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Potential role of natural molecules in health and disease: importance of boswellic acid.

@article{Qurishi2010PotentialRO,
  title={Potential role of natural molecules in health and disease: importance of boswellic acid.},
  author={Yasrib Qurishi and A. Hamid and M. A. Zargar and S. Singh and A. Saxena},
  journal={Journal of Medicinal Plants Research},
  year={2010},
  volume={4},
  pages={2778-2785}
}
The therapeutic use of natural products was perhaps the oldest medical practices. Interestingly, 64% of total population of the world utilizes plants as drugs mainly in the developing countries. There are more than 85,000 plant species that have been documented for medical use globally. So, plant derived natural products hold great promise for discovery and development of new pharmaceuticals in diverse human ailments. The WHO estimates that almost 75% of the world’s population had therapeutic… Expand
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