Aims of the Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research

Main scientific interests of the Society and its members are in the area of horticulture, pharmacognosy, phytochemistry, pharmacology, phytotherapy, basic research and related fields and include:

Horticulture of Medicinal Plants

  • breeding and cultivation of medicinal plants
  • genetic diversity of medicinal plants

Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

  • identification and authentication of plant material
  • chemistry of plant constituents and natural compounds
  • development of improved and new analytical methods
  • search for new biologically active natural compounds (more…)