Facilities in The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences (TUT)

Carmen Leonard & Clemence Tarirai working at dissolution bath - Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa [2010 © alvaroviljoen.com] - Facilities In The Department Of Pharmaceutical Sciences (TUT) - Alvaro Viljoen - Aromatic & Medicinal Plants for Life

Laboratory adequately equipped for research in the field of pharmaceutics.

Students working in lab - Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa [2009 © alvaroviljoen.com] - Facilities In The Department Of Pharmaceutical Sciences (TUT) - Alvaro Viljoen - Aromatic & Medicinal Plants for Life

Fully equipped natural products laboratory.

Student working with diffusion chamber - Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa [2010 © alvaroviljoen.com] - Facilities In The Department Of Pharmaceutical Sciences (TUT) - Alvaro Viljoen - Aromatic & Medicinal Plants for Life

Cell culture laboratory and diffusion chambers to undertake research in biopharmaceutics 

Students working with speed extractors - Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa [2010 © alvaroviljoen.com] - Facilities In The Department Of Pharmaceutical Sciences (TUT) - Alvaro Viljoen - Aromatic & Medicinal Plants for Life

Speed extractors for the efficient extraction of non-volatile compounds.

Student working with Hydrodistillation units - Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa [2010 © alvaroviljoen.com] - Facilities In The Department Of Pharmaceutical Sciences (TUT) - Alvaro Viljoen - Aromatic & Medicinal Plants for Life

Hydrodistillation units to isolate and analyse the volatile component of medicinal and aromatic plants.

Student working with vibrabrational spectroscopy - Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa [2010 © alvaroviljoen.com] - Facilities In The Department Of Pharmaceutical Sciences (TUT) - Alvaro Viljoen - Aromatic & Medicinal Plants for Life

IR and NIR equipment for qualitative and quantitative assessment of metabolites.

Liquid chromatography - HPLC - Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa [2010 © alvaroviljoen.com] - Facilities In The Department Of Pharmaceutical Sciences (TUT) - Alvaro Viljoen - Aromatic & Medicinal Plants for Life

Chromatographic equipment – an indispensible tool in natural product research.

Ilze Vermaak & student working at semi-­‐automated high performance thin layer chromatograph - Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa [2010 © alvaroviljoen.com] - Facilities In The Department Of Pharmaceutical Sciences (TUT) - Alvaro Viljoen - Aromatic & Medicinal Plants for Life

Semi-automated HPTLC system to fingerprint medicinal plants.

Research Lab - TUT, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa [2010 © alvaroviljoen.com]