Nicoline F. Tanih, PhD

WHIL Innovations Postdoctoral Fellow | 2012 - 2013

Dr. Tanih obtained her doctorate in Microbiology from the University of Fort Hare, South Africa; as thesis, she characterized Helicobacter pylori isolates from patients with gastroduodenal pathologies in the Eastern Cape using phenotypic and molecular methods. She specifically has a strong bias in the molecular epidemiology of infectious diseases and in-vitro evaluation of anticancer and anti- inflammatory potential of some potent plant extracts and compounds using tissue and cell culture technology.