Pharmaceutical Botany

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Prof. Dr. Dudu ÖZKUM
EFB 600
Master thesis study;
Management of information available from journals, make researches and prepare thesis on Pharmaceutical Botany

EFB 601
Research and presentation of a recent topic on Pharmaceutical Botany
What is a seminar? A general overview of how to prepare for a presentation
Picking a seminar topic, accessing the literature
Discussion on the literature related to the topic
Collection of the resources
Organization of a seminar, preparation of introduction, results and discussion
How to prepare a presentation
Submittion of the written proposal

EFB 602
Basic concept of Pharmaceutical Botany ; Presentation of morphological knowledge of medicinal plants as theoretical and practical. Morphological properties of herbal tissues and their application in plant identification will be teached. Principles, morphological properties of root, stem, leaves, flower, inflorescens, fruit and seed, identification keys and use of identificaiton keys.

EFB 603
The aim of the course is to introduce the herbs and herbal teas that are used for therapeutic and self-medication. Obtaining, preparation, knowledge of their features of the herbs that are used as tea.

EFB 604
The pharmaceutically most important families are highlighted, especially those that have yielded many, or very important, botanical drugs. Information on the systematic position of these families are also given.
Lectures include theoretical aspects of these pharmaceutically important families, morphological and chemical characteristics, distribution of these families and important medicinal plants from the family. Related families often contain similar types of compounds and understanding of the systematic position of a medicinal plant species allows deductions to be made about the (biologically active) secondary natural products from the species.

EFB 605
Research on the special issues in phramaceutical botany

EFB 606
Lectures, include an introduction to theoretical aspects of plant tissue cultures with emphasis on practical applications and discussions
To examine and discuss the principles, protocols and utilization of plant tissue culture systems.
Emphasized principles and practices of in vitro propagation and regeneration of plants; especially medicinal and aromatic plants. And use the plant tissue culture systems as a potential source for the production of natural products, plant-derived drugs, medicinal and pharmaceutical compounds.

EFB 607
Methods in ethnobotanical studies and folk medicine investigations, researches on these subjects in Turkey, T.R.N.C. and in the world. Plants used ethnobotanically eveluation of ethnobotanical studies. Principles of and methods in ethnobotanical studies, ethnobotanical surveys performed in Turkey, T.R.N.C. and in the world, plants used in folk medicine, as food, animal feed, dye and other purposes, evaluation of ethnobotanical results in herbal drug production.

EFB 608
Information about excursion, herbarium, preparation of herbarium samples. Herbarium, collection of medicinal ous plants and preparing them into a herbarium specimen. Scientific understanding of the importance of herbaria and the importance of Pharmacy herbarium.

EFB 609
It is important to give the scientific name of medicinal plants correctly. For the determination of plants;
macroscobical and microscobical properties of plant tissues of important familes, genus and species of medicinal plants will be given. Students can be able determine the medicinal plants with all these knowledges.

EFB 610
Aromatic plants are important since their drug active ingredients, since essential oils; they can used as spicy and also in complementary and adjuvant therapy. In this course economically important aromatic plants and also their botanical properties and essential oils will be given.

EFB 611
The plant diversity of Turkey and Cyprus will be given, economically important medicinal and endemic plants of Turkey and Cyprus will presented with details.

EFB 612
Poisonous plants and poisonous mushrooms, lead poisoning incidents among the folk, will be given and also appearances in nature, the places they grew up and the pictures will be presented. Toxic compounds of plants and fungi cause intoxication, with symptoms of poisoning antidote will also be assisting the pharmacist explaining the protection of public health and development tasks.

EFB 700
Doctorate thesis study; to enable the student to manage the information sources and data and also make researches and prepare thesis on Pharmaceutical Botany.

