To explore the potential of natural resources in Pharmaceuticals, Nutraceuticals and Cosmeceuticals
Establishing a unique platform for developing modern dosage forms by exploiting constituents from natural sources through innovative teaching, research and training
The PG course in Pharmacognosy was introduced in 2009-10. The department is a recognized research centre for M. Pharm and PhD programs under Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka.
State-of-the-art laboratories and facilities are available to isolate, characterize and estimate secondary constituents. The department has received a sum of Rs. 16 lakh research grants from VGST and RGUHS.
Validation of traditional knowledge in the areas of diabetes, cancer, etc.
Search for acetylcholinesterase inhibitors from indigenous medicinal plants
Search for aldose reductase inhibitors from folklore remedies for possible management of diabetic complications.
Bioactive compounds from some marine algae
|Dr. E.N. Gaviraj M.Pharm, Ph.D
|Professor and Head
|Dr. C.V. Nagathan M.Pharm, Ph.D
|Dr.B.S.Hunasagi M.Pharm, Ph.D
|Shri. Shivaraj Kapase M.Pharm,