Artemisia annua

Artemisia Annua vs. Semi-Synthetic Artemisinin

A new article (Desrosiers  et al., 2020) published by the BIOMOLECULES journal and conducted by researchers at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA, suggests interesting results on the bioavailability of artemisinin available between Artemisia annua plant in comparison with semi-synthetic artemisinin molecule. For the study, human liver microsomes and rats were used to compare hepatic metabolism,…