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Research & Development Projects
 
Biotechnology and Bioinformatics Division
Phytochemistry and Phytopharmacology Division
Plant Systematics and Evolutionary Science Division
Conservation Biology Division
Ethnomedicine and Ethnopharmacology Division
Garden management, Education, Information and Training Division
Plant Genetic Resources Division
Micro fungi and Lichens Unit
 
 
 
Biotechnology and Bioinformatics Division
R & D Projects

Ongoing Project

1 Establishment of normal and hairy root cultures of Trichosanthes cucumerina, a high value medicinal plant   Dr. C. G. Sudha
2 Genetic conservation and chemical Characterization of ethnobotanical Insect repellent plant species of the Andaman Islands   Dr. Radha RK
3 National Gene Bank for Medicinal and Aromatic Plants - Strengthening and expansion of National Gene Bank for medicinal and aromatic plants   Dr PN Krishnan
Dr S William Decruse
Dr. Radha RK
Dr. Padmesh P
4 Integrated development of Peppara dam tribal area through plant resource enrichment for eco-restoration, eco-tourism and tribal livelihood enhancement activities   Dr.P.N.Krishnan
Dr. C. G. Sudha,
Dr. William Decruse,
Dr. S. Binu
5 Conservation and restoration of two endemic and critically endangered tree species (Syzygium gambleanum Rathakr. & Chithra and Syzygium rama-varmae (bourd.) Chithra from Agastyamalai biosphere reserve through conventional and non-conventional propagation   Dr.Padmesh.P
Dr. S. Mukundakumar
6 Biotechnological interventions for conservation and utilization of forest resources- Prospecting for Corosolic acid and other bioactive compounds from Lagerstroemia speciosa (L.) Pers   Dr.Padmesh.P
Dr A.G Pandurangan
Dr William Decruze
7 Conservation of Vanda thwaitisii, V. wightii, and Eulophia cullenii three endangered orchids of Western Ghats through micropropagation and restoration with tribal participation   Dr William Decruze
Dr. Padmesh P
8 Conservation of Calamus shendurunii and C. wightii, two endangered and endemic rattans of Western Ghats through micropropagation reintroduction and cryobanking   Dr. S. William Decruse
Mr.Joemon Jacob
9 In vitro propagation and ecorestoration of threatened medicinal plant Myristica malabarica Lam.   Dr. Radha RK
Completed Projects
1 Genotyping of biodiversity for conservation and prospecting of biological wealth in Southwestern and Northeastern parts of India Dr S.Seeni
Dr.Padmesh.P

2 Chemical prospecting and DNA fingerprinting of Andrographis paniculata Dr S.Seeni
Dr.Padmesh.P
Dr S.Banerjee, RGCB
 
3 National Gene Bank for medicinal and
Aromatic plants
Dr PN Krishnan
Dr S William Decruze
Dr. Radha RK
4 Taxonomic data organization of wild species of Piper & Curcuma in India and DNA fingerprinting studies of selected endemic species Dr S.Seeni
Dr.Padmesh.P

5 Induction and Phytochemical investigation of normal and hairy root cultures of Decalepis arayalpathra a critically endangered medicinal plant Dr. C. G. Sudha  
6 Ex Situ Conservation and Sustainable Utilization of Rare, Endemic and high Value Medicinal Plants of Southern Western Ghats through In Vitro Multiplication and Evaluation of Quality Retention –A lab to land Program Dr. C. G. Sudha  
7 Establishment of a seed and pollen Cryobank for the ex situ conservation and sustainable utilisation of orchids of Western Ghats Director
Dr. S. William Decruse

8 Micropropagation and cultivation of most sought after medicinal herbs used in Ayurveda and allied systems with people’s participation Dr. S. William Decruse
9 Isolation and characterization of gene(s) involved in the regulatory step(s) leading to the biosynthesis of hypericin using transcript profiling technology Dr. Padmesh.P
Dr M.G Purushothama, RGCB

