Djaja Djendoel Soejarto
Professor Emeritus, Pharmaceutical Sciences
Building & Room:
833 S. Wood Street, Chicago, IL, 60612
Research Interests: Floristic explorations (with special reference to the tropical rain forest areas) in search of new biologically active compounds from plants as candidates for drug development.
Floristic and conservation studies of flowering plants of Vietnam (with special reference to Cuc Phuong National Park).
Medical ethnobotany studies among indigenous cultures in select tropical countries.
Botany and ethnobotany of Stevia (Compositae) (with special reference to Stevia rebaudiana Bert.).
Taxonomy and conservation of medicinal plants (including dietary supplement ingredients).
Systematics of Saurauia (Actinidiaceae).