High quality plant extracts allow Unilever to choose Golden Horizon Biologics Plant extracts had become a consensus that natural plant extracts are good for health. Plant extracts are rich in more than 500 biochemical components such as vitamins, minerals and amino acids. Therefore, many institution
Austin, TX — Consumers in the United States spent an estimated 7.7% more on herbal dietary supplements in 2016 than in the previous year, according to the recently published HerbalGram Herb Market Report for 2016.The report, which appears in issue 115 of the American Botanical Council’s (ABC’s) quar
A medicinal plant which grows as weed in wastelands across India could soon provide a potent cure for liver cancer.An interdisciplinary team of scientists from four major institutes has reported that a compound derived from the leaves of Solanum nigrum , known as Manithakkali in Malayalam, has remar
Herbal medicines include herbal supplements, herbs, herbal preparations, and finished herbal products. Herbal supplement is one of the types of dietary supplements that is made from natural plants.
Herbal supplements are a type of dietary supplement that contain herbs, either singly or in mixtures. They commonly address specific medical concerns, such as the common cold, menopause, or memory loss. All plants naturally synthesize many (sometimes hundreds) of complex chemical compounds as part of their metabolic activities, some of which may exert a desired physiological effect on human organism.
Natural products from medicinal plants, either as pure compounds or as standardized extracts, provide unlimited opportunities for new drug leads because of the unmatched availability of chemical diversity. Due to an increasing demand for chemical diversity in screening programs, seeking therapeutic drugs from natural products, interest particularly in edible plants has grown throughout the world. Botanicals and herbal preparations for medicinal usage contain various types of bioactive compounds. The focus of this paper is on the analytical methodologies, which include the extraction, isolation and characterization of active ingredients in botanicals and herbal preparations.