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2010-04-26 08:20:00

IRVINE, Calif., April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ChromaDex Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: CDXC), a natural products chemistry company which provides novel and innovative ingredients to the dietary supplement, food, beverage and cosmetic markets, announced today The Frost Group, LLC, led by Miami entrepreneur and billionaire Dr. Phillip Frost, has agreed to make an investment in ChromaDex. The amount of the investment was not disclosed. The investment will allow ChromaDex to pursue...

2010-04-26 08:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ChromaDex Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: CDXC), a natural products chemistry company which provides novel and innovative ingredients to the dietary supplement, food, beverage and cosmetic markets, announced today the launch of pTeroPure(TM) pterostilbene(tero-STILL-bean). This exciting new product introduction is based on the grant of an exclusive worldwide license to all patent rights of pterostilbene from the University of Mississippi...

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2010-04-21 14:42:14

Johns Hopkins researchers discover pathway in mice for resveratrol's apparent protective effect Researchers at Johns Hopkins say they have discovered the way in which red wine consumption may protect the brain from damage following a stroke. Two hours after feeding mice a single modest dose of resveratrol, a compound found in the skins and seeds of red grapes, the scientists induced an ischemic stroke by essentially cutting off blood supply to the animals' brains. They found that the animals...

2010-04-09 14:12:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to improve the bioavailability of resveratrol supplements, Terraternal has just launched its new "Sublingual/Buccal Resveratrol" product. This delivery technique circumvents what is known as the 'first-pass effect' of metabolism and delivers trans-resveratrol directly into the bloodstream via the sublingual gland under the tongue or the mucous membrane of the inside of the cheek (buccal mucosa). The product will, according to...

2010-04-07 12:36:43

Cancer cells grow so fast that they can outstrip their blood supply, leaving them short of oxygen. The cells then produce energy in a way that needs less oxygen but more sugar. Researchers at the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center-Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute have designed an experimental drug that chokes off that sugar supply, causing the cells to self destruct. The agent, called OSU-CG12, is an example of a new class of anticancer...

2010-03-09 08:00:00

PHOENIX and PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Phoenix-based Bricker Labs (www.brickerlabs.com) today announces the launch of the highest potency trans-resveratrol softgel capsule available on the market called ResForte(TM). This new resveratrol supplement, made with resVida® trans-resveratrol, contains 50 mg of resveratrol per capsule, requiring only one softgel a day at mealtime to support a healthy heart and provide the benefits of red wine. (Photo:...

2010-02-26 04:30:00

FT. LEE, N.J., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- With the realization that half of the people experiencing a sudden mortal heart attack were taking aspirin on the day of their demise, and the fact that higher-than-recommended doses of aspirin are needed to prevent blood clot formation in coronary arteries, coupled with an announcement that the red wine molecule resveratrol (rez-vair-ah-trawl) may protect from sudden mortal heart attack in a superior fashion to aspirin, suggests re-evaluation of...

2010-02-25 08:00:00

With the realization that half of the people experiencing a sudden mortal heart attack were taking aspirin on the day of their demise, researchers have begun to search for a more reliable alternative, and they may have found it in a red wine molecule called resveratrol (rez-vair-ah-trawl). Researchers at the University of Connecticut induced heart attacks in animals and found resveratrol significantly reduces damage to heart muscle. Scarring and fibrosis were limited and the animals...

2010-02-17 09:00:00

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- As heart disease continues to be the leading cause of death in the United States for all adults, a new report released by the Nutrilite Health Institute, America's Phytonutrient Report: Heart Health by Color*, shows that Americans are falling short on heart-healthy phytonutrients. Phytonutrients are the natural plant-based compounds that give fruits and vegetables their vibrant colors and provide us with potential health benefits. Using NHANES...

2010-02-02 07:15:00

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Red Wine Therapy, Inc. has expanded its product line and now is importing, distributing and representing the UVAMIA(TM) nutraceutical line of products for the U.S., Mexico and Canada. The company recently received clearance by the FDA to start marketing UVAMIA(TM) products, made with red wine extract, in the U.S. Its product line includes: Red Wine Polyphenols - helps cells protect against aging and, according to the National Institutes of Health, can...