Save the Rainforest-Medicinal Plants Draft#2

This discussion topic submitted by Laura Meyer ( meyerlm@earthlink.net) at 6:31 pm on 4/30/00. Additions were last made on Tuesday, May 7, 2002.


After further research of my topic, I have decided to limit my research to medicinal plants of the rainforest.

I. Plants as Medicines A. Chemical Properties B. History of Ethnobotany a. Economics b. Research techniques II. Role of Plants in Traditional Medicine A. Indigenous Use a. demand lower b. longer term treatments III.International Markets A. Supply and Demand B. Influencing and Regulation of Sources IV. Pharmaceutical Markets A. Research and Development of New Drugs B. Production and Manufacturing C. Shaman Phamaceutical Co. V. Current Research Conservation Organizations A. Rainforest Medical Foundation

References: Same as Draft #1


Next Article
Previous Article
Return to Topic Menu


Here is a list of responses that have been posted to your discussion topic...

Important: Press the Browser Reload button to view the latest contribution.

If you would like to post a response to this topic, fill out this form completely...

Response Title:
Author(s):

E-Mail:
Optional: For Further Info on this Topic, Check out this WWW Site:
Response Text:



Article complete. Click HERE to return to the Research Menu.

It is 7:02:22 AM on Wednesday, November 13, 2019. Last Update: Tuesday, May 7, 2002