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botanical

[bə′tan·ə·kəl]
(pharmacology)
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They intend it to be an alternative to the long-standing International Code of Botanical Nomenclature, a worldwide standard that the International Botanical Congress revises every 6 years.
Cid Botanicals is a Miami-based, family owned health and wellness company.
The logical place to begin studying botanical illustration is in a drawing class.
The ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Program is a coalition of three American nonprofit groups: ABC, the American Herbal Pharmacopoeia(AHP), and the University of Mississippi's National Center for Natural Products Research(NCNPR), with more than 130 other American and international parties supporting and cooperating with the Program.
A walkway follows a meandering loop, and all the botanical species are well-marked - valuable intelligence in the event you want to try some of these varieties in your garden back home.
Ms Bronwen Eames, Haslimann Taylor's managing director, said: "Birmingham Botanical Gardens and Glasshouses is one of the region's best and most widely-used business venues, hosting receptions and dinners for numerous organisations.
Arnica is currently available only in wildcrafted form," says Feather Jones, director of the Rocky Mountain Center for Botanical Studies, "but some of us are trying to change that by encouraging its cultivation.
In contrast, according to Scalzo, "A lot of the pre-clinical research on botanical medicine is done through in-vitro studies, and if no toxicity is found, human trials can occur.
The winners of the 2004 Build New York Awards, the statewide construction industry awards program recognizing excellence in construction management, were honored at an awards presentation at the New York Botanical Garden on October 28.
Today, regulatory agencies are ramping up their efforts to ensure the safety of botanical supplements.
According to Adrian Poblete Espinosa, president of Inca Health, "Many secrets and untold botanical treasures await to be discovered in our rainforests and mountains-plants that are rich in beneficial nutrients, phytochemicals and active constituents.
Finally, a well qualified complement of authors have created an herbal desk reference (at nearly a kilogram and a half in weight, you will want to rest it on your desk) without hype or bias, one that actually serves as a comprehensive reference resource for 34 popular US botanical dietary supplements.