Corpus ID: 84031993

Phytochemical and Biosynthetic Studies of Lignans, with a Focus on Indonesian Medicinal Plants

@inproceedings{Elfahmi2006PhytochemicalAB,
  title={Phytochemical and Biosynthetic Studies of Lignans, with a Focus on Indonesian Medicinal Plants},
  author={Elfahmi},
  year={2006}
}
In this thesis phytochemical and biosynthetic studies of lignans are described. The focus is on the Indonesian medicinal plants Phyllanthus niruri and Piper cubeba and on two Linum species, Linum flavum and L. leonii, native to European countries. Both Indonesian plants are used in jamu. Jamu is the Indonesian traditional herbal medicine, practised for many centuries in the Indonesian community to maintain good health and to treat diseases. The manufacturing of jamu is shifting more and more… Expand
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