Ginkgo Biloba A Global Treasure: From Biology to Medicine / Edition 1

Ginkgo Biloba A Global Treasure: From Biology to Medicine / Edition 1

by T. Hori
     
 

Interest in this unique plant has grown dramatically over the last ten years. This book provides an overview of the plant and recent finding s concerning its cell biology, biochemistry, development, morphology, phylogeny, paleobotany, as well as possible applications in chemistry and medicine. It also covers environmental aspects and the relationshi p between Ginko

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Overview

Interest in this unique plant has grown dramatically over the last ten years. This book provides an overview of the plant and recent finding s concerning its cell biology, biochemistry, development, morphology, phylogeny, paleobotany, as well as possible applications in chemistry and medicine. It also covers environmental aspects and the relationshi p between Ginko Biloba and humans. It will be of wide interest to bota nists, horticulturists and scientists working on this aractive and use ful plant, and aims to both stimulate further study and contribute to the development of new fields in Ginkgo research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9784431702047
Publisher:
Springer Japan
Publication date:
01/01/1997
Edition description:
1997
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.00(d)

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Table of Contents

Contents: Structure and Development.- Phylogeny and Fossil History.- Environmental Aspects.- Chemistry and Clinical Application of Ginkgo Substances.- Ginkgo and Humans.

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