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Meet on Aswagandha held at CIMAP

01 April 2011

LUCKNOW: In a day-long meet organised on Ashwagandha at the Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, experts were of the view that it is necessary to increase the production of the plant, which is valued in different systems of medicine, especially in Ayurveda and Unani.

The plant is regarded as Indian Ginseng by many practitioners. Its roots are effective in arthritis. “It is necessary to increase its quality production using technologies developed by CIMAP,” said AK Singh, head technology and business development…..

Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/Meet-on-Aswagandha-held-at-CIMAP/articleshow/7838934.cms

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Written by csirindia

April 1, 2011 at 9:56 am

Posted in CIMAP

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