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Kampala Office
  • +256-414-250488

  • info@ncri.ug

  • Plot 2A, Lourdel Rd, Nakasero

  • P.O Box 4864, Kampala

  • 08:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Monday to Friday

Departments

NCRI Departments

Chemistry Department

Chemistry Department; the analytical unit carries out chemical investigations of natural products i.e. Phytochemical screening of bioactive ingredients in medicinal plants, fingerprinting using different chromatographic techniques and mineral analysis for both nutritional and toxic minerals. The industrial unit undertakes pilot extraction and processing of herbal products as a means to add value to herbal products

Botany Department

Botany department is charged with carrying out ethnobotanical surveys, herbarium specimen preparation and botanical taxonomic identification. It is also involved in conservation of medicinal plants.

Pharmacology Department

Pharmacology department is charged with evaluation of safety, efficacy and stability of medicinal plant products and extracts of claimed therapeutic value.