Plants produce a diverse range of natural products used as active ingredients in pharmaceuticals, fragrances, flowers, dyes and insecticides. Most of these chemicals are small but complex molecules that are difficult to synthesize chemically using economically viable methods.
|Pages (from-to)||994 - 1028|
|Number of pages||35|
|Journal||Encyclopedia of Industrial Biotechnology, Bioprocess, Bioseparation and Cell Technology|
|Publication status||Published - 2010|