Talk on Collagen Type 2 and its benefits to your health

Speaker: Dr. Chen Wenhao, Ph.D.

Event: LiveWell Fiesta 2017

Venue: SUNTEC Hall 401 - 402 (Health Theatre)

Date: 6 May 2017

Time: 7 pm

They are more than 20 types of collagen in human body. Collagen Type 2 (CII) is a peptide and component commonly found in bones and joint cartilages. A new approach of using CII via oral ingestion appears to reduce autoimmunity to the body's own, resulting in less inflammation in instances of osteoarthritis & rheumatism, and benefits to joint health. The collagen source, composition, formulation, biological efficacy, study of CII on bone & joint health, and a specially formulated CII drink will be introduced in this talk.