By Tariq Aftab,Jorge F.S. Ferreira,M. Masroor A. Khan,M. Naeem

Artemisinin, a sesquiterpene lactone initially extracted from the medicinal plant Artemisia annua L., is an efficient antimalarial agent, quite for multi-drug resistant and cerebral malaria. even though, the focus of artemisinin within the plant is especially low. as the chemical synthesis of artemisinin is advanced and never economically possible in view of the negative yield of the drug, the intact plant is still the one possible resource of artemisinin construction. hence, it is crucial to extend the focus of artemisinin in A. annua to lessen the price of artemisinin dependent antimalarial medicines. Plant scientists have targeted their efforts on A. annua for the next artemisinin crop yield. With the current quantity, we're bringing jointly the learn that's being performed in this plant during the international and destiny chances for scientists and researchers who are looking to paintings on it.

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