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Issue 91
Fall 2011
The Journal of the American Botanical Council

The Paris Kitâb al-Diryâq - Book of Theriac: An Introduction to a Medieval Arabic Manuscript Describing a Classic Herbal Formula

Reproducible Efficacy and Safety Depend on Reproducible Quality: Matching the Various Quality Standards that have been Established for Botanical Ingredients with their Intended Uses in Cosmetics, Dietary Supplements, Foods, and Medicines

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ABC News

American Botanical Council Announces New Advisory Board Members

ABC's Blumenthal Speaks to Congressional Dietary Supplements Caucus

ABC Celebrates National HerbDay with Educational Programs in Austin

Employee Profile: Tyler Smith

Organization News
Botanical Research Institute of Texas Unveils $48 Million Research Center
Update: National Poison Control Center Database Annual Report Reflects Safety of Dietary Supplements
World News
Traditional and Wild Medicinal Plant Harvesting Program in Czech Republic and the Republics of Hungary, Poland, and Slovenia
Cannabis Update

FDA Accepts Protocol for Study on Cannabis and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Update: US Government Institution Acknowledges Medicinal Uses of Cannabis
Research Reviews
Meta-analysis Demonstrates that Cinnamon Lowers Fasting Blood Glucose
Green Tea/L-Theanine Combination Increases Memory and Attention in Subjects with Mild Cognitive Impairment
Effectiveness of a Lavender Oil Preparation in Treating Anxiety Disorder
Proprietary Maitake Mushroom Extract in Treatment of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Fermented Red Asian Ginseng’s Effects on Allergic Rhinitis Symptoms
Guest Editorial
Ten Years from Now, What Should the Supplements Industry Look Like?
Book Reviews

American Herbal Pharmacopoeia Botanical Pharmacognosy: Microscopic Characterization of Botanical Medicines

The Essence of Tea

Invasive Plant Medicine: The Ecological Benefits and Healing Abilities of Invasives

Principles & Practices of Naturopathic Botanical Medicine, Volume 1: Botanical Medicine Monographs
Ayurveda in Nepal, Volume One: Ayurvedic Principles, Diagnosis and Treatment

Quality Assessment of Selected Indian Medicinal Plants, Volume I

The Useful Wild Plants of Texas, the Southeastern and Southwestern United States, the Southern Plains, and Northern Mexico: Volume 3

In Memoriam
Cyrus I. Harvey, Jr.
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