Scientific interest and research

  • Cell and tissue cultures of plants.
  • Role of plant hormones in plant defense responses.
  • The effect of plant growth regulators on synthesis of natural products.
  • Extraction methods of plant metabolites.
  • The influence of plant secondary metabolites on human health.
  • Lignan biosynthesis pathways in flax (Linum usitatissimum L.).
  • Health benefits of lignans.


Skills and methods


Cell culture. Electrophoresis. PCR. Western Blot Analysis. Spectrophotometric methods. Microscopic methods.