South African Medical Research Council South Africa

We have developed a technology, which relates to an enriched extract and single active compound from rooibos tea. This compound has a demonstrable effect against a variety of metabolic disorders, a major worldwide health threat. The SAMRC has generated substantial in vitro and in vivo data on the potential health benefits of the compound and extract and has developed a synthetic method for the production of the active ingredient."

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