10 Development of scientifically validated nutraceuticals from selected medicinal plants of Western Ghats Dr V. George
Dr B.Sabulal
Dr.Padmesh.P
 
11 Cultivation of High Value Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Through Conventional and Non conventional Methods for Empowerment of Rural Women in the Selected Localities of Kerala –A Novel Participatory Programme for Self Income Generation Dr. C. G. Sudha  
12 Metabolic engineering of andrographolides accumulation in Andrographis paniculata Nees by modulation of the isoprenoid precursor pool with expression of plastidial Deoxy xylulose phosphate synthase and cytosolic HMG CoA reductase Dr M.G Purushothama, RGCB
Dr. Padmesh.P

13 Establishment and phytochemical investigations of normal and hairy root cultures of Rauvolfia micrantha, a rare and endemic medicinal plant Dr. C. G. Sudha  
14 National programme on recovery of red-listed species (Coscinium fenestratum, Paphiopedilum druryi, Dialium travancoricum and Poiciloneuron pauciflorum) through application of biotechnological tools Dr S.Seeni
Dr A.G Pandurangan
Dr. Padmesh P
Dr William Decruze

15 Network project on RET medicinal plants –Ex-situ conservation and sustainable utilization in South and North East India’ funded by Dept. of Ayush Director
Dr.Padmesh.P
Dr Mathew Dan
Dr Sam P Mathew
Dr C. Anilkumar
Dr William Decruze
Dr.Radha R.K
 
16 Ex-situ conservation and characterization of vanishing wild Musa species of Southern Western Ghats’ funded by the Department of Science & Technology Dr S.Mukundakumar
Dr.Padmesh.P

17 Network project on RET medicinal Plants- Ex situ conservation and sustainable utilization Director
Dr. Padmesh.P
Dr Mathew Dan
Dr Sam P Mathew
Dr C. Anilkumar
Dr William Decruze
Dr. Radha R.K
 

 

 

Microfungi and Lichens

Ongoing Project

1 Database on foliicolous fungal flora of Andaman Islands (A 131)   Dr. V.B. Hosagoudar (P.I.);
Dr. Sam P. Mathew & Dr. C.K. Biju (Co. P.I’s)
2 Collection, Identification and Documentation of Foliicolous fungi in the Shendurney Wildlife sanctuary, Kollam, Kerala state (P 152).   Dr. V.B. Hosagoudar (P.I.)
3 Collection, Identification and Documentation of Lichens in the Shendurney Wildlife sanctuary, Kollam, Kerala state (P 153).   Dr. V.B. Hosagoudar (P.I.); Dr. H. Biju (Co. P.I)
4 Diversity of Foliar Mycobionts in the Botanic Gardens in Kerala (P 154).   Dr. V.B. Hosagoudar (P.I.); Mrs. A. Sabeena (Co. P.I)
Completed Projects
1 Black Mildew disease on Wattles (Acacia sp.) of Kerala state (funded by Kerala forest department) Dr. V.B Hosagoudar
2 Diversity, conservation and sustainable utilisation of fungi of Western Ghats - With Reference to Foliicolous Fungal Flora of Palode Forest Region - funded by KSCSTE. Dr. V.B Hosagoudar
3 Studies on the fungal diseases of vanila and development of effective biocontrol agents
Dr. V.B Hosagoudar
4 A preliminary survey of lichens in the Western Ghats region of Kerala state - funded by KSCSTE Dr. V.B Hosagoudar
5 Infectivity and effectiveness of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on some medicinal plants of Western Ghats - Funded by Kerala Forest Department. Dr. V.B Hosagoudar
6 Collection identification and documentaion of endomycorrhizal fungi in Silent valley national park - funded by MOEF, Govt. of India Dr. V.B Hosagoudar
7 Diversity and distribution of Asterinaceous fungi in India - funded by MOEF, Govt. of India Dr. V.B Hosagoudar
Phytochemistry and Phytopharmacology Division
Ongoing Projects
1 Search for potential biologically active constituents from a hitherto uninvestigated unique bamboo, Melocanna baccifera   PI: Dr. B. Sabulal
Co-PI: Dr. K. C. Koshy
   
