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2015-01-29 15:33:47

Researchers from Penn State have identified an ingredient in green tea known as epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG) that destroys oral cancer cells while leaving healthy cells untouched, according to a new report in the journal Molecular Nutrition and Food Research.

Foods Rich In Antioxidants May Promote Cancer Growth
2014-07-11 10:05:11

Around the globe, health conscious people have sought out antioxidant supplements and eaten diets rich in antioxidants for decades in an attempt to live healthy lives for a long time. Surprisingly, recent clinical trials have dashed the hopes of people taking antioxidant supplements to reduce the risk of cancer.

2014-05-27 15:18:24

Interested in antioxidants? They protect us against aging and cancer.

2014-05-07 10:11:30

An antioxidant that targets specific cell structures—mitochondria—may be able to reverse some of the negative effects of aging on arteries, reducing the risk of heart disease.

2014-05-05 23:03:59

According to a new study by the University of Colorado Boulder, an antioxidant that targets specific cell structures—mitochondria—may be able to reverse some of the negative effects of aging

2014-04-28 12:17:35

A team of researchers in the University of Arizona's College of Pharmacy has discovered a molecular pathway that could be key to creating new therapeutics that would slow or even reverse the progression of end-stage liver disease.

2014-04-18 10:32:59

In the April issue of Experimental Biology and Medicine a multidisciplinary research team led by Drs. Rex Gaskins and Paul Kenis in the Institute of Genomic Biology (IGB) on the campus of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign describe their recent work on subcellular redox homeostasis.

The Lifespan Of The Worm Predicted With Accuracy In New Study
2014-02-14 13:11:49

Researchers from China have found out a new accurate way to predict how long a particular worm will live. The study, published in the journal Nature, may have implications for one day better predicting how long humans might live.

Why Some Wound Infections Become Chronic Explained By Researchers
2013-12-18 12:50:39

UC Riverside's Manuela Martins-Green shows how decreasing levels of 'reactive oxygen species' can break cycle of unhealing wounds

2013-12-18 11:55:42

By controlling levels of reactive oxygen species levels within chronic wounds of genetically modified mouse models., Manuela Martins-Green, Ph.D., of the University of California, Riverside (UC Riverside) was able to normalize conditions and heal the wounds.


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