Cardioprotective Natural Products: Promises and Hopes.
Cardioprotective Natural Products: Promises and Hopes
Edited by Goutam Brahmachari
Researchers in pharmacology and pharmacy review current research into bioactive natural products with potential to protect against various cardiovascular diseases and disorders. They focus particularly on the clinical aspects and mode of action of the products, and underline how natural product research continues to make significant contributions in the domain of discovery and development of new medical entities. Their topics include naturally occurring matrix metalloproteinase inhibitors: a group of promising cardioprotective agents, natural products against drug-induced cardiotoxicity, the role of dietary supplements in cardiovascular disease, and the beneficial role of antioxidant molecules with therapeutic potential in cardiac disease. (Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)