63rd Congress and Annual Conference of the Society for Medicinal Plant Research - GA2015
23.08.2015 00:00
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The 63rd International Congress and Annual Meeting of the Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research (GA) took place between 23 – 27. August 2015, in Budapest, Hungary. The conference covered natural product research from phytochemical studies to phytotherapeutic applications. The aim of the congress was to serve as a forum for discussions on trends, and the latest results, and to exchange ideas relating to phytochemical analysis, ethnopharmacology and phytopharmacology.

The scientific program included plenary lectures by invited speakers, and keynote talks on recent topics of natural product research, as well as contributed lectures and poster presentations. Parallel sessions allowed for an appreciable number of oral presentations. The poster sessions at central time frames within the congress will also provided opportunities for scientific discussions. The conference was accompanied by two workshops: providing a forum both for young researchers and in-depth insight into regulatory affairs of medicinal plant products.

The venue of the event was the Budapest Congress Center.

The Conference was accompanied by two alternative excursions, to the Monastery at Pannonhalma, an ancient historic monument, a UNESCO world heritage site, one of the cradles of medicinal plant cultivation in Hungary and the Tihany Peninsula at the lake Balaton, with its pictoresque location, is famous for its lavender fields.



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