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Organic Tomatoes Have More Vitamin C And Sugars Than Fruit That Is Grown Conventionally
2013-02-21 08:25:00

Tomatoes grown on organic farms accumulate higher concentrations of sugars, vitamin C and compounds associated with oxidative stress compared to those grown on conventional farms

Study Suggests Carbon Nanotubes May Protect DNA From Oxidation
2012-11-15 14:01:10

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have provided evidence in the laboratory that single-wall carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs) may help protect DNA molecules from damage by oxidation.

Promising Therapy For Huntington’s Disease Developed
2012-11-01 15:43:50

Initial results in mice could lead to new way to fight neurodegenerative diseases

2012-09-11 22:20:17

The study of an oxygen-sensing bacterial regulatory protein by chemistry researchers at the University of Georgia has provided molecular insight into the oxygen sensing mechanism, which could ultimately lead to a better understanding of the ageing process and new treatments for human diseases such cancer, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's.

Fruit Flies Enjoy Longer Life With Acai Berries
2012-08-22 14:42:11

Researchers from Emory University recently discovered that acai has the ability to counteract oxidative stress and lengthen the lifespan of fruit flies.

2012-07-23 20:48:38

A new and powerful class of antioxidants could one day be a potent treatment for Parkinson's disease.

2012-07-20 01:57:39

Why do we age, and what makes some of us live longer than others?


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definiens
  • The word or words serving to define another word or expression, as in a dictionary entry.
The word 'definiens' comes from the Latin word 'definire', 'to define'.
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