Age of business
Global Health Biotech (PTY) LTD) was registered in the Republic of South Africa in 2015.
But it was dormant due to lack of funding. So it started to operate towards end of November 2016.
To be an international provider of high quality commercial medicinal products to the middle-income market suffering from musculoskeletal injuries.
To be the biotech leader in the provision of clinical proven and affordable plant-based products for treating musculoskeletal injuries.
WHAT WE DO
Global Health Biotech (PTY) LTD manufactures the natural anti-inflammatory ointment/cream named La-Africa Soother (LAS) from medicinal plants. La-Africa Soother (LAS) product offers athletes, sportsmen and women an alternative natural anti-inflammatory cream/ointment.
Our services provide short learning programme (SLP) for tissue engineering and regenerative medicine, products development/prototype, testing safety and efficacy of products, grant and proposal writing, assist with commercialization of products.
Keolebogile Motaung – Professor
Professor Keolebogile Motaung is a Biomedical Scientist and the Assistant Dean in charge of Postgraduate Studies, Research, and Innovation in the Faculty of Science at the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT). She is also the Founder of Global Health Biotech (PTY) LTD. Through her innovation, she has just developed a product from medicinal plants that offers athletes, sportsmen and women an alternative natural anti-inflammatory cream/ointment to relieves muscles, joint aches and treats pain at the source. The product is now ready for commercialization.
Ms Mapula Razwinani – (PhD Student)
She has 12 years laboratory experience, gained from exposure in the following: Microbiology and quality assurance, involved in extraction of plant materials, cell culture, analytical analysis, microbial bio-assays, quality control, packaging and safety testing of the products. Mapula has held the following position in the following sectors:
• Project Assistant – Department of Microbiology (University of Venda)
• Volunteers – Mondi Science, Career Guidance and FET Skills Centre
• Science educator – Esibusisweni Combined School
• Student Assistant, Part-time Lecturer, Postgraduate Teaching Assistant – Tshwane University of Technology (Department of Biomedical Sciences)
Mapula is currently the production operation director of Global Health Biotech (PTY) LTD, she is responsible for daily running of plant material collection, isolation and extraction of materials, new product development.
Mr Makwese Maepa – (PhD Student)
Mr Makwese Maepa is a registered PhD student in the department of Biomedical Sciences at Tshwane University of Technology. He graduated his Masters degree in 2015 with Cum-Laude. His main area of study has always been based on the possibility of treating diseases with in-expensive natural medicinal plant products. It is and has always been his dream to see change in medical health practices that uses in-expensive plant based medicinal products to treat disorders and relieve our poor people from the health burden. He is co-founder of Global Health Biotech (PTY) LTD.