2 Bioprospecting of potential gingers : Chemical prospecting, morphological characterization and ex situ conservation   PI: Dr. Mathew Dan
Co-PI: Dr. B. Sabulal
   
3 Conservation and sustainable utilization of Garcinia species of the Southern Western Ghats   PI: Dr. N. Mohanan
Co-PIs: Dr. K. B. Rameshkumar, Dr. T. Sabu
   
4 Phytochemical screening and selection of potential species of Ophiorrhiza for tissue culture based mass multiplication leading to production of camptothecin - an anticancer compound   PI: Dr. K. Satheeshkumar
Co-PIs: Dr. B. Sabulal, Dr. K. B. Rameshkumar
   
5 Ex-situ conservation and biosystematic studies on Piper species of Kerala-forests with special reference to intraspecific variants of the Wild Piper nigrum   PI: Dr. P. J. Mathew
Co-PI: Dr. B. Sabulal
   
6 Chemical prospecting of the plants in Kerala region of the Western Ghats for bioactive molecules   PI: Dr. B. Sabulal
Co-PIs: Dr. K. B. Rameshkumar, Dr. Anil John J., Dr. Gopan Raj, Dr. Ajikumaran Nair S., Mrs. Rajani Kurup
   
7 Chemical prospecting of the aromatic plants of the Kerala region of the Western Ghats   PI: Dr. B. Sabulal
Co-PIs: Dr. Ajikumaran Nair S., Dr. Anil John J., Dr. Gopan Raj, Mrs. Rajani Kurup
   
8 Search for renewable biomass and biofuel sources in Euphorbia plants of the southern Western Ghats   PI: Dr. K. B. Rameshkumar
Co-PI: Dr. B. Sabulal
   
9 Genetic conservation and chemical characterization of ethnobotanic insect repellent plant species of Andaman Islands   PI: Dr. Radha
Co-PI: Dr. K. B. Rameshkumar
   
           
Completed Projects
1 Development of standards of medicinal plants and preparation of monographs   PI: Dr. V. George
Co-PI: Dr. S. Rajasekharan

   
2 Pilot participatory programme of conservation and sustainable use of medicinal and aromatic plants   PI: Dr. G. M. Nair
Co-PIs: Dr. S. Rajasekharan, Dr. V. George, Dr. Mathew Dan

   
3 Indigenous/traditional knowledge related to medicinal plants - A survey in the districts of Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam and Pathanamthitta   Dr. G. M. Nair, Dr. V. George, Dr. S. Rajasekharan
   
4 Studies on the anti-viral properties of some known medicinal plants vis-a-vis phytomedicine development   PI: Dr. A. Subramoniam
Co-PIs: Mrs. Molly Antony, Department of Microbiology, SCTIMST

   
5 Development of anti-arthritic herbal drug from Sida group of plants   PI: Dr. V. George
Co-PIs: Dr. S. Rajasekharan, Dr. P. G. Latha, Dr. B. Sabulal

   
6 Development of scientifically validated nutraceuticals from selected medicinal plants of Western Ghats   PI: Dr. V. George
Co-PIs: Dr. S. Rajasekharan, Dr. P. G. Latha, Dr. B. Sabulal, Mr. P. Padmesh
   
7 Hepatoprotective studies on three selected medicinal plants of Kerala   PI: Dr. P. G. Latha
Co-PIs: Dr. S. Rajasekharan, Dr. V. George

   
8 Conservation strategies and pharmacological evaluation of Utleria salicifolia, An endangered ethno-medicinal plant of Western Ghats   PI: Dr. G. M. Nair
Co-PIs: Dr. A. Subramoniam, Dr. P. K. Sureshkumar, Dr. K. Radhakrishnan, Dr. K. Gangaprasad

   
9 Studies on Selaginella involvens with special reference to immunomodulatory and antioxidant properties   PI: Dr. A. Subramoniam
   
