The objectives of the NaPRUQACentre shall be:

  1. Identification of plants with therapeutic claim or potential
  2. Phytochemical screening of both active and inactive ingredients
  3. Evaluation of efficacy and safety of the phytotherapeuticals
  4. Microbiological analyses and quantification of both micro and macro nutrients in herbal plants
  5. Creating fingerprints for herbal extracts and subsequent products (Phytotherapeuticals)
  6. Establishing Quality Assessment parameters for phytotherapeuticals
  7. Upscaling production of the phytotherapeuticals and marketing.