Natural product


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Nat´u`ral prod´uct


n.1.(Chem., Biochem.) A chemical substance produced by a living organism; - a term used commonly in reference to chemical substances found in nature that have distinctive pharmacological effects. Such a substance is considered a natural product even if it can be prepared by total synthesis.
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had been chartered by a syndicate of wealthy manufacturers, equipped with a laboratory and a staff of scientists, and sent out to search for some natural product which the manufacturers who footed the bills had been importing from South America at an enormous cost.
It is probably true that if one had to name the natural product that has saved the most lives.
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A valuable source for researchers and engineers working in natural product and medicinal chemistry
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has entered into a joint collaboration agreement with Brazilian Biosciences National Laboratory (LNBio) to evaluate ChromaDex's natural product libraries.

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