Identifying “chemical fingerprints” of herbs at Hoang Lien mountain range

The first scientific findings of Sam vu diep (Panax bipinnatifidus Seem.) and Tam That hoang (Panax stipuleanatus H.Tsai et K.M.Feng) have laid the foundation for a new development of endemic species at Hoang Lien Mountains.   Sam vu diep and Tam that hoang were discovered in 1964 in Lao Cai province. However, unlike China which […]

Key ABS stakeholders from Botswana trained on contract negotiations

Understanding the main elements of ABS contracts and negotiation has been identified as a major capacity building need for providers and users of genetic resources and associated traditional knowledge. Ensuring that all actors in the ABS value chains are informed and trained is therefore crucial in order to ensure effective access and benefit sharing principles. […]

Genome of rare Linhzhi mushroom conserved

The genome of rare Linhzhi mushrooms has been successfully conserved by scientists of Phuoc Binh National Park, opening opportunities for the production of the mushroom, reported Experts from the Phước Bình national park checking the mushrooms planted under the forest canopy The research was part of a project titled ‘Conservation of Linh Chi genetic […]