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Table 1 Herbal samples*

From: Identification of constituent herbs in ginseng decoctions by DNA markers

Scientific name Herbal material name Method of processing Place of collection Voucher
Aconitum carmichaeli Debx. Aconiti Lateralis Radix Praeparata (Fuzi) Dried, salted Sichuan, China ICM 2014-3452
Atractylodes macrocephala Koidz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Rhizoma (Baizhu) Dried, sliced Zhejiang, China ICM 2014-3449
Panax ginseng C. A. Mey. Ginseng Radix et Rhizoma (Renshen) Dried Jilin, China ICM 2005-2750
     ICM 2005-2779
     ICM 2014-3448
Glycyrrhiza uralensis Fisch. Glycyrrhizae Radix et Rhizoma (Gancao) Dried, sliced Inner Mongolia, China ICM 2014-3450
Panax quinquefolius L. Panacis Quinquefolii Radix (Xiyangshen) Dried USA ICM 1713
     ICM 901276
Zingiber officinale Rosc. Zingiberis Rhizoma (Ganjiang) Dried, sliced Sichuan, China ICM 2014-3451
  1. *All herbal samples were authenticated by Dr. David Tai-Wai Lau, Curator of the Shui-Ying Hu Herbarium, School of Life Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. In addition, DNA was extracted from the samples for DNA sequencing and results showed correct species identification.