Indian Medicinal Plants, Phytochemistry And Therapeutics (IMPPAT) is a curated database which has been constructed via literature mining followed by manual curation of information gathered from more than 50 specialized books on traditional Indian medicine, more than 7000 abstracts of published research articles and other existing database resources. The schematic figure 1 gives an overview of the IMPPAT database construction pipeline.
IMPPAT database captures three different types of associations:
(a) Indian medicinal plants and their phytochemical constitutents
(b) Indian medicinal plants and their therapeutic uses
(c) Indian medicinal plants and openly accessible traditional Indian medicinal formulations
Our database captures >1700 Indian medicinal plants, >9500 phytochemicals, >1100 therapeutic uses and >900 traditional Indian medicinal formulations. (more…)