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Costunolide ~ A Novel Anti~cancer Sesquiterpene Lactone

Posted by Barbara Kim Thigpen on Monday, July 30, 2012, In : Reference Book Online 
https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cache:2wbM1cVocIoJ:www.banglajol.info/index.php/BJP/article/download/10066/7472+sesquiterpene+lactones%2Bcancer&hl=en&gl=us&pid=bl&srcid=ADGEEShHw6-tDJShFalu-3wJskoJkFdaVA6tLHOIV4qD7Z_AvSn0QtAymXGjiWJv5i3nWMVL9pQxUGWdFhgUnVsR14XJfHS6a1I510a8SNUdr1I5vE4cSh9bbmpPSlkzxtogvPAbqEFA&sig=AHIEtbS0egxn1kLsYmrGb62r3N0d5PHgHw
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sesquiterpene lactone from Milleria quinqueflora on treatment of bothropic envenomation

Posted by Barbara Kim Thigpen on Monday, July 30, 2012, In : Reference Book Online 
http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?pid=S0102-09352005000400018&script=sci_arttext

  Topic utilization of sesquiterpene lactone fromMilleria quinqueflora on treatment of bothropic envenomation in rabbits 

  A prominent feature of envenomation caused by snakes of the Bothrops genus is the intense local effect, including pain, edema, hemorrhage and tissue necrosis (Barraviera and Pereira, 1994). The pathogenesis of these effects has been related to the effects of proteases, phospholipases, and hemorr...
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Dominican Republic Identifies Cancer~Fighting Plants

Posted by Barbara Kim Thigpen on Monday, July 30, 2012, In : Reference Book Online 
http://ireport.cnn.com/docs/DOC-803172

   A study sponsored by the Science Faculty of the Autonomous University of Santo Domingo (UASD) showed that in the Dominican Republic there are 11 types of medicinal plants with anti-cancer properties that could generate a patent for selling medicines. 
  Among all the possible substances that there are, the one with is said to have the greatest medicinal effect is one that is called Lactona Sesquiterpenica," explained the Chemistry professor and investig...
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"Armorica"

Posted by Barbara Kim Thigpen on Wednesday, July 25, 2012, In : Reference Book Online 

Trade between Armorica and Britain, described by Diodorus Siculus and implied by Pliny [1] was long-established.
Martin Henig (review, 2003) suggests that in Armorica as in sub-Roman Britain, "there was a fair amount of creation of identity in the migration period.
Pliny the Elder, in his Natural History (2.17.105), claims that Armorica was the older name for Aquitania, stating Armorica's southern boundary extended to the Pyrenees.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Armorica   (676 words)

  
 Armorica, ...

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Medicine Man Movie - Sean Connery

Posted by Barbara Kim Thigpen on Sunday, July 22, 2012, In : Reference Book Online 

The movie was "Medicine Man" starring Sean Connery, made in 1992.


http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0104839/

 

"An eccentric scientist working for a large drug company is working on a research project in the Amazon jungle. He sends for a research assistant and a gas chromatograph because he's close to a cure for cancer. When the assistant turns out to be a "mere woman," he rejects her help. Meanwhile the bulldozers get closer to the area in which they are conducting research, and they eventually learn...


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Non-profit Rain-forest Organizations

Posted by Barbara Kim Thigpen on Sunday, July 22, 2012, In : Reference Book Online 
http://rainforest-database.com/plants/links.htm

 

Non-Profit Organizations Supporting
Rainforest Preservation, Conservation and the Environment


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Rainforest Medicinal Plants Database

Posted by Barbara Kim Thigpen on Sunday, July 22, 2012, In : Reference Book Online 
http://rainforest-database.com/plants/product.htm  

 Be a responsible consumer and buy sustainable rainforest products. It CAN make a difference if the rainforest is to be saved from destruction. What really is sustainability? It is when the functions and processes of an ecosystem can be maintained (or sustained) while meeting the needs of the present and without compromising the needs of future generations. Most present economic models ignores environmental degradation when assessing profits....
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Colorful Insects Lead Researchers to Cancer-fighters

Posted by Barbara Kim Thigpen on Sunday, July 22, 2012, In : Reference Book Online 
A drug that helps block the growth of cancer cells, irinotecan is derived from a tree with banana-shaped pods found only in China and Tibet and aptly called the "Chinese Happy Tree." Yet, this tree and many other potential sources of future treatments are endangered and could soon be gone forever.

Read more:http://news.mongabay.com/2010/0614-nature_oped_langlie-lesnik.html#ixzz21MKWeNQe


  Brightly-colored beetles or caterpillars feeding on a tropical plant may signal the presence of chemical co...
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Rath Foundation Links

Posted by Barbara Kim Thigpen on Sunday, July 22, 2012, In : Reference Book Online 
http://www4.dr-rath-foundation.org/NHC/studies_others.htm
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Victory Over Cancer Book

Posted by Barbara Kim Thigpen on Sunday, July 22, 2012, In : Reference Book Online 

Read This Book Online  http://www.victory-over-cancer.org/images/information-provided-by-dr-rath-health-foundation.png


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