Homeopathy 2020; 109(04): 256-260
DOI: 10.1055/s-0040-1701445

Experimental Evidence Supports New Perspectives in Homeopathy

1   Department of Chemistry, UdR INSTM, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
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The contentious debate between homeopathy and orthodox medicine has been due to the fact that homeopathy is founded on a heuristic philosophy that is not justified by contemporary scientific evidence. In this context, however, two pillars of the method, that is, serial dilution and succussion, are poorly understood in orthodox pharmacology. The experimental data collected in the last 10 years, by means of electronic microscopy, electron diffraction and DNA arrays investigations, are consistent with the presence of nanoparticles (nanoassociates) in homeopathic medicines and seem to provide a coherent view of the essence of the homeopathy discipline, superseding all previous speculative interpretations. An acceptance of this new evidence is here suggested to remove, in principle, the barrier that separates the conventional and homeopathic therapeutic methods, and to offer new and important perspectives on future health care.

Publication History

Received: 20 October 2019

Accepted: 20 December 2019

Article published online:
02 March 2020

The Faculty of Homeopathy

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