Rupa has a passion for research, especially in regards to complementary alternative medicine. She is the co-author of a study conducted at CCNM which investigates the formulations of turmeric and its implications on adjunctive cancer treatment. Being involved in research along with practicing traditional medicine gives Rupa a definite advantage in offering the best of both worlds to her patients.
Contributions to research:
Champigny, Marc & Wl Sung, Wilson & Catana, Vasile & Salwan, Rupa & S Summers, Peter & Dudley, Susan & Provart, Nicholas & Cameron, Robin & Brian Golding, G & A Weretilnyk, Elizabeth. (2013). RNA-Seq effectively monitors gene expression in Eutrema salsugineum plants growing in an extreme natural habitat and in controlled growth cabinet conditions. BMC genomics. 14. 578. 10.1186/1471-2164-14-578.
Systematic Review of Curcumin in Cancer. CCNM *not yet published