Pre-Clinical Research

Our pre-clinical laboratory research focuses on the identification, bioactivity and mechanisms of action of herbal medicines and herb-drug interactions: Quality assurance through authentication of the botanical identity of raw herbs and identification of active ingredients Extraction, isolation and quantification of herbal biomarkers Method development for quality assurance of complex herbal medicines and stability studies Herb-drug interactions Pre-clinical bioactivity and clinical availability studies Molecular basis of the neuroprotective and anti-ageing effects of traditional Chinese herbal medicines