Strictly as per syllabus Prescribed by Pharmacy Council of India for Third year B. Pharmacy., Sixth semester
About author : 1. DR. PRAGATI KUMAR DR. PRAGATI KUMAR is currently working as Assistant Professor in Pharmacognosy at Pranveer Singh Institute of Technology, Kanpur Uttar Pradesh since 2019. He has completed M. Pharm SGV University Jaipur Rajasthan and PhD from NIMS University Jaipur Rajasthan. He has more than 11 Years of teaching and research experience in the field of Pharmacognosy and phytochemistry and Herbal drug Technology. He has attended more than 10 national and international conferences and having more than 10 publications. he is actively involved in research and development & standardization of herbal formulations, phytochemical screening etc. 2. DR. PRANAY WAL DR. PRANAY WAL is working as Professor, Dean Pharmacy, & Head IEDC in PSIT Kanpur. He Has published more than 64 national and international papers in reputed journals (SCI/ Scopus). Has got grants from various government agencies worth rupees more than 80 lakhs (AICTE, DST,UPCST, ICMR, CSIR, NSTEDB). Has filled more than 20 patents till date and out of which 4 Patents are Granted. He is involved in medical device development with scientists from IIT Kanpur & NIPER. Constantly involved in guiding students for GRE, TOFEL and other life science options after intermediate and encouraging young students to develop themselves for the healthcare sector of India. He is also an active Member of International Pharmaceutical federation (FIP) and Young pharmacist Association group, Netherland, Participated in FIP BASEL, Switzerland. Serving as a Reviewer for: Journal of Pharmacy Practice, International journal of Pharmaceutical science and Biotechnology, African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology etc. Constantly writing chapters in books for Elsevier, and has published eight books till date. He has organized more than 25 National & International Events, Conferences, workshops, FDPs, STTP etc. as Convener or Organizing Secretary. He has an excellent track record in academics (Qualified GATE two times)
About book : The text book "Herbal Drug Technology" is based on the curriculum of various Institute and universities is arranged and designed in according to current syllabus of 6th semester of Pharmacy Council of India. The syllabus covers different aspects of the subject and no single book can meet the needs of the prescribed syllabus. Even teacher and students experiences difficulties to collect the requisite material as the books available on the subject partially meet the requirement of the course content. Its simple language, easy presentation, diagrammatic representation, flow charts makes the students comfortable and easier to learn and understand the basic concept of the topics included in the book.