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The effect of trifolirhizin and resveratrol on human prostate cells
Trifolirhizin is a potent polycyclic flavonoid with anticarcinogenic effects. The treatment of 25 μM trifolirhizin in human derived prostate cancer LNCaP cells for 6 days decreased cell proliferation by 40%. Higher dosages ...
Antioxidant and Anti-proliferative properties of selected grape seed extracts
This study examined chardonnay, muscadine, concord, and ruby red grape seed oil and flour extracts for antioxidant and anti-proliferative properties. The extracts were tested for total phenolic content, DPPH* · and ...
Nutraceutical Properties of Low alpha-Linolenic Soybeans Grown in Maryland
Eight soybean genotypes grown in Maryland were analyzed for total phenolic content (TPC), antioxidant capacity, isoflavone composition, lutein content, tocopherol composition, and fatty acid profile. The soybean samples ...
Distribution and Evolution of the Palatinose (pal) operon in Enterobacter sakazakii
Enterobacter sakazakii, an opportunistic enteric pathogen found in infant milk formula, is associated with outbreaks of meningitis and septicemia among immunocompromised newborns. A biochemical signature of E. sakazakii ...
Adrenergic receptor (ADR) genotype influences the effects of strength training on mid-thigh intermuscular fat
Sarcopenia results in an increase in intermuscular fat (IMF) and low density muscle (LDM), which is associated with adverse health and functional consequences. Although strength training (ST) is considered an intervention ...
THE EFFECTS OF OBESITY ON PLASMA LEVELS OF OMENTIN, A DEPOT-SPECIFIC ADIPOCYTOKINE
Obesity is a chronic pathological condition and a risk factor for diabetes and cardiovascular disease. It has been demonstrated that adipose tissue functions not only as a fat storage depot but also as an endocrine organ. ...