Latest Xanthone Stories

2010-05-12 12:03:12

Cholangiocarcinoma (CCA) is a malignant tumor, characterized by a poor prognosis and unresponsive to conventional chemotherapeutic agents. Therefore, searching for novel and effective therapeutic agents for CCA is necessary. In previous studies, several caged xanthones from G. hanburyi have been reported to be potent antiproliferatives as well as having anticancer and anti-tumor activities and they induce apoptosis in various cancer cell lines. However, the molecular target of these compounds...

2009-03-06 06:00:00

Mangosteen category-creator XanGo continues its leadership in product innovation with green skincare application Next phase of performance research shows XanGo(R) Juice reduces inflammation in obese subjects Statement by Robert Conlee, CEO of XanGo, LLC LEHI, Utah, March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- XanGo, LLC, the first company to market a premium mangosteen beverage, continues to lead the superfruit movement. As a global nutrition company, XanGo now reaches 23 countries and is expanding the...

2007-11-27 18:00:14

By David J Kozlowski A full-color, four-page newspaper-style newsletter is stacked by a checkout counter at a local delicatessen. A banner across the top proclaims it is a "Special Report," and the newsletter's title, "The Doctors' Choice: Cutting Edge Information for the Health Conscious Person." I'm a health- conscious person, so I took a free copy. Below the banner, in big purple letters was the word "Mangosteen," with a brief description: "Nature's Magic Miracle for Optimum Health...

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  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.