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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.


Word of the Day
overword
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.