Number of vaccines administered at Semmelweis University - 07 March 2021
67447 Total vaccines
10872 Semmelweis Citizens vaccinated

All aspects of pharmacognosy, phytochemistry, phytotherapy and pharmaceutical biotechnology are investigated, through the support of national and international sponsorships.

The Department’s main projects are:
* Phytochemical analysis of vegetable drugs, plant extracts, essential oils and herbal preparations;
* Development and comparison of trial methods for vegetable drugs in official pharmacopoeias;
* Separation of bioactive constituents by supercritical fluid extraction;
* Study and negative selection of the Cannabis species including genetic methods;
* Bio-assays for the detection of antioxidant activity (free-radical scavenger capacity, inhibition of lipidperoxidation, etc.);
* Chemistry of natural antioxidants;
* Biotechnology: tissue and cell cultures, fermentation, gene-transformation, hairy-root cultures; and
* Factors affecting formation of the biologically active metabolites.