Pharmacognosy is essential for the evolution of new medicines: A review
Desale Praneta, Bhavsar Jitendra
Phamacognosy gives a sound knowledge of the vegetable drugs under botany and animal drugs under zoology. It also includes plant taxonomy, plant breeding, plant pathology, and plant genetics and by this knowledge one can improve the cultivation methods for both medicinal and aromatic plants. Nowadays photochemistry (plant chemistry) has undergone the significant improvement. This includes a variety of substances that are accumulated by plants and synthesized by plants.
Desale Praneta, Bhavsar Jitendra. Pharmacognosy is essential for the evolution of new medicines: A review. International Journal of Research in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Volume 3, Issue 4, 2018, Pages 50-51