TALK – The Impact of Natural Products on Medicine by Dr Mark Butler

The Sarawak Biodiversity Centre invites you to its upcoming public awareness talk.  This time we will have Dr Mark Butler to speak on ‘The Impact of Natural Products on Medicine’.

Details are as follows:

Title: The Impact of Natural Products on Medicine
Speaker: Dr Mark Butler
Date: 19 January 2018
Time: 2.30 pm
Venue: Lecture Theatre, Sarawak Biodiversity Centre
RSVP: By 18 January 2018

This public talk are part of SBC’s ongoing efforts to create awareness on Sarawak’s rich biodiversity and its sustainable utilisation.

This talk will describe what a natural product is and detail some examples of well-known and not so well-known natural product-derived drugs. How natural products are actually developed into drugs will also be introduced and the role of natural products in drug discovery today will also be discussed.

Admission is free and this invitation is also extended to your colleagues, friends and family.

Please RSVP to this email or at if you wish to attend the talk.
Alternatively you can call us at 082-610610 and speak to Nurulliza/Constance.