News & Announcements

2016 JNPC Meeting

July 27th, 2015

The 9th Joint Natural Products Conference 2016 will be held in  Copenhagen, Denmark, 24-27 July 2016. Further details are available at and

C&E News highlights nonagenarian ASP members

July 24th, 2015

Koji Nakanishi and Mansukh Wani are among those highlighted in an article in C&E News (vol. 93, issue 29, 2015) about chemists who remain actively engaged in research in their 90s. The cover of the issue features Dr. Nakanishi.

50 Years in Pharmacognosy – An Honoring Symposium

June 30th, 2015

50 Years in Pharmacognosy: A Symposium to Honor the Career of Ara DerMarderosian Ara began his career under the guidance of Richard Evans Schultes and Heber W. Youngken, Jr. In 1964, Ara joined the faculty of the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy & Science, which became University of the Sciences in Philadelphia in 1997. Ara formally [...]

New book focuses on ASP member Bob Pettit

June 1st, 2015

A new book focusing on the research of Bob Pettit will appear soon. Waging War on Cancer. Dr. Pettit’s Lifelong Quest to Find Cures by Robert S. Byars. FriesenPress. ISBN 978-1-4602-5976-4 (Hardcover; 978-1-4602-5977-1, Paperback; 978-1-4602-5978-8, eBook).

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