10 Search for bioactive molecules from Genus, Ganoderma (Polyporaceae) occurring in South India   PI: Dr. B. Sabulal
Co-PIs: Dr. V. George, Dr. K. K. Janardhanan
   
11 Bioprospecting of selected gingers from Western Ghats: Morphological characterization and chemical prospecting   PI: Dr. Mathew Dan
Co-PIs: Dr. B. Sabulal, Dr. V. George
   
12 Studies on the aphrodisiac properties of Vanda tessellata flower extract for determining its utility as a commercially viable standardized phytomedicine   PI: Dr. A. Subramoniam
Co-PIs: Dr. P.K. Sureshkumar, Dr. K. Gangaprasad
   
13 Evaluation of the aroma and pungency of the lemony scented Piper nigrum L.   PI: Dr. K. B. Rameshkumar    
14 Studies on the antifungal principle present in Pallavicinia lyellii, a liverwort   Dr. Subisha Sathyan    
 
Ethnomedicine and Ethnopharmacology Division
Ongoing Projects
1 Anti-inflammatory, Analgesic and Anti-arthritic activity of two selected plants of Western Ghats
(P120)
  Dr. P G Latha, Director in-charge - PI
Dr. S Rajasekharan, Scientist G (Director Grade) & Head – Co-PI
Dr.Suja S R, Scientist B – Co-PI

   
2 Clinical trial of coded hepato-protective herbal formulation in collaboration with OUSHADHI, Govt. of Kerala (P 121).   Dr. S Rajasekharan, Scientist G (Director Grade) & Head - PI
Dr. P G Latha, Director in-charge – Co-PI
Dr. Sheela Karalam, OUSHADHI - Co-PI
Dr.Suja S R Scientist B - Co-PI
Dr. V Rajmohan - Co-PI
Dr TG Vinod Kumar - Co-PI

   
3 Search for anti-diabetic/hepato-protective, immuno-modulatory and wound healing plants from traditional/ folklore medical information of Kerala (P122)   Dr. P G Latha, Director in-charge - PI
Dr. S Rajasekharan, Scientist G (Director Grade) & Head – Co-PI
Dr.Suja S R Scientist B – Co-PI
   
4 Anti-hepatotoxic, Anti-oxidant and related Pharmacognostic Studies of Oxalis corniculata L.   Dr.S.Jayasree (Lecturer , M G College) - PI
Dr. P.G.Latha Director –in Charge – Co-PI

   
5 Hepatoprotective property of Saraca asoca stem bark, an important Medicinal Plant (Fabaceae)   Dr. P.G.Latha, Director –in Charge -PI
Dr.S.Rajasekharan, Scientist G (Director Grade) & Head – Co-PI
Dr.Suja S R Scientist B – Co-PI
   
6 Systematic documentation of Traditional Knowledge related to plants used for Food, AYUSH and Indigenous medicine.   Dr S Rajasekharan, Scientist G (Director Grade) & Head – Project Co-ordinator/ PI
Dr Vinodkumar T G Nair - Co-PI
   
7 Ethnobotanical survey in the coastal areas of three southern districts of Kerala   Dr S Rajasekharan Scientist G (Director Grade) & Head - PI
M Navas, Technical Officer - Co-PI
   
8 Ethnomedical survey and systematic documentation of traditional knowledge among the different tribal communities of Kerala – an in depth study and preparation of database   Dr Vinodkumar T G Nair, SSA - PI
Dr S Rajasekharan Scientist G (Director Grade) & Head – Co-PI
M Navas, Technical Officer - Co-PI
   
Completed projects
1 Development of Herbal / Ayurvedic drug – Jeevani,a health promotive drug   Dr P Pushpangadan, Dr S Rajasekharan, Dr V George, STEC project
   
2 Development of Herbal / Ayurvedic drug – Sisairosp an anti-psoriatic drug.   Dr V George, Dr S Rajasekharan, Dr P Pushpangadan, STEC project

