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2011-03-30 07:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ChromaDex (OTC Bulletin Board: CDXC) today announced that Nutraceutical International Corporation (Nasdaq: NUTR), one of the nation's largest manufacturers of nutritional supplements, has launched a product featuring ChromaDex's pTeroPure(TM) Pterostilbene in its Solaray® Guaranteed Potency line of products. Solaray Super Resveratrol with Pterostilbene is a product that combines the proven benefits of resveratrol with the...

2011-03-23 10:14:00

GAINESVILLE, Fla., March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Clinical studies of Resveratrol--recognized for its proven role in activating the longevity gene to inhibit age-related diseases--have shown that its antioxidant power provides resistance before and after exposure to hazardous radiation. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110323/CG69998LOGO) Explosions and fires at four nuclear reactors in Japan have created widespread fears about radiation exposure. The reactors have been...

2011-02-21 00:00:10

The Anti Aging Supplement Review, a blog on anti aging supplements, longevity science, and current news regarding aging, has recently launched a weekly e-mail newsletter. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) February 20, 2011 The Anti Aging Supplement Review, a blog on anti aging supplements, longevity science, and current news regarding aging, announced today the launch of a weekly e-mail newsletter. Interested parties may sign up for the newsletter on their website, AntiAgingSupplementReview.com and...

2011-02-14 21:35:09

Rapamycin-resveratrol treatment promotes activity against breast cancer Researchers from Cleveland Clinic's Lerner Research Institute have discovered that resveratrol "“ a compound found in red wine "“ when combined with rapamycin can have a tumor-suppressing effect on breast cancer cells that are resistant to rapamycin alone. The research "“ recently published in Cancer Letters "“ also indicates that the PTEN tumor-suppressing gene contributes to resveratrol's...

2011-01-31 07:10:00

EASTON, Pa., Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Danish Council for Strategic Research has granted $3.4 million for a four year study to investigate resveratrol on the management of metabolic syndrome, osteoporosis and chronic inflammation. This landmark study is to demonstratively prove that supplemental intake of resveratrol can neutralize the detrimental effects of excess body weight; specifically obesity. The effects to be measured include low-grade inflammation that is often associated...

2011-01-10 13:47:18

Nutriceutical restores lost sight While age-related vision loss of catastrophic proportions is predicted in coming decades, rising from 17 million patients today to 55 million by the year 2050, it's possible this catastrophe could be averted and lost vision even restored using molecular medicine. These are the words of Stuart Richer, OD, PhD, speaking at the 10th annual meeting and International Conference on Recent Trends in Therapeutic Advancement of Free Radical Science, in Chennai, India...

2011-01-07 18:39:03

Resveratrol, a compound in grapes, displays antioxidant and other positive properties. In a study published this week, researchers at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio describe a novel way in which resveratrol exerts these beneficial health effects. Resveratrol stimulates the expression of adiponectin, a hormone derived from cells that manufacture and store fat, the team found. Adiponectin has a wide range of beneficial effects on obesity-related medical complications, said senior...

2010-12-30 13:12:34

While protecting animal hearts from a mortal event It was Paracelsus, the Renaissance physician (1493-1541 A.D.) who first said "the dose makes the poison." So, you can drink too much wine, or ingest too much resveratrol, but in an unprecedented study, heart researchers report they couldn't find a toxic dose for Longevinex®, a resveratrol-based dietary supplement. Investigators previously reported that six or more glasses of red wine per day actually increase the risk,...

2010-12-27 13:45:29

Turns mortal heart attacks into non-mortal heart attacks -- NIH study Three weeks of oral resveratrol or Longevinex® ingestion prior to an induced heart attack returned microRNA activity close to their pre-event levels in excised animal hearts. Among thousands of microRNA's studied, just six were attributed to exerting the majority of the gene-switching effects measured in the animal heart study "” four microRNA optimally regulated by Longevinex® and...

2010-12-23 17:52:44

A study was carried out to examine the extent to which quercetin and trans-resveratrol (RSV) prevented inflammation or insulin resistance in primary cultures of human adipocytes treated with tumor necrosis factor-a (TNF-a)"”an inflammatory cytokine elevated in the plasma and adipose tissue of obese, diabetic individuals. Cultures of human adipocytes were pretreated with quercetin and trans-RSV followed by treatment with TNF-a. Subsequently, gene and protein markers of inflammation and...