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*  Yerba mate - Wikipedia
Yerba mate contains a variety of polyphenols such as the flavonoids quercetin and rutin. Yerba mate contains three xanthines: ... Ilex paraguariensis antioxidant activity was the highest.[medical citation needed] A paper from the University of São Paulo ... Research also shows that mate preparations can alter the concentration of members of the ecto-nucleoside triphosphate ... Yerba mate has been shown to increase satiety by slowing gastric emptying. Effects on weight loss may be due to reduced ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yerba_mate
*  Propolis: A Wonder Bees Product and Its Pharmacological Potentials
It was observed that all propolis had strong antioxidant activity due to their contents of total phenols and flavonoids. The ... V. Benkovic, A. Horvat Knezevic, D. Dikic et al., "Radioprotective effects of propolis and quercetin in γ-irradiated mice ... contains phenolic compound and this phenolic group shows antioxidant activity. Water was revealed to be less effective and less ... Antifungal Activity. Propolis has shown fungicide effects on juice spoilage fungi Candida famata, C. glabrata, C. kefyr, C. ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/aps/2013/308249/
*  Does Saffron Have Antisolar and Moisturizing Effects?
Quercetin in saffron is a promising flavonoid that possesses the highest antioxidant activity among flavonoids. Topical ... Protective effect of topical formulations containing quercetin against UVB-induced oxidative stress in hairless mice. J. ... Ferulic acid, shown to be a strong UV absorber, is used as a photoprotective agent in a number of skin lotions and sunscreens. ... Figure 1 shows the SPFs of saffron lotions ethanol and homosalate reference. According to this method, the SPF of homosalate ...
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*  Uitleg en opsomming van effecten van bepaalde supplementen en anti-oxidanten als aanvulling bij reguliere behandelingen van...
Flavonoids as Cancer Treatment Flavonoids are plant compounds known to have antioxidant properties in vitro and in vivo. Many ... It has been shown in two separate in vitro studies that NAC inhibits the cytotoxic activity of cisplatin.138,139 NAC may have a ... In mice with transplanted human tumors, quercetin (20 mg/kg) given with cisplatin reduced tumor growth to a greater degree than ... shows tamoxifen and genistein synergistically inhibit the growth of estrogen receptor-negative breast cancer cells.173 Until ...
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*  An Overview of Important Ethnomedicinal Herbs of Phyllanthus Species: Present Status and Future Prospects
Antioxidant activity is shown by rutin, quercetin-3-O-glucoside (flavonoids), phyllanthin (lignan), amariin, repandusinic acid ... The lignin virgatusin from P. virgatus also shows antibacterial activity (Table 2). Virgatusin is present in P. maderaspatensis ... as shown from experiments on mice [97].. 2.8. P. urinaria. This herb has multiple uses with many pharmacognostic properties. ... Another lignan, niranthin, is shown to have both antitumor and antiviral property. The flavonoids (rutin and quercetin-3-O- ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/tswj/2014/839172/
*  Watercress / TONGHOY / Nasturtium officinale