|Project's title||Reseach development of herbs and traditipnal medicine|
|Research hosting institution||Institute of Ecology and Biological Resources|
|Coordinating unit, co-chair||Lao national office Science Council, Laos|
|Project leader’s name||Bui Van Thanh|
|Project duration||01/01/2018 - 31/01/2023|
|Project’s budget||300 million VND|
|Goal and objectives of the project|| |
- Investigate and survey the composition and knowledge of using the traditional medicinal plants of Vietnam and Laos, focusing on some ethnic groups that are the same or similarity between Vietnam and Laos;
|Main results|| |
- With the goal of studying traditional plants of Laos and Vietnam, the study conducted (1) to investigate the species composition and knowledge of using traditional medicinal plants of Vietnam, focusing on a number of ethnic groups with have or are similar between Vietnam and Laos; (2) determination of chemical composition of medicinal plants used (01 species); Determination of chemical composition and biological activity of essential oils from some medicinal plant species (04 species). Specific results include:
|Novelty and actuality and scientific meaningfulness of the results|| |
- Researched the chemical composition of essential oils obtained from the following species: Hedychium villosum Wall., Hedychium stenopetalum, Berberis walichiana; Mahonia bealei. The study also tested the biological activity of essential oils obtained from Hedychium villosum Wall.,Hedychium stenopetalum.
|Products of the project|| |
- Publications: 01 article in SCIE journal: Bui, V. T., Nguyen, V. A. T., Chu, T. H. T., Dinh, T. T., Do, H. G., and Nguyen, T. D. (2022). "Anti-inflammatory and cytotoxic chemical constituents from the trunks of Berberis wallichiana," BioResources 17(3), 4297-4305.