Dr. Duke's
Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases

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Specific Queries of the Phytochemical Database

[Queries indicated in green are newer queries that search the most recent version of the database.
Note: These queries require the use of port 8080. Many firewalls are set to block this port, if you have trouble accessing these queries check your firewall.

Plant Searches

in a particular plant.
List chemicals and activities for a .

Chemical Searches

Plants with a chosen .
Activities of a chosen .
List activities and plants for a .
List common activities (synergies) for a list of

Activity Searches

Plants with a specific .
Search for plants with several .
Chemicals with a specific .
Lethal dose (LD) information for a .
Search for plants/chemicals with one or more .
Search for plants/chemicals with a .

Ethnobotany Searches

for a particular plant.
with a particular ethnobotanical use.

Database References


Browsable databases:

EcoSys Plant ecological ranges
EthnobotDB Worldwide plant uses
FoodplantDB Native American food plants
MPNADB Medicinal plants of Native America
PhytochemDB Plant chemicals





for Medical Botany Course taught by Jim Duke.

Other Databases of Interest

Taxonomic Databases

Medicinal and Poisonous Plants

Moerman Database - U. Michigan

Plants and Cancer Treatments - U. Indiana

Nutritional Databases

Reference Database

AGRICOLA--plant genetics subset [ query | ]

Other Links of Interest

The Cancer Chronicles


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Jim Duke
Green Farmacy Garden
8210 Murphy Road
Fulton, MD 20759
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