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Daniel Weber with the International Consortium of Chinese Medicine and Cancer at the National Cancer Institute (NIH) in Bethesda Nov. 3 2014

Daniel Weber with the International Consortium of Chinese Medicine and Cancer at the National Cancer Institute (NIH) in Bethesda Nov. 3 2014

Targeting apoptosis pathways in cancer by Chinese medicine. Li-Weber, M. Cancer Letters.

Targeting apoptosis pathways in cancer by Chinese medicine. Li-Weber, M. Cancer Letters. Article in Press, Corrected Proof, doi:10.1016/j.canlet.2010.07.015 Inspecting the history of drug development during the past half century demonstrates that natural resources represent a significant segment on the pharmaceutical market compared to randomly synthesized compounds. As compiled by the World Health Organization, more than […]

Zhang Zhong-jing once said, about 1800 years ago, ‘a doctor who uses herbal medicine is like a soldier using his weapons’.

The formation of prescriptions with combination herbal formulas has undergone a considerably long history. Through long clinical practice, Chinese ancestors recognized that a recipe composed of two or more drugs proved more advantageous for disease treatment. The oldest extant medical formulary books are The Prescriptions for 52 Kinds of Diseases and Huangdi’s Classic on Medicine, […]