Herbal Medicine Research Centre (HMRC), Institute for Medical Research (IMR), Malaysia

Research Institution

Herbal Medicine Research Centre (HMRC), Institute for Medical Research (IMR), Malaysia

Year of Establishment

HMRC was established in year 2001 following the reorganization of IMR

Contact Details

Herbal Medicine Research Centre,

Institute for Medical Research,

Jalan Pahang, 50588 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Tel: + 603-2698 6033

Fax: + 603-2693 9335

E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Website: http://www.imr.gov.my

Key Research Activity

Preclinical test of herbal extract, Safety test of herbal product, Phytochemistry analysis, Ethnomedicine and Information repository.

Glossary, Abbreviations and Links

  • HMRC - Herbal Medicine Research Centre
  • IMR - Institute for Medical Research
  • CME - Continous Medical Education

Additional Information

HMRC serve in few important comittees including Malaysia Herbal Monograph and National Research & Development for Herbal  Medicine and coordinate the preclinical and clinical cluster of the Herbal with High Value , the Entry Point Programme of the Malaysia Government Transformation Programme under Ministry of Algriculture.