CIMAP Patent Cell

CIMAP Patent Cell works in cooperation with CSIR Innovation Protection Unit, New Delhi to protect and manage intellectual property generated through research in the area of medicinal and aromatic plant varieties, agrotechnologies, bioactivities, chemical processes and product formulations. So far, CSIR-CIMAP has been granted a total of about 500 patents in India and in foreign countries such as USA, Germany, France, Japan, China, Great Britain, Canada, Brazil, Australia, etc. Some of the licensed patents/know-how are related to agrotechnologies and chemical processes for medicinal and aromatic plants, herbal products, etc.
Currently, there are 30 in-force patents and their details are as follows:

In-force Patents (30)


Dr. Sumit Ghosh

Coordinator & Senior Principal Scientist

Dr. Ashutosh K. Shukla

Senior Principal Scientist

Dr. Ramesh Kumar Srivastava

Principal Scientist

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Patent Cell, CSIR-Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants,
P.O.-CIMAP, Lucknow-226015.
Email: patentcell[at]cimap[dot]res[dot]in
Tel.: +91-522-2718517

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