qinghaosu


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qinghaosu

(ˌtʃɪŋhaʊˈsuː)
n
(Pharmacology) another name for artemisinin
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3) Artesunate, a derivative of the ancient Chinese herb qinghaosu (artemisinin), has been shown to have a mortality benefit of 34.
Magic bullets to conquer malaria; from quinine to qinghaosu.
Both combination treatments are types of artemisinin, whose active ingredient derives from a plant called Artemesia annua, also known as qinghaosu or sweet wormwood.
It is derived from Artemisia annua, also known as sweet wormwood, which had been used in Chinese medicine for centuries under the name Qinghaosu.
Artemisinin, a compound based on qinghaosu, or sweet wormwood, was first isolated in 1965 by Chinese military researchers.