The Section advances research and teaching in all fields related to plant secondary compounds and natural products, their biological origins and functions. Section members assist each other in all matters related to research. The Section organises special meetings for PhD students taking place biennially between the Botanikertagungen.
The next meeting of all members is scheduled to take place in 2017.
of the Section
Advantages of Membership
Section members help and advice each other to answer scientific questions. Undergraduates and PhD students are offered a friendly atmosphere during Section meetings where they are welcome to introduce and discuss their work in detail.
Section members who are also member of the DBG only pay 10 Euro each year.
The Section has its own statutes (German pdf file
) besides the statutes of the DBG