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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...

2011-03-11 07:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., March 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ChromaDex Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: CDXC), announced today that the Company has been awarded the 2010 North American Health Ingredients Most Promising Ingredient of the Year award by the independent research company, Frost & Sullivan, for its proprietary branded ingredient pTeroPure(TM) Pterostilbene. "We are extremely pleased that Frost & Sullivan has recognized the potential of pTeroPure in the marketplace," said Frank Jaksch,...

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...

2011-01-07 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,...

2010-12-23 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...

2010-11-10 00:00:42

Vinomis Laboratories today announced the nationwide expansion of its reseller program for Vindure 900, the leading Resveratrol-based anti-aging supplement. The new program is designed for doctors, specialty retailers, along withfitness, nutrition and health practitioners. Sewickley, PA (PRWEB) November 9, 2010 Vinomis Laboratories today announced the nationwide expansion of its reseller program for Vindure 900, the leading Resveratrol-based anti-aging supplement. After an extended pilot...

2010-10-13 07:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- pTeroPure(TM), an ingredients division of ChromaDex Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: CDXC) specializing in high purity resveratrol and pterostilbene for use in the dietary supplement and functional food markets, announced today that Ingredients Brand Manager Jeremy Bartos, Ph.D., will present as part of the VendorWorks series at SupplySide West 2010 in Las Vegas, NV. Dr. Bartos will discuss pterostilbene, a natural derivative of resveratrol found...


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  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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