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Discarded Hop Leaves Have Substances That Could Fight Dental Diseases
2014-03-06 10:58:15

American Chemical Society Beer drinkers know that hops are what gives the drink its bitterness and aroma. Recently, scientists reported that the part of hops that isn't used for making beer contains healthful antioxidants and could be used to battle cavities and gum disease. In a new study in ACS' Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, they say that they've identified some of the substances that could be responsible for these healthful effects. Yoshihisa Tanaka and colleagues note...

Cranberries Have Many Health Benefits
2013-11-19 05:01:33

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online While you’re enjoying the turkey and stuffing this Thanksgiving, you might want to grab an extra helping of cranberry sauce, according to new research highlighting the nutritional quality and health benefits of the perennial holiday favorite. The study, which appears in the journal Advances in Nutrition, concludes that the bioactive compounds contained in cranberries not only help improve urinary tract health, but could also...

2013-11-06 23:29:55

Planta Analytica LLC has developed robust isolation methods for manufacturing of high purity isolates from a class of plant antioxidants known as procyanidins. In addition, Planta Analytica has produced a supply of these high purity isolates in volumes suitable for research or commercial applications, which are now available for purchase. Danbury, CT (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Planta Analytica LLC announces the release of a series of high purity isolates from a class of plant antioxidants...

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