International Conference On Current Trends In Medicinal & Aromatic Plant Research In Context To Indian Ocean Region


International Conference on current trends in Medicinal and Aromatic Plant Research specific to Indian Ocean Region is being scheduled at CSIR-CIMAP, Lucknow, India.

The main focus of the conference is, to accelerate the research and knowledge sharing in the area of traditional medicine, phytochemistry, biotechnology trade and IPR through highly effective talks, engaging panel discussions, and oral and poster presentations. The program will gather the students, scientists, professionals and industry with a broad base of knowledge, diagnostic skills, and understanding of different concepts of traditional medicine and phytochemistry.

Venue: CSIR-CIMAP, Lucknow, India.
Date: New dates will be announced soon...


  • Natural product chemistry
  • Medicinal chemistry
  • Essential oil based technologies for distillation/ extraction/ value addition
  • Standardized herbal extracts, aroma and phytomolecules
  • Plant drug research
  • Plant Metabolomics
Bioprospection and Product Development
  • Bio-prospecting natural resources for bioactive(s) and value-added products
  • Safety evaluation (in vivo/in silico) of MAPs and their products
  • Synthesis of novel plantbased nanomaterials and its application in the area of drug delivery
Plant Biotechnology
  • Genomic resource development
  • Pathway elucidation and engineering to enhance secondary plant metabolites
  • Plant Physiology and developmental biology
Traditional Knowledge, Trade & IPR
  • Medicinal Plants Ethnobotany
  • Patents & Intellectual property rights (IPR); Quality Control and Trade/marketing of Raw material/ Herbal Products
Crop Production and Plant Breeding
  • Germplasm conservation and Cataloging
  • Classical and Molecular Taxonomy
  • Tools and techniques for increasing productivity, quality: yield and variety development
  • Plant-microbe interaction
  • Agrochemical/Organic Farming
  • Precision agriculture
  • Post-Harvest Management
  • Pest & Biotic Stress Management

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