वर्षा वन अनुसंधान संस्थान, जोरहाट, असम(भारत)
Rain Forest Research Institute, Jorhat

Chemistry & Bio-Prospecting

 

Mandate

 

  • Phytochemical investigation and value addition for efficient utilization of forest phyto-product and biomass residues from plantations and forest based industries.
  • Bioprospecting for new products for various  applications
  • Development of technologies for conservation of renewable biomass into bioenergy.
  • Dissemination of the knowledge, expertise, technologies and services for strengthening bio-economy.

 

 

 

Infrastructure

 

The Division is equipped with a Biochemistry lab for pursuing research works on biochemistry of plants for value addition and biochemistry bioprospecting.