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Tapping Nature's Medicine Chest: This Tree Might Contain a Cure for AIDS
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This BioBulletin Web site takes a close look at the medicinal power ...

This BioBulletin Web site takes a close look at the medicinal power of plants. The site includes text, videos, photographs, and interviews with key scientists. Age-Old Remedies discusses how nearly 80 percent of the world's population relies on medicines made from natural ingredients. The Power of Traditional Medicine takes an historical look at medicinal herbs and traditional healers. Bio-Prospectors Needed reports on the symposium "The Value of Plants, Animals, and Microbes to Human Health" that was held at the American Museum of Natural History. Tracking Down a Power Plant tells the story of a tree in the Sarawak rain forest that contains a possible cure for AIDS.

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Life Science
Botany
Anthropology
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American Museum of Natural History
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American Museum of Natural History