Natural Products and Food Research and Analysis

The research group NatuRA of the University of Antwerp has a unique expertise in Flanders in the areas of Pharmaceutical Analysis, Medicinal plants and Nutraceuticals. NatuRA is active in the field of medicinal plants, natural products, and functional food science. This includes the isolation and identification of biologically active substances from medicinal plants, the development and validation of analytical methods, and the evaluation of the health effects of herbal medicinal products and functional foods.