   
3 Ethnopharmacological Screening of Indian Medicinal plants in association with Royal Danish School of Pharmacy, Denmark.   Dr P Pushpangadan, Dr V George, Dr S Rajasekharan. STEC project
   
4 Development of ‘Herbal Health Care Kit’ for primary health care.   Dr P Pushpangadan, Dr S Rajasekharan, Dr V George. STEC project
   
5 Development of Herbal / Ayurvedic drug – ‘Vaji’ a sports medicine.   Dr P Pushpangadan, Dr S Rajasekharan, Dr V George. STEC project
   
6 Scientific documentation of traditional knowledge of plants related to food and medicine of Kerala State.   Dr .S Rajasekharan, Dr. V. George, Dr. P. G. Latha, KSCSTE project.    
7 Systematic documentation of traditional knowledge related to plants used for food and medicine of 10 Gramapanchayaths of Kasaragod District.   Dr S Rajasekharan, Dr P G Latha. KSCSTE project

   
8 Serial wise publication of Children’s Hand Books on Medicinal and Food plants.   Dr S Rajasekharan, Dr P G Latha, Dr N Mohanan, Dr Mathew Dan. KSCSTE project

   
9 Herbs for all and Health for all” – a community based participatory programme on primary health care by utilizing the local biodiversity and associated traditional knowledge.   A State level Project. Dr S Rajasekharan, Dr P G Latha, Mr C K Subash Baby, Mr M Navas. KSCSTE project
   
10 Herbal drug development including design and clinical trials.   Dr. S. Rajasekharan, Shri. C.K. Subash Baby, Dr. Vinodkumar T.G Nair, Shri. M. Navas. KSCSTE. project    
11 Sustainable utilisation of lesser-known medicinal plants of Western Ghats with particular reference to liver diseases.
  Dr. P. G. Latha, Dr. S. Rajasekharan. KSCSTE project.
   
12 Anti-ulcerogenic properties of selected medicinal plants of Western Ghats, Kerala.   Dr. P. G. Latha, Dr. S. Rajasekharan. KSCSTE project.
   
13 Studies on the mechanism of action and pharmacological profile of the active fraction of Trichopus zeylanicus Gaertn, leaf towards developing the same as a standardised phytomedicine.   Dr. A. Subramoniam, Dr. S.Rajasekharan, Mr. S. Ajikumaran Nair, Mrs. S. Ambili. KSCSTE project.    
14 Pharmacological evaluation of Hemidesmus indicus root (extracts active fraction) for its utility as a phytomedicine to improve efficacy of ORS.   Dr. A. Subramoniam, Dr. S. Rajasekharan, Mr. S.Ajikumaran Nair, Mrs. S. Ambili. KSCSTE project.    
15 Pharmacognostical studies on raw drugs / selected medicinal plants available in Kerala Markets.

