
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