the Departments of Medicinal Chemistry And Drug Discovery has been actively involved in imparting a relevant knowledge base and technical skills in the field of pharmaceutical chemistry; offering engrossing research activities in the field of industrial research, development of eco-friendly and “green chemistry methodologies”, and fundamental academic research.
The Department offers excellent infrastructure with sophisticated equipment and well equipped laboratories; and knowledge in the form of a vast collection of relevant books and journals.
The department is engaged in the following thrust area of research and work is going on the following topics:
Synthetic : Anti- retro virus, Antineoplasm, Hypoglycemic , Hypolipidemic, and other CVS related
* Antimalarial, Antihelmintic, Antifungal- Chemotherapeutic agents.
* Centrally acting agents: Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson, Antiepileptic,
* Antidepressant, Antipsychotics and adrenergic and cholinergic drugs.
Ecofriendly Process : Development of new methodologies using microwave oven. . Applications of the novel methods for synthesis of drugs, drug intermediates and new chemical entities for various therapeutic areas.
Ammi ,Silymarin , Citrus fruits.
IndoleAlkaloids ; Ergot , Rauwolfia , Vinca , Nux – Vomica Work is going on the plant;
Artemisin, Taxus, Vinca,
Saponinglycosides :Momordica , Liquorice , Shatavari , Gokhru , Quillaia bark , Dioscorea
Cardiac glycosides : Digitalis , Squill , Stropanthus
Anthraceneglycosides :Senna, Rhubarb , Aloe , Hypericum
Coumarin and Flavanolglycosides ;Psoralea
QuinolineAlkaloids : Cinchona , Camptotheca
IsoquinolineAlkaloids : Opium , Curare , Ipecac
Tropane Alkaloids: Datura , Henbane , Belladona
|Steroids Alkaloids: Kurchibark ,Ashwagandha and other miscellaneous alkaloids.
Spectroscopy : UV , IR, NMR
Chromatography : HPLC , HPTLC.