John Osei Sekyere, B. Pharm, M. Phil, PhD
Microbiology and Immunology
Antimicrobial resistance, infectious diseases epidemiology and diagnostics, host-microbiome interactions and bacterial genomics.
11 Proven Health Benefits of Turmeric and Curcumin
Curcumin – Turmeric’s active component Turmeric’s most bioactive compound is Curcumin, a polyphenol. In traditional medicine, turmeric is known to improve circulation and digestion. These benefits occur because of its powerful compounds called curcuminoids. Curcuminoids are anti-inflammatory agents that may provide other health benefits. Curcuminoids make up 3-5% of the spice. For hundreds of years, […]