Introducing Professor Dan Burke
Dan Burke, Emeritus Professor of Pharmaceutical Metabolism, is Head of Research for Salvestrol Natural Products Ltd in Syston, Leicester, England. He gained a First in Biochemistry from London University and a PhD in Drug Metabolism from the University of Surrey.
Professor Burke has authored over 200 published research articles and is an expert on the metabolism, toxicity and interaction of drugs, environmental chemicals and natural compounds.
His specialism is the Cytochrome P450, or CYP, enzyme system which he has researched in everything from humans to citrus fruits.