pharmacognosist


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phar·ma·cog·no·sist

(far'mă-kog'nō-sist),
One skilled in pharmacognosy.

pharmacognosist

Herbal medicine
A person trained in pharmacognosy, who has expert knowledge of the active chemical components of medicinal plants, the means by which new molecules can be identified and the ways in which various cultures use the plants therapeutically.
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Croom, E.M., 1989, Pharmacognosist, personal communication, University of Mississippi.
In their excellent Encyclopedia of Common Natural Ingredients, pharmacognosist (natural product pharmacist) Albert Leung and Arkansas herbalist Steven Foster explain that applying comfrey to the skin can help relieve pain, swelling and inflammation.
A pharmacognosist at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind., McLaughlin now searches for plants possessing natural medicinal properties.
Hans Wohlmuth, PhD is a pharmacognosist with over 30 years' experience in herbal medicine.
Qushi Huayu Decoction (QSHY) consists of the following five dried crude herbs, Herba Artemisiae Capillaris, Rhizoma Polygoni Cuspidati, Herba Hyperici Japonici, Rhizoma Curcumae Longae, and Gardenia Jasminoides Ellis, provided by the Shanghai Hua Yu Chinese Herbs Co., Ltd., China, and accredited by a pharmacognosist. The raw herbs were prepared in the ratio of 4:4:3:3:2.
They were authenticated by an experienced pharmacognosist (FEW.), and voucher materials were deposited in the Medicinal Plant Herbarium (PHARM) at Southern Cross University.
Johnson took her PhD in Pharmacognosy at the College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois--Chicago (UIC), under renowned Pharmacognosist and researcher Dr.
(Guangzhou, China) and authenticated by Professor Shuyuan Li, pharmacognosist of the School of Chinese Medicinal Sciences, Guangdong Pharmaceutical University.
All raw herbs were purchased from Guangxi Yifang Chinese Herbal Medicine Department and authenticated by Professor Chen Jiannan, pharmacognosist of School of Chinese Materia Medica, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine.
Johnson earned her PhD in Pharmacognosy at the College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois - Chicago (UIC), under renowned pharmacognosist and researcher Dr.
Guangzhou, and authenticated by Professor Shuyan Li, pharmacognosist of School of Chinese Medicinal Sciences, Guangdong Pharmaceutical University.