  Dr. S. Rajasekharan, Dr. P.G. Latha, M. Navas, J. Usha kumari. KSCSTE project    
16 Anti-allergic studies on five important medicinal plants used in traditional medicine of Kerala.   Dr. P. G. Latha, Dr. S. Rajasekharan.KSCSTE project.    
17 Publication of a book entitled “STARS AND TREES – TREES OF THE NAKSHATRAVANAM”.   Dr. S. Rajasekharan, Dr. N. Mohanan, Dr. P. G. Latha, Mr. K. G. Mohanlaland Dr. G.M. Nair.Thenmala EcoTourism Promotion Society (TEPS) Govt. of Kerala project.    
18 Anticancer studies on selected plants used in traditional medicine of Kerala to treat cancer /-like symptoms.   Dr P G Latha, Kerala State Forest Department project    
19 Sustainable utilization of the lesser known medicinal plants of the Western Ghats, with special reference to liver diseases.   Dr P G Latha Dr. S. Rajasekharan, Ms. S. R. Suja. Kerala State Planning Board, Trivandrum.    
20 Hepatoprotective studies on selected medicinal plants of the Western Ghats, Kerala.   Dr. P. G. Latha, Dr. S. Rajasekharan.KSCSTE project.    
21 Studies on antitumor properties of Janakia arayalpathralhi   Dr. P. G. Latha, Dr. S. Rajasekharan. .DST, New Delhi    
22 Development of scientifically validated nutraceuticals from selected medicinal Plants of Western Ghats..   Dr. P. G. Latha, Dr. S. Rajasekharan. DBT, New Delhi    
23 Hepatoprotective studies on three selected medicinal plants of Kerala.   Dr. P. G. Latha, Dr. S. Rajasekharan, Dr. V. George, Ms S. R. Suja .DBT, New Delhi.    
24 Antiulcer and wound healing studies of three selected medicinal plants of the Western Ghats.   Dr. P. G. Latha, Dr. S. Rajasekharan, S R. Suja .Western Ghats Development Programme.    
25 Documentation of Indigenous knowledge (Indigenous / Traditional knowledge related to medicinal plants- A survey in the districts of Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam and Pathanamthitta) .   Dr S Rajasekharan and Dr V George, Dr G M Nair. Kerala State Planning Board    
26 Development of pharmacopoeial standards of ISM drugs (Ministry of health and family welfare, Govt. of India).   Dr. P Pushpangadan, Dr Sreekandan Nair, Dr S Rajasekharan, Dr V George.    
27 Sustainable utilization of under exploited medicinal plants of Western Ghats, with particular reference to those used against liver ailments.   Dr P G Latha,. Dr S Rajasekharan Kerala State Planning Board.    
28 Development of standards of medicinal plant based drugs .   Dr V George, Dr S Rajasekharan. Indian Council for Medical Research, Govt. of India    
29 Development of Nutraceuticals from Sida sp. for arthritis - One year project.   Dr V George, Dr S Rajasekharan. KSCSTE Govt. of Kerala    
30 Development of scientifically validated nutraceuticals from selected medicinal plants of Western Ghats.   Dr V George, Dr S Rajasekharan, Dr S Sabulal, P Padmesh . DBT Govt. of India    
31 Training to Foresters and Forest dwellers from Ethiopia, Kenya and Uganda - IK Programme, World Bank, Washington DC.   Dr V George, Dr S Rajasekharan    
32 Preparation of a mega project proposal entitled ‘Vanasamrakhaneeyam’ (Save Forest and Save Life).   Dr S Rajasekharan Kerala Forestry Program aided by World Bank    
33 Training Programme extended to Kani tribes for the cultivation of Arogyapacha (Trichopus zeylanicus ssp. travancoricus) in collaboration with Integrated Tribal Development Department, Govt. of Kerala.   Dr P Pushpangadan, Dr S Rajasekharan.    
34 Setting-up a facility for traditional knowledge documentation in food and medicine and quality control laboratory for herbal product.   Dr S Rajasekharan, Dr P G Latha. SARD project, KSCSTE.    
 
Garden management, Education, Information and Training Division
Ongoing Projects
1 Conservation and sustainable utilization of Garcinia species of the Southern Western Ghats.   PI: Dr. N. Mohanan
Co-PI: Dr. T. Sabu
   
2 Establishment of a centralized Composting facility at Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute   Coordinator: Dr. P. G. Latha
PI: Dr. N. Mohanan
CoPI: Dr.E.S. Santhoshkumar, Mr. Joemon Jacob
   
3 Lead Garden Project   PI: Dr. A. G. Pandurangan
Co-PIs: Dr. N. Mohanan,
Dr. Raj Vikraman R.

   
           
Completed Projects
1 "Establishment of an arboretum of Western Ghats, Germplasm collection of selected groups, plant introduction and nursery".   PI: Dr. N. Mohanan


   
2 “Ex-situ conservation of rare and endemic plants of Agasthyamala, Western Ghats at TBGRI”. Funded by Western Ghats Development Programme, Government of Kerala.   PI: Dr. N. Mohanan

   
3 “An in-depth study of endemic plants of Kerala – evaluation of their status, ex-situ conservation and preservation”   PI: Prof. N. Ravi,
Co PI: Dr. N. Mohanan

