Chair of LU-European Center for Chinese Medicine and Natural Compounds, Institute of Biology, Leiden University - the Netherlands
Dr Mei Wang is the founder of the Leiden University - European Center for Chinese Medicine and natural compounds (LUECCM). The LUECCM is a virtual research center for studies on Chinese herbal medicine and natural compounds located in the Sylvius Laboratory and bringing together expertise from within the Institute of Biology Leiden (IBL) and Fytagoras, a TNO-spin-off company specialised in horticulture and seed technology.
Mei Wang has been working for more than ten years for the European pharmacopoeia: a single reference work for the quality control of medicines in Europe and beyond. She contributed to about twenty monographs on Chinese herbal medicine.