What is Afassa?

 

Afassa is an acronym for Africa, Asia and South America and stands for a group that co-ordinates activities of several networks involved in natural products research (NPR) inAfrica, Asia and South America.


AFASSA was founded at the Intercontinental Symposium on Natural Products Research in Montevideo in 1999 under the chaimanship of Dr. Federico Dajas of Clemente Estable Institute, Montevideo University, Uruguay.