Research and publications

Research areas

  • Development of drugs and lead compounds from natural products for infectious and noninfectious diseases of national importance
  • Protozoal diseases (Malaria, trypanosomiasis)
  • Tuberculosis
  • Metabolic diseases (Diabetes)
  • Cardiovascular diseases (hypertension)
  • Neurological disorders (depression, anxiety, Parkinson’s disease)
  • Substance abuse
  • Screening of safety profile of traditionally used medicinal plants
  • Research in pharmaceutical care of patients
  • Medication use
  • Optimizing drug therapy
  • Adverse drug reactions and patient safety
  • Associations of drug therapy on clinical outcomes