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Technological Bioprospecting Journals List

Bioprospecting is the method of discovery and commercialization of recent products based on biological resources. Those assets or compounds can be essential for and beneficial in many fields, along with pharmaceuticals, agriculture, bioremediation, and nanotechnology. Among 1981-2010, one 1/3 of all small molecule new chemical entities permitted via the U.S. food and Drug management (FDA) were both herbal merchandise or compounds derived from natural merchandise. Despite indigenous knowledge being intuitively helpful, bioprospecting has only recently began to incorporate such expertise in focusing screening efforts for bioactive compounds. Bioprospecting may also involve biopiracy, the exploitative appropriation of indigenous styles of knowledge with the aid of business actors, and may consist of the patenting of already broadly used herbal sources, which include plant types, by commercial entities.

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