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2012-04-04 21:07:01

A compound found in red wine, grapes and other fruits, and similar in structure to resveratrol, is able to block cellular processes that allow fat cells to develop, opening a door to a potential method to control obesity, according to a Purdue University study. Kee-Hong Kim, an assistant professor of food science, and Jung Yeon Kwon, a graduate student in Kim's laboratory, reported in this week's issue of the Journal of Biological Chemistry that the compound piceatannol blocks an immature...

2012-03-09 00:18:05

A research team from the Netherlands assessed the impact of wine and resveratrol (a natural polyphenol found in high quantities in red wine) on lung function. It also looked at genetic factors and mechanisms by which resveratrol might be absorbed by the body and its possible effect on longevity of life. The authors report that pure resveratrol intake was associated with higher lung volumes and that white wine intake (but not red wine intake) and was associated with lower risk of airway...

2012-03-06 18:00:00

Reserveage Organics´ Resveratrol 250 mg has been selected as “Best Anti-Aging” for Delicious Living magazine´s inaugural Supplement Awards. Resveratrol 250 mg will be featured in the March 2012 issue of Delicious Living. Gainesville, Florida (PRWEB) March 06, 2012 Reserveage Organics´ Resveratrol 250 mg has been selected as “Best Anti-Aging” for Delicious Living magazine´s inaugural Supplement Awards. Resveratrol 250 mg will be featured in the...

2012-03-07 20:21:46

Although many current studies focused on catch up growth (CUG) have described its high susceptibility to insulin resistance-related diseases very few have focused on the effect of CUG on bone metabolism, especially in adulthood. As diet is a controllable factor, the influence of re-feeding with different dietary patterns on bone parameters is important to study. Resveratrol has been attributed a number of beneficial effects in mammals including osteotrophic properties. In the...

2012-02-15 15:30:00

Reserveage Organics´ Collagen Booster product has been selected as “Best Beauty Supplement” for Delicious Living magazine´s 2012 Beauty & Body Awards. Collagen Booster will be featured in the February 2012 issue of Delicious Living. Gainesville, Florida (PRWEB) February 15, 2012 Reserveage Organics´ Collagen Booster product has been selected as “Best Beauty Supplement” for Delicious Living magazine´s 2012 Beauty & Body Awards. Collagen...

2012-02-03 09:03:09

Findings may settle scientific debate surrounding this chemical found in red wine and other foods National Institutes of Health researchers and their colleagues have identified how resveratrol, a naturally occurring chemical found in red wine and other plant products, may confer its health benefits. The authors present evidence that resveratrol does not directly activate sirtuin 1, a protein associated with aging. Rather, the authors found that resveratrol inhibits certain types of...

Possible Fraud In Resveratrol Studies Being Investigated
2012-01-12 11:29:48

A University of Connecticut researcher, Dipak K. Das - researching the link between aging and a substance found in red wine - has been found to have committed more than 100 acts of data fabrication and falsification, the university said on Wednesday, throwing most of his research into question. University officials, after an internal review, found 145 instances over seven years in which Das fabricated, falsified and manipulated data, and the US Office of Research Integrity has opened an...

2012-01-10 13:15:00

Nature's Daily Defense to Broaden Marketing of Its Top Selling Antioxidant Product Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) January 10, 2012 Nutritional supplements producer Nature's Daily Defense has decided to expand the marketing campaign for its popular antioxidant supplement product Max Antioxidant to include health conscious consumers interested in cancer prevention. This comes in the wake of a landmark European study linking antioxidant use to reduced overall cancer risk. The firm's marketing has...

2011-12-21 14:18:57

A vicious circle that promotes cell proliferation Cancer cells are essentially immortal. The acquisition of an unlimited capacity to divide — the process of immortalization - is a central event in the genesis of tumors. Normally, cells are subject to stringent mechanisms which control their proliferation. Together these ensure that pre-malignant cells are induced to enter a senescent, non-dividing state or to undergo apoptosis, i.e. commit suicide. A research team led by Professor...


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