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Title: Analysis and testing of Echinacea tincture with particular emphasis on the carboyhdrate composition and additional application methodologies to the analysis of sugars in human plasma
Author: Wei, Liangqian
ISNI:       0000 0004 2675 3836
Awarding Body: The University of Strathclyde
Current Institution: University of Strathclyde
Date of Award: 2008
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Echinacea which belongs to Asteraceae family has been used as a traditional remedy by the North American Indians for many years. During the past decades, many biological, pharmacological and chemical papers have demonstrated that Echinacea acts as an immune stimulator and the primary active components are considered to be polysaccharides and glycoproteins, alkamides and caffeic acid derivatives.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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