The 8th International Mediterranean Symposium on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants -October, 2022

Izmir - TURKEY



Prof. Dr. Yoshinori Asakawa

(Keynote Speaker)

The President of PSA
Director, Institute of Pharmacongosy, 
Tokushima Bunri University
Tokushima, JAPAN
"Liverworts are good sources of bio- and pharmacologically active compounds"

Prof. Dr. Irfan Ali Khan

(Keynote Speaker)

Former Director, Nawab Shah Alam Khan Center for Post Graduate Studies and Research, 

Osmania University, Mallepally, Hyderabad - 500001, Telangana State, INDIA

"How many discoveries have been lost by ignoring the proper application of biostatistical methods"


Prof. Dr. Kinzo Matsumoto

(Keynote Speaker)

Graduate School of Pharmaceutical
Sciences, Daiichi University of Pharmacy, 
Fukuoka 825-8511,
Fukuoka, JAPAN

"Experimental therapeutic approach to autism spectrum disorder from Kampo Medicines in a neurosteroid deficiency model"

 Prof. Dr. Marc F. Diederich                                                                                                                                                 Department of Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Seoul National University, Building 29 Room 223, 1 Gwanak-ro, Gwanak-gu, Seoul, 08826, SOUTH KOREA''Natural compounds induce immunogenic cell death in cancer''
 Prof. Dr. Franz BucarInstitute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmacognosy University of Graz, AUSTRIA

''Aromatic plants as antibacterials – more than inhibitors of bacterial growth''

 Prof. Dr. Muhsin Konuk

Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences; Biotechnology Research and Application Center, University of Üsküdar, Istanbul, TURKEY

 Prof. Dr. Eldar Garayev

Department of General and Toxicological Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Azerbaijan Medical University, AZ-1078, Baku, AZERBAIJAN

"Phytochemistry of some alkaloid containing plants from Azerbaijan"
 Prof. Dr. Jianbo XiaoDepartment of Analytical Chemistry and Food Science, Faculty of Food Science and Technology, University of Vigo, Vigo, SPAIN
"Myricetin Alleviates RAW 264.7 Macrophages Damage Induced by High Glucose Levels''
 Prof. Dr. Alban Ibraliu

Department of Agronomic Sciences, Agricultural University, Kodër Kamëz, Tirana, ALBANIA

"Situation of MAPs in Albania– Trend and Challenges for the future''

 Prof. Dr. Riyaz Z. Seyyed
Head, Dept. of Microbiology
PSGVPM'S ASC College, SHAHADA 425409 (KBC North Maha. Univ.), INDIA

PRESIDENT-Asian PGPR Society, Indian Chapter 

"Role of Endophytic Rhizobacteria in Inducing Systemic Resistance and Bio-Control of Fungal Pathogens of Medicinal Plants"

 Prof. Dr. Francesco CiminoDepartment of Chemical, Biological, Pharmaceutical and Environmental Sciences, University of Messina, Messina, ITALY "Anthocyanins as Protective Agents Against Metabolic Syndrome-Related Dysfunctions: Potential Mechanisms Underlying Preventive and Therapeutic Benefits''
 Prof. Dr. Salah AkkalUnit for the Valorization of Natural Resources, Bioactive Molecules and Physico-Chemical and Biological Analyzes, Faculty of Exact Sciences, Department of Chemistry, Mentouri University of Constantine 1, ALGERIA"Novel Natural Products from Algerian Medicinal and Aromatic Plants''
 Assoc. Prof. Dr. Gökhan Zengin    Physiology and Biochemistry Research Laboratory, Department of Biology, Science Faculty, Selcuk University, Campus, 42130, Konya, TURKEY
 Assist. Prof. Dr. Ali AmmarellouResearch Institute of Modern Biological Techniques; University of Zanjan, IRAN''Introducing of a new  developed medicinal Spinach (Spino) as Iron rich variety''                      
 Dr. Orawan Monthakantirat

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Khon Kaen University, 123 Mitraphap Rd., 40002, Maung Khon Kaen, THAILAND

''Neuroprotective Potential and Phytoconstituents of Thai traditional herbal formula “Kleeb Bua Daeng” Against Neuropsychiatric Diseases and Neurodegenerative diseases''

Dr. Mario Licata

Department of Agricultural, Food and Forest Sciences Università degli Studi di Palermo Viale delle Scienze 13, Building 4
90128, Palermo, ITALY

''The Influence of Treated Wastewater Irrigation on Growth, Yield and Essential Oil Compounds of Sicilian Oregano (Origanum vulgare ssp. Hirtum (Link) Ietswaart)''

Dr. Salar Hafez Ghoran

Department of Chemistry, Medicinal and Natural Products Chemistry Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IRAN 

''Some uncommon bioactive metabolites from Salvia sp. (Lamiaceae) and Scilla sp. (Liliaceae)''