USM researchers create nano-formulated herbal extract supplement


Healthy science: Dr Zhari (left) and Dr Munawar holding up the prototype 'Labeesity' and packaging at USM in Penang.

GEORGE TOWN: Universiti Sains Malay­sia researchers have successfully created a prototype weight loss supplement using the Kacip Fatimah (Labisia pumila Benth. & Hook. F) herb.

The prototype, named Labeesity, even won the gold award at the Malaysia Technology Expo on Feb 20.

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