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Alexander George Panossian, Ph.D., Dr. Sci.

Dr. Panossian, a noted international herbal expert, completed his doctorate in organic chemistry at the Yerevan State University and obtained his scientific degrees from Moscow's Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry and Institute of Fine Chemical Technology.

In Armenia, he worked for the National Academy of Sciences and the National Institute of Health. After the collapse of United Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), Dr. Panossian was made a full professor of chemistry of natural and physiological active compounds in the Russian Federation. In 2003, he moved to Sweden where he worked for the Swedish Herbal Institute as head of research and development. During his scientific career, he was a guest scientist in the laboratory of Nobel Laureate Bengt Samuelsson at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, at Munich University, and at King's College in London. He has written or co-authored more than 170 articles in peer-reviewed journals.

Alexander Panossian is an advisory board member of the American Botanical Council (ABC) and also the Editor-in-Chief of Phytomedicine, International Journal of Phytopharmacology and Phytotherapy (Elsevier, Germany).