Mr. Phurpa Wangchuk, University of Wollongong will present the next QTHA Seminar "Himalayan Mountain Medicine-From Bhutan to Wollongong"
When: Monday 21st October 2013, 11am
Where: JCU Cairns A21.002 Teaching Annex; Videolinked to JCU Townsville Bldg 9 Multi Purpose AV Services room 002 (DA 9002)
Phurpa Wangchuk is researching medicinal plants of Bhutan and will present his findings on the phytochemical and biological activity studies of ethnopharmacologically selected plants. Along with many known phytochemicals, five new compounds with potent antimalarial activities were discovered from the six medicinal plants that the University of Wollongong research team have completed analyzing.