Evolving importance of anticancer research using herbal medicine: a scientometric analysis

@article{Basu2016EvolvingIO,
  title={Evolving importance of anticancer research using herbal medicine: a scientometric analysis},
  author={Tapasree Basu and Ajoy Mallik and Nripendranath Mandal},
  journal={Scientometrics},
  year={2016},
  volume={110},
  pages={1375-1396}
}
Phytocompounds and herbal extracts have been utilized in Ayurveda, Siddha and Unani medicine since thousands of years for treatment of various ailments. Success behind herbal medicine strongly suggests the interaction between bio-active phytocompounds with crucial biochemical pathways in a human body without causing adverse effects. The increasing incidence of diseases like cancer instigated the scientific world to focus intently on their pathophysiology and prevention, leading to accelerated… CONTINUE READING