Medicinal & Aromatic Plants

Medicinal & Aromatic Plants
Open Access

ISSN: 2167-0412

V Duraipandiyan

V Duraipandiyan

V Duraipandiyan
Department of Botany & Microbiology
Saudi Arabia


Dr. V.Duraipandiyan, is Botany and ethnopharmacology graduated from University of Madras, Chennai.  He has published many articles in the peer reviewed journal. He worked as scientist at Entomology Research Institute, Loyola College, and University of Madras. At present he is working as Research Professor at Department of Botany and Microbiology, College of Science, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia. He is very interested in anticancer, antidiabetic and antimycobacterial drug discovery from plants and microbes.

Research Interest

Plant medicine
Drug discovery from natural source
Medicinal plants and their traditional uses
Antimicrobial compounds from plants and microbes
Antidiabetic and anticancer compounds from plants and microbes
Ethnobotany and ethnopharmacology
Phytochemical isolation from plants
Actinomycetes isolation and identification and their biological activities