MEDPLANTS.ncgr.org provides the research community data sets and analysis tools for exploring the species elucidated by the researchers of the Medicinal Plants Consortium. Led by Dr. Norman Lewis, the group includes researchers at Washington State University, the National Center for Genome Resources, the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, Washington University School of Medicine, and the University of Illinois at Chicago.

To date (Augest 2012) the group has investigated the following species:

The work of the Medicinal Plants Consortium has been supported by the National Institutes of Health under Transcriptome Characterization of Medicinal Plants Relevant to Human Health, NIH 1 RC2 GM092561-01.