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Digital Information Resource Center

This center is actively engaged in the preparation of databases on the medicinal plants from the north west Himalayas and also plants used in Ayurveda, Sidha and Unani systems of medicine. In DIRS, the ongoing projects are mainly focused on the comprehensive monographs of 50 native medicinal plants of Indian subcontinent for botanical, agrotechnological, chemical , pharmacological, and commercial aspects; database on 500 medicinal plants of north west Himalayas covering botanical, chemical, pharmacological and traditional knowledge and preparation of digital library of more than 2600 ISM plants for cytological and pharmacological information.