Department of Biochemistry organized a webinar on the topic “Role of Natural Products in Drug Discovery” on 04.06.2020 at 11 am. Dr. P. Amudha, Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, School of Life Sciences, Vel’s Institute of Science, Technology & Advanced Studies, Chennai was the resource person. 467 participants joined through you tube live stream and watched the session.
The objective of this webinar is to know about the discovery of drugs from natural resources and the powerful new technologies revolutionizing natural herbal drug discovery.
The resource person Dr. P. Amudha delivered the lecture about the use of natural products in various treatment processes.She also explained the various steps involved in the discovery of drugs from natural products.
The session was very informative. The questions raised from the participants through the chat box were answered by the resource person. Feedback was obtained from the participants to generate e-certificate.