   
 
Plant Genetic Resources Division
Ongoing Projects
1 Establishment of seed bank and field gene bank of Saraca asoca (Roxb.) W.J.de Wilde - A vulnerable medicinal species of the Indian Subcontinent
  Dr. Anil Kumar C

   
2 Bioprospecting of Potential Gingers: Chemical Prospecting, Morphological characterization and ex situ Conservation   Dr. Mathew Dan PI
Dr. B Sabulal Co PI


   
3 Ex situ conservation and bio-systematic studies on the Piper species of Kerala Forest with special reference to intraspecific variants of wild Piper nigrum   Dr. P J Mathew PI    
4 Piper nigrum micropropagation programme   Dr. Bejoy Mathew

   
5 Search for potential biologically active constituents from a hitherto uninvestigated, unique bamboo: Melocanna baccifera   Dr. K C Koshy    
6 Ex-situ and In- situ conservation of Gacinia imberti Bourd. – an endangered and endemic tree of the southern Western Ghats   Dr. C Anilkumar    
7 Preparation of an illustrated bilingual field guide on medicinal fruits, seeds and their seedlings occurring in Kerala Forests.   Dr. Anilkumar C    
8 Establishment and maintenance of JNTBGRI seed bank   Dr. Anil Kumar C
   
9 Establishment of National collection and conservation-education centre of Medicinal, Aromatic & Spice Plants   Dr. P J Mathew PI    
10 Ex-situ conservation of genetic resource of selected medicinal plants and assessment of intraspecific variability   Dr. P J Mathew PI    
11 Field Gene Bank development of selected medicinal and aromatic plants and characterization of germplasm.   Dr. P J Mathew PI    
12 Development of a Systematic Garden for Herbal Plants   Dr. E S Santhosh Kumar PI    
13 Mass production of Ornamentals using Tissue Culture Techniques.   Dr. Bejoy Mathew    
14 Tissue culture Multiplication of Popular Banana and Other Commercially important Taxa.   Dr. Bejoy Mathew    
15 Cyto-taxonomic investigations on bamboos of the Western Ghats   Dr. K C Koshy    
16 Conservation of Bamboos at TBGRI   Dr. K C Koshy    
17 National Collection of Orchids   Dr. C Sathish Kumar    
18 Building Up a Conservatory for Carnivorous Plants   Dr. C Sathish Kumar    
           
Completed Projects
1 Bioprospecting of selected gingers from Western Ghats: Morphological Characterisation and Chemical prospecting   Dr. Mathew Dan PI
Dr. B Sabulal Co PI

   
2 Establishment of a milieu based sanctuary and conservation education centre of medicinal plants of the Western Ghats.   Dr. P J Mathew PI
Dr. Mathew Dan Co PI
C. Muraleedharan Unnithan Co PI


   
3 Collection, micropropagation and reintroduction of some endemic zingibers of Western Ghats   Dr. Bejoy Mathew PI
Dr. Mathew Dan Co PI

   
4 Establishment of a model medicinal plant garden at TBGRI   Dr. P J Mathew PI
Dr. Mathew Dan Co PI
C Muraleedharan Unnithan Co PI

   
5 Seed Biology studies on selected Medicinal Plants of Shola Forests in Southern Western Ghats   Dr. Anilkumar C PI
   
6 National Gene bank project on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants”   Dr. P J Mathew, Dr. Anilkumar C and Dr. Sam P Mathew
Co PIs
   
7 Studies on seed biology and nursery practices of Coscinium fenestratum and ex-situ conservation of the species through establishment of field gene bank and seed bank   Dr. Anil Kumar C PI

   
8 Network project on RET medicinal plants of South and North East India.   Dr. Mathew Dan, Dr. Anilkumar C and Dr. Sam P Mathew
Co PIs


   
9 Carpology studies on five species of Rauvolfia   Dr. Anil Kumar C PI
   
 
 
 
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