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tomatoes fight prostate cancer
2014-08-28 04:42:17

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Men looking to reduce their risk of developing prostate cancer could benefit by consuming at least 10 servings of tomatoes per week, according to new research appearing in a recent edition of the journal Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. Doing so can decrease the risk of contracting the disease by 18 percent, Vanessa Er of the University of Bristol’s School of Social and Community Medicine and her colleagues claim in...

Genome Of Stress-tolerant Tomato Relative Sequenced
2014-07-30 03:56:37

By Andy Fell, UC Davis The genome of Solanum pennellii, a wild relative of the domestic tomato, has been published by an international group of researchers including the labs headed by Professors Neelima Sinha and Julin Maloof at the UC Davis Department of Plant Biology. The new genome information may help breeders produce tastier, more stress-tolerant tomatoes. The work, published July 27 in the journal Nature Genetics, was lead by Björn Usadel and colleagues at Aachen University in...

Ketchup And Other Tomato Products May Help Stave Off Heart Disease
2014-06-10 08:15:57

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A Mediterranean diet has long been touted as a surefire way to improve cardiac health, but it has been a mystery as to what the underlying mechanism of the diet was that helped keep the heart healthy. Now, researchers from University of Cambridge say tomatoes may be the answer. The researchers, publishing a paper in the journal PLOS ONE, have found that a daily supplement of an extract found in tomatoes may improve blood vessel...

2014-03-23 23:03:22

After a tremendous success in Brazil, being elected the best app for grocery lists in 2013 by Google Play Brazil, Tomatoes arrives in the US. With Tomatoes, it's possible to create lists, receive product suggestions and keep record of previous purchases. São Paulo, SP (PRWEB) March 23, 2014 Imagine a grocery list that gives product suggestions as items are added to it. And the more used the list is, the better these suggestions get. That is what Tomatoes does. It helps users to...

2014-03-10 23:03:35

MarketReportsChina.com adds “Research and Development Forecast of China's Tomato Products Industry, 2014-2018” report to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 Research and Development Forecast of China's Tomato Products Industry, 2014-2018 conducts in-depth market research on the tomato product market in the following aspects: market scale, supply and demand, market competitions, business performance of key enterprises and industrial forecast. This report...

2014-02-07 20:21:19

BERLIN, DE, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - This week at HortiBiz's international Tomato Inspiration Event, local Windset Farms® won big! Among the gathered top 50 tomato growers in the world, selected by leading horticultural suppliers, Windset Farms® took the top spot winning the award for 'Best Tomato Grower in the World.' (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140207/TO530) Steven Newell, CEO, was on hand to accept the award. His brother, John Newell, COO, said 'we...

2014-01-18 23:02:30

The new “Antioxidant Rich Foods” article on the website Vkool.com uncovers antioxidant-rich foods that are good for human health. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) January 18, 2014 The new “Antioxidant Rich Foods” report on the website Vkool.com delivers tips on how to make use of antioxidant-rich foods effectively. At the beginning of the article, the author indicates that berries are a great source of dietary fiber and antioxidants. “Blueberries include more antioxidants than any other...

Tomatoes In The Diet May Help Lower Risk Of Developing Breast Cancer
2013-12-19 08:34:04

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Post-menopausal women may find protection from breast cancer in a tomato-rich diet, according to a new study published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM). As their body mass index (BMI) climbs, the risk for breast cancer risk also rises in postmenopausal women. Eating a diet high in tomatoes, the researchers say, has a positive effect on the level of hormones that play a role in regulating fat and sugar...

2013-10-23 23:21:02

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Research and Development Forecast of China’s Tomato Products Industry, 2013-2017. London (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 China is one of the largest tomato producers in the world, but there is a large gap between China and foreign countries as for the tomato products aspect. The gap was mainly presented in the following aspects: less varieties, poor quality, backward planting technologies, low machinery application level and single...

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Flavr Savr
2013-10-03 09:43:32

Flavr Savr, also known as CGN-89564, a genetically modified tomato, was the first commercially grown genetically engineered food to be granted a license for human consumption. It was produced by the Californian company Calgene, and submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 1992. On May 18, 1994, the FDA completed its evaluation of the Flavr Savr tomato and the usage of APH(3’)II, concluding that the tomato “is as safe as tomatoes bred by conventional means” and “that the...

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