Saumya Perera

Curcumin, boswellia, ginger complex for osteoarthritis.Saumya Perera

The anti-osteoarthritic activity of the mixture of turmeric, ginger and boswellia has not been scientifically explored to date. Therefore, this PhD project aims to evaluate and compare the protective effects of standardised novel mixture of turmeric, ginger and boswellia extracts with pure extracts of each herbs using in-vitro models and effect of mixture versus placebo in a pilot study.

Supervisors:

Associate Professor Dennis Chang; Professor Alan Bensoussan
Funded by the NICM and Blackmores Institute Scholarship Program