Plants as Medicine

Join Ira Flatow on the next Science Friday as we broadcast live from the Missouri Botanical Garden in Saint Louis. We'll take at look at how plants have traditionally been used as medicines, and at how they are collected and screened in the continuing search for new medicines. Guests: Dr. Peter Raven Director Missouri Botanical Garden St. Louis, Missouri Dr. Jim Miller Associate Curator Director of Applied Research Missouri Botanical Garden St. Louis, Missouri Dr. Steven King Senior Vice President for Ethnobotany and Conservation Shaman Botanicals San Francisco, California



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