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K-herb Research Center
The K-herb Research Center deals with procurement of herbal medicinal resources, based on which it carries out research for the publication of Korean Medicinal Materials. It is also engaged in research for verification of the effectiveness of herbal medicinal materials and analysis of their characteristics; research on a verification system of the genetic origins as well as development of seedling/proliferation skills and mass cultivation of medicinal parts; and research for Bonchopyeollam(a compilation on herbal medicinal materials), which will provide comprehensive information on herbal medicinal resources based on ICT technology.
The center will focus on building the basis for stable and sustainable utilization of herbal medicine as well as contribute to the promotion of Korean medicine by presenting scientific basis of the efficacy and safety of medicinal herbs and prescription of Korean medicine. Through these efforts, it will play a central role in nationwide R&D efforts related to medicinal herbs and Korean medicine prescriptions.
[KIOM Herbarium of Standard Herbal Resources]
[Defining Dictionary for Medicinal Herbs]
[Korean Medicinal Materials]