EFB 701
Herbal therapeutic systems, principles of herbal pharmacology, principles of herbal treatment, validating herbal therapeutics, and optimizing safety.
Provides a detailed, practical and research-based approach to the use of herbal treatments in a wide variety of clinical conditions.
‘Practical clinical guides’, discusses dosage and dosage forms in herbal medicine, a systematic approach to herbal prescribing, herbal approaches to pathological states (with sections on topical applications, fever, infectious diseases, auto-immune diseases, debility and malignant diseases) and herbal approaches to system dysfunctions (sections on the digestive system and bowel, biliary system, the liver, cardiovascular system, respiratory system, urinary system, nervous system, female reproductive system, joint diseases and skin diseases, including details of case histories). Provides monographs for most commonly used herbs, with information on synonyms, botany, traditional use, pharmacology, clinical trials, and toxicology.

EFB 702
Documented numerous interactions between herbal medicines and conventional drugs. Identify reported herb-drug interactions with clinical significance, many of which are from case reports and limited clinical observations.

EFB 703
Preparing of drugs, which they are used in the obtained of herbal products; storage and identification of macroscobic and microscobic. Preparation of plant parts of valuable in terms of Pharmacy and theirs of morphological and anatomical description

EFB 704
Ethnobotany, ethnopharmacy and their importance in the development of modern drugs; situation of our country. Traditional medical systems (Ayurveda, TCM, Kampo) and complementary and alternative medicine (Homeopathy, Acupuncture) generally knowledge.
The place and importance of plants in the development of modern drugs, Traditional medical systems and alternative medicine about knowledge acquisition

EFB 705
The medicinal plants which are economically important, and their products and usage. To inform about economically important plants used as foodstuff, drug raw material and natural dye and their primary and secondary metabolites and usage of their products

EFB 706
Optimize the tissue culture conditions of plants, especially medicinal and aromatic plants. Practices of in vitro propagation and regeneration of plants; especially medicinal and aromatic plants will be learnt. And also examine and discuss the principles, protocols and utilization of some of the plant tissue culture systems.

EFB 707
Medicinal plants and their uses; ethnomedicinal applications of the plant species

EFB 708
Complementary therapies is gaining popularity all over the world which is the most common method Aromatherapy (complementary and adjuvant therapy with essential oils), and products used (aromatherapeutics) knowledgeable about the training of pharmacists and health care workers by supporting the protection of public health, development and well-adjuvant therapeutic products as aromatherapeutics reach the awareness of the public to contribute to the establishment of the pharmacy.

EFB 709
All over the world the collection of medicinal plants increasingly utilized in the used of complementary and adjuvant therapy system, not able to collect the same quality of the product for every year and the destruction of nature is also in question.Therefore, preferably the organic cultivation of medicinal plants and also all over the world to be certified with accepted good agricultural practices and good harvesting practices taught will raise awareness about what can be done in this area in the future.

EFB 710
Flowers, leaves or odors of medicinal plants, or states of majestic trees have been influenced many artists and photos for centuries-long and also have been the subject from the arts to literature and music. Examples of medicinal plants, feeding people spiritually, enriches the language of love and peace issues in the arts will be shared with the academics for discover their common profession of the future of art.

EFB 711
Identification of medicinal plants and flowers of the plant in research studies of a revision of the genus species, pollen, leaves etc organs of morphological and anatomical characters, their drawings and presentations are very important. In this course drawings with binocular loupes, take the photo of the plant structure under the microscope and their presentations will be taught. Presentation techniques in congress will also be shared to support student academic achievement

EFB 712
All over the world especially starting from the endemic medicinal plants used in the complementary and adjuvant therapy to create brand of health products, to contribute to the promotion of the country besides promoting health with these products is possible. In this course, the creation of brand health products from medicinal plants and entrepreneurship is targeted to the development of shared horizons of young people and entrepreneurship as well.

EFB 713
The method of identification of active ingredients of medicinal plants and practical teaching will be given to the researchers who will study medicinal plants and will be fully equipped in medicinal plants.

EFB 714