TITLE

Animal, heal thyself

AUTHOR(S)
Lipske, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
National Wildlife (World Edition);Dec93/Jan94, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the study made by Eloy Rodriguez and company on animals' use of medicinal plants for medication called Zoopharmacognosy. Fertility drug of monkeys in Brazil; `Anting' of birds; Treatment of chimpanzees' intestinal parasites; Possibility of treating human diseases.
ACCESSION #
9403171578

 

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