TITLE

Standard operating procedure for the collection and preparation of voucher plant specimens for use in the nutraceutical industry

AUTHOR(S)
Hildreth, Jana; Hrabeta-Robinson, Eva; Applequist, Wendy; Betz, Joseph; Miller, James
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Analytical & Bioanalytical Chemistry;Sep2007, Vol. 389 Issue 1, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A vital part of the development of any standardized protocol for the extraction of plant-derived crude extracts to be used in herbal medicine or nutritional supplementation is proper documentation of the original botanical source of the extract via acquisition of a voucher specimen. The purpose of this document is to serve as an accepted protocol for voucher specimen collection, handling, and storage, with specific guidelines to address commercial and research uses.
ACCESSION #
26290137

 

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