- Leading ayurvedic pharma company Shree Dhanwantri Herbals & LPU collaborate
- Tie-up to strengthen academia industry relation for production and promotion of clinically safe ayurvedic medicines
The School of Ayurvedic Pharmaceutical Sciences of Lovely Professional University and one of the leading ayurvedic pharma companies Shree Dhanwantri Herbals have collaborated to produce and promote ayurvedic products not only in India but across the globe also. The said pharma company is already producing and exporting dozens of herbal and ayurvedic medicines in many countries. For collaborative approach, LPU researchers will frame out a literature for the promotion of Ayurvedic products, as it has been greatly realized that ayurvedic medicines are reliable alternative to prevalent modern day medicines for their efficacy. This tie-up is also to strengthen up academia industry relations. Memorandum of Understanding is signed by Managing Director of Shree Dhanwantri Herbals Dr J P Singh and LPU Sr Dean Dr Monica Gulati. Director General Er HR Singla was also present on the occasion.
Thanking Dr Singh for reposing faith in the hard research works of LPU students and faculty members, LPU Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal informed: “Under this collaboration, LPU students will pursue important research projects to further enhance acceptability of herbal, ayurvedic and nutraceutical products, as aloe-vera has already been identified and accepted globe over. LPU students will also create a literature in this regard for bringing awakening and awareness among people world around for the great utility of age old ayurvedic implementations of India in the field of health sector. On these lines, a lot of achievements have been made at LPU Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, and our students have researched hard for producing alternative medicines to cure and curb diabetes and even cancer.” Mr Mittal added that as per the needs of global society and Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission (IPC), LPU students and faculty members have already researched together to get many patents applied and published thereof.
Dr Singh shared: “This collaboration is very important as a huge demand of research oriented students in Ayurvedic Pharmacy is now being greatly realized. There are more than 9000 ayurvedic companies in India and demand of ayurvedic products is increasing day by day not only in India but all across the world. We realize that for the preparation and development of quality herbal formulations, there should be effective academia-Industry interface to promote strenuous research in the direction. I am sure this tie-up will result in development of efficacious, safe, cost effective and elegant ayurvedic medicines.”
Founded in 1952, Shree Dhanwantri Herbals aims to promote health through Ayurved, and to create a disease free and healthy society. It manufactures about 300 patent/proprietary and classical drugs, health products, natural gums, herbal extracts and more. Its products are being supplied to regular domestic market, NGOs, Central Government Institutions, Hospitals and State Health Organizations.