BioPerine® —Nature’s Own Thermonutrient® and Natural Bioavailability Enhancer
Although ancient traditional practitioners had discovered “bio-absorption enhancer” property of piperine, extensive studies in the recent years have generated interest about its utility in the area of nutrient and food absorption.
Hence, this booklet discusses about history, chemistry, pharmacological actions, bioavailability enhancement property, safety and analytical profile of piperine (BioPerine®) in detail.
Muhammed Majeed, Ph.D.
Dr. Muhammed Majeed holds a doctorate (1986) in Industrial Pharmacy from St. John’s University, New York. He has over 15 years of pharmaceutical research experience in the United States with leading companies such as Pfizer Inc., Carter-Wallace and Paco Research.
Subsequent to the formation of his company, Sabinsa Corporation in 1988, he has pursued his interest in phytochemistry and pharmaceutical sciences. He has led a team of scientists, both in India & USA, and obtained 115 US and International patents so far. He is aggressively pursuing his interest in natural products and continues to develop new products for the US and International markets.