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29.05 - 01.06.2019  STATUS
Albena Black Sea Resort, Bulgaria

4th International Conference on Natural Products Utilization

From Plants to Pharmacy Shelf

29 May - 01 June 2019, Albena Black Sea Resort, Bulgaria

The 4th International Conference on Natural Products Utilization: from Plants to Pharmacy Shelf (ICNPU-2019, was organized by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Milen I. Georgiev in Hotel Maritim Paradise Blue*****, Albena Black Sea Resort, from 29 May to 1 June 2019.

The CPSBB participated as a supporting organization. More than 330 participants from 50 different conturies (Europe, America, Asia, and Africa) presented their latest research in the field. Topics included (Ethno)botany, conservation and sustainable uses of natural resources, herbal medicine/botanical supplements, medicinal chemistry, metabolomics, molecular biology and genetic engineering (incl. functional genomics), natural products chemistry, (ethno)pharmacology, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, plant biotechnology, systems biology, and toxicology.

This global event was an important forum for educating young researchers, for showcasing CPSBB, and for establishing international connections that can serve as basis for future joint research and grant proposals.

The ICNPU-2019 program can be found here.

EU PlantaSYST has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, project PlantaSYST (SGA-CSA No. 739582 under FPA No. 664620), and the BG05M2OP001-1.003-001-C01 project, financed by the European Regional Development Fund through the "Science and Education for Smart Growth" Operational Programme SESG
  Calls: H2020-WIDESPREAD-2014-2015, Topic: WIDESPREAD-1-2014: Teaming, and H2020-WIDESPREAD-2016-2017, Topic: H2020-WIDESPREAD-01-2016-2017: TeamingPhase2