Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Ethnopharmacological Studies for the Development of New Drugs


Publishing date
08 Dec 2017
Status
Published
Submission deadline
21 Jul 2017

1Universidade Federal do Amapá, Macapá, Brazil

2Universidad de Oriente, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba

3Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Ciudad de México, Mexico

4Universidade Federal de Sergipe, São Cristóvão, Brazil


Ethnopharmacological Studies for the Development of New Drugs

Description

Ethnopharmacology is an important discipline for the development of new medicines that are of extreme importance for the conservation and enhancement of the traditional use of natural products and undoubtedly is one of the main sources faster for the rational development of new medicines.

There are several examples of drugs that have been discovered from ethnopharmacologic studies. Therefore, in this context, the aim of this special issue is to present important studies carried out by researchers from all the areas that explore and dedicate themselves to the following themes, which can be presented for publication in this journal.

Potential topics include but are not limited to the following:

  • Ethnopharmacy
  • Ethnopharmacology and ethnobotanical studies
  • Ethnomedicine
  • The bioactive compounds from animals and plants
  • Pharmaceutical technology with natural products
  • Clinical application of natural products in different communities
  • Predictions and in silico studies with natural products
  • Alternative biological assay for determination of natural product activity

Articles

  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2018
  • - Article ID 7593296
  • - Editorial

Ethnopharmacological Studies for the Development of New Drugs

José Carlos Tavares Carvalho | Caio Pinho Fernandes | ... | Lucindo José Quintans-Júnior
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2017
  • - Article ID 8134321
  • - Research Article

Pharmacological Effect of Caulophyllum robustum on Collagen-Induced Arthritis and Regulation of Nitric Oxide, NF-κB, and Proinflammatory Cytokines In Vivo and In Vitro

Qiu-hong Wang | Shao-wa Lv | ... | Hai-xue Kuang
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2017
  • - Article ID 5193548
  • - Research Article

Tang-Luo-Ning, a Traditional Chinese Medicine, Inhibits Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress-Induced Apoptosis of Schwann Cells under High Glucose Environment

Weijie Yao | Xinwei Yang | ... | Liping Xu
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2017
  • - Article ID 3729547
  • - Research Article

Therapeutic Effect and Mechanism of Oxytropis falcata Gel on Deep Second-Degree Burn in Rats

Xiao-Feng Lin | Kai-Jie Chen | ... | Yan Fei
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2017
  • - Article ID 7601486
  • - Research Article

Optimized-SopungSunkiwon, a Herbal Formula, Attenuates Aβ Oligomer-Induced Neurotoxicity in Alzheimer’s Disease Models

Jin Gyu Choi | Sun Yeou Kim | ... | Myung Sook Oh
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2017
  • - Article ID 5052870
  • - Research Article

Antcin-H Isolated from Antrodia cinnamomea Inhibits Renal Cancer Cell Invasion Partly through Inactivation of FAK-ERK-C/EBP-β/c-Fos-MMP-7 Pathways

Kun-Yuan Chiu | Tzu-Hsiu Chen | ... | Yew-Min Tzeng
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2017
  • - Article ID 6451905
  • - Research Article

A Molecular Basis for the Inhibition of Transient Receptor Potential Vanilloid Type 1 by Gomisin A

Sung Bae Lee | Shinhwa Noh | ... | Jun-Ho Lee
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2017
  • - Article ID 1568702
  • - Research Article

EGHB010, a Standardized Extract of Paeoniae Radix and Glycyrrhizae Radix, Inhibits VEGF-Induced Tube Formation In Vitro and Retinal Vascular Leakage and Choroidal Neovascularization In Vivo

Eunsoo Jung | Wookwon Jung | ... | Junghyun Kim
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2017
  • - Article ID 9297808
  • - Research Article

Psychotropic Effects of an Alcoholic Extract from the Leaves of Albizia zygia (Leguminosae-Mimosoideae)

Patrick Amoateng | Dorcas Osei-Safo | ... | Kenneth Yaw Agyeman-Badu
  • Special Issue
  • - Volume 2017
  • - Article ID 6834218
  • - Research Article

Flavonoid Composition and Biological Activities of Ethanol Extracts of Caryocar coriaceum Wittm., a Native Plant from Caatinga Biome

Daniela Ribeiro Alves | Selene Maia de Morais | ... | Francisco das Chagas Oliveira Freire
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