Development and economic assessment of Artemisia for production of anti-Malarial

Summary

To develop commercially viable techniques for the production of marketable extracts of artemisia through the investigation of ways to maximise the yield of artemisinin the antimalarial compound present in Artemisia annua L.

Program

New and Emerging Plant Industries

Research Organisation

Botanical Resources Australia Pty Ltd

Objective Summary

To develop commercially viable techniques for the production of marketable extracts of artemisia through the investigation of ways to maximise the yield of artemisinin the antimalarial compound present in Artemisia annua L.

Project Code

PRJ-000778

Project Stage

Closed

Project Start Date

Sunday, January 1, 2006

Project Completion Date

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Journal Articles From Project

Not Available

National Priority

Promoting and maintaining good health

National Priority

Advanced Technology

National Priority

NEPI-Feasibility studies and industry literature reviews

Contact

Related publications

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Development and Economic Assessment of Artemisin Production in Australia