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Regional Analytical Laboratory

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A laboratory with sophisticated equipments for quality standardization and evaluation of medicinal plants, aromatic oils, crude drugs and drug formulations

The Regional Analytical Laboratory for medicinal and aromatic plants is an approved quality control laboratory established with the financial support of the Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India. Identification of active principles of important medicinal plants and standardisation of quality testing procedures are being undertaken in the laboratory.Analytical services on quality of selected medicinal and aromatic plants are provided from here.

   Equipment strength of the Regional Analytical Laboratory

Sl. No

Equipment

Make and model

1.

High Pressure Liquid Chromatograph (HPLC) with diode array detector detector   View

Ultimate 3000

Dionex, Germany

2.

  High Pressure Liquid Chromatograph (HPLC) with UV detector and fraction collector  View

 

LC-8A, FRC-10A

Shimadzu, Japan

3.

Atomic Absorption Spectrometer  View

Zeenit 700

Analytik Jena, Germany

4.

Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrometer (FTIR)

Impact 400D

Nicolet Analytical, USA

5.

Scanning UV Spectrophotometer

UV-1201

Shimadzu Corporation, Japan

6.

Capillary column Gas chromatograph with FID and PTV    View

Master GC

Dani Instruments, Italy

7.

Microwave acid digestor –cum- Solvent Extractor

MARS Express

CEM, USA make

8.

Precision balance (capacity : 220/80g, Readability : 0.10/0.01mg)

AUW220D

Shimadzu, Japan

9.

Precision balance (capacity : 210g, Readability : 0.00001g)

Sartorius 210 S

Sartorius Corporation, Germany

10.

Precision temperature controlled bath (-50oC to 210oC)

Heto Holten, Denmark

11.

Automatic solvent extraction assembly

Pelican 600S                                 Pelican Instruments, Madras, India

12.

Solvent extraction unit

Tecator, France

13.

Photo-documentation equipment

UV Products, UK

14.

Vacuum concentrator

Heto, Sweden

15.

Ultra Pure water purification system

DIRECT-Q3 UV

Millipore, USA                              

16

Rotary Vacuum Evaporator

4000/HB/G3 Laborota 4000 Efficient   Heidolph, Germany

17

Seed  and Grain MoistureTesterPM-600

KCTT Electric Laboratory, Japan

 

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Address

Aromatic & Medicinal Plants Research Station
Kerala Agricultural University
Odakkali, Asamannoor P.O.
Ernakulam District Kerala 683549
:+91-484-2658221
:+91-484-2659881