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Herbal Biomolecules in Healthcare Applications - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323858526

Herbal Biomolecules in Healthcare Applications

1st Edition

Editors: Subhash Mandal Amit Nayak Amal Dhara
Paperback ISBN: 9780323858526
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st October 2021
Page Count: 620
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Description

Herbal Biomolecules in Healthcare Applications presents extensive detailed information on all the vital principles, basics and fundamental aspects of multiple herbal biomolecules in the healthcare industry. This book examines important herbal biomolecules including alkaloids, glycosides, flavonoids, anthraquinones, steroids, polysaccharides, tannins and polyphenolic compounds, terpenes, fats and waxes, proteins and peptides, and vitamins. These herbal biomacromolecules are responsible for different bioactivities as well as pharmacological potentials. A systematic understanding of the extraction, purification, characterization, applications of these herbal biomolecules and their derivatives in healthcare fields is developed in this comprehensive book. Chapters explore the key topics along with an emphasis on recent research and developments in healthcare fields by leading experts. They include updated literature review of the relevant key topics, good quality illustrations, chemical structures, flow charts, well-organized tables and case studies. Herbal Biomolecules in Healthcare Applications will be useful for researchers working on natural products and biomolecules with bioactivity and nutraceutical properties. Professionals specializing in scientific areas such as biochemistry, pharmacology, analytical chemistry, organic chemistry, clinics, or engineering focused on bioactive natural products will find this book useful.

Key Features

  • Provides a study of different type of biomolecules from herbal extracts and their bioactivities as well as their application in the healthcare industry
  • Contributions by global leaders and experts from academia, industry and regulatory agencies, who have been considered as pioneers in the application of herbal biomolecules in the diverse healthcare fields
  • Includes updated literature review along with practical examples and research case studies

Readership

Researchers working on natural products and biomolecules with bioactivity and nutraceutical properties. Professionals specializing in scientific areas such as biochemistry, pharmacology, analytical chemistry, organic chemistry, clinics, or engineering focused on bioactive natural products. Advanced students studying natural products

Table of Contents

Section I: Introduction
1. Introduction to herbal biomolecules

Section II: Extraction and purification
2. Extraction of herbal biomolecules
3. Purification of herbal biomolecules

Section III: Chemistry, phytopharmacology and characterization
4. Chemistry of herbal biomolecules
5. Phytopharmacology of herbal biomolecules
6. Analytical characterization of herbal biomolecules
7. Bioactivity characterization herbal biomolecules

Section IV: Families
8. Herbal carbohydrates in healthcare
9. Herbal proteins and enzymes in healthcare
10. Herbal fats and waxes in healthcare
11. Herbal oils in healthcare
12. Herbal glycosides in healthcare
13. Herbal alkaloids in healthcare
14. Herbal flavoinoids in healthcare
15. Herbal terpenoids in healthcare
16. Herbal coumarins in healthcare
17. Herbal quinones in healthcare

Section V: Bioactivity and applications
18. Antimicrobial herbal biomolecules
19. Herbal biomolecules as antioxidants
20. Antidiabetic herbal biomolecules
21. Anticancer herbal biomolecules
22. Herbal biomolecules acting on central nervous system
23. Herbal biomolecules as nutraceuticals
24. Herbal immunomodulators
25. Herbal biomolecules in wound healing
26. Herbal biopolysaccharides in drug delivery and tissue engineering

Section VI: Standardization, regulatory and clinical trials
27. Standardization of herbal biomolecules
28. Regulatory considerations of herbal biomolecules
29. Clinical trials of herbal biomolecules

Section VII: Others
30. Healthcare market overview of herbal biomolecules
31. Future prospective of herbal biomolecules in healthcare

Details

No. of pages:
620
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2021
Published:
1st October 2021
Imprint:
Academic Press
Paperback ISBN:
9780323858526

About the Editors

Subhash Mandal

Dr. Subhash C. Mandal, PhD is Professor at Division of Pharmacognosy, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. Professor Mandal is the recipient of prestigious awards including Endeavour Research Award, Government of Australia; Distinguished Education & Research Award, AAiPS, USA; Talented Scientist Award, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka; SAARC Fellowship Award, University Grants Commission (UGC), Bangladesh; Fast Track Young Scientist Award, Department of Science and Technology , UGC Research Award, India and Outstanding University Teachers’ Award , Department of higher education , Government of West Bengal , India. He has supervised more than 30 doctoral and 25 M. Pharm scholars and has more than 300 research publications, several patents, books and book chapters to his credit. Professor Mandal has delivered more than 50 research presentations around the globe, has chaired many international conferences, and successfully completed more than 10 government-funded research projects. He is reviewer and board member of several high-impact journals and is a recognized host scientist for many international research programs with developing countries sponsored by the Indian Government. He has visited more than 30 countries for various scientific deliberations, collaborations and exchange programmes.Dr. Subhash C. Mandal, PhD is Professor at Division of Pharmacognosy, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. Professor Mandal is the recipient of prestigious awards including Endeavour Research Award, Government of Australia; Distinguished Education & Research Award, AAiPS, USA; Talented Scientist Award, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka; SAARC Fellowship Award, University Grants Commission (UGC), Bangladesh; Fast Track Young Scientist Award, Department of Science and Technology , UGC Research Award, India and Outstanding University Teachers’ Award , Department of higher education , Government of West Bengal , India. He has supervised more than 30 doctoral and 25 M. Pharm scholars and has more than 300 research publications, several patents, books and book chapters to his credit. Professor Mandal has delivered more than 50 research presentations around the globe, has chaired many international conferences, and successfully completed more than 10 government-funded research projects. He is reviewer and board member of several high-impact journals and is a recognized host scientist for many international research programs with developing countries sponsored by the Indian Government. He has visited more than 30 countries for various scientific deliberations, collaborations and exchange programmes.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Division of Pharmacognosy, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkota, India

Amit Nayak

Dr. Nayak (M. Pharm, Ph.D) is Associate Professor at Seemanta Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Odisha, India. He has earned his PhD from IFTM University, Moradabad, U.P, India. He has over 12 years of research experiences in the field of pharmaceutics, especially in the development and characterization of novel biopolymeric and nanostructured drug delivery systems. Till date, he has authored over 123 research and review publications in various high impact peer-reviewed journals and 82 book chapters. He has edited/authored 9 international books to his credit. Dr. Nayak has presented his research work at several conferences. He has received University Foundation Day Research Award-2019 by Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Odisha. Dr. Nayak is life member of Association of Pharmaceutical Teachers of India (APTI) and a Registered Pharmacist.

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutics, Seemanta Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Mayurbhanj, Odisha, India

Amal Dhara

Dr. Amal Kumar Dhara (M. Pharm, PhD) has over 20 years of teaching and research experience in the field of Pharmacology and Toxicology, especially in the field of Neuropharmacology, Anti-inflammatory, Antiulcer, free radical scavenging activities of Indian indigenous plants. He has earned his PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Currently, Dr. Dhara is working as Lecturer in Pharmacy (Selection Grade –II Equivalent to Associate Professor) at Contai Polytechnic, Govt. West Bengal, India. Dr. Dhara has also served as Production Executive at M/S Deys Medical Stores Mfg (UP) Ltd., U.P., India for more than three years. Till date, he has authored over 10 research and review publications in various high impact peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Dhara has participated and presented his research work at several conferences in India and abroad. He is life member of Indian Pharmaceutical Association, Indian Pharmacological Society and a Registered Pharmacist.

Affiliations and Expertise

Lectuter in Pharmacy, Pharmacy Department, Contai Polytechnic, Government of West Bengal, Contai, Purba Medinipur, West Bengal, India

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