Pharmacognosy in the New Millennium: Leadfinding and Biotechnology

@article{Verpoorte2000PharmacognosyIT,
  title={Pharmacognosy in the New Millennium: Leadfinding and Biotechnology},
  author={Robert Verpoorte},
  journal={Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology},
  year={2000},
  volume={52}
}
  • R. Verpoorte
  • Published 1 March 2000
  • Biology
  • Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology
In the past hundred years, synthetic drugs had gradually replaced plant-derived drugs, except for antibiotics and antitumor drugs. Due ; ; to the development of experimentation with molecules, new openings and perspectives appear for natural products. Progress in bio\ i technology, biochemistry and research on metabolism are also the cause of renewed interest in natural resources. j » This interest is based on growing awareness that a large number of secondary metabolites playing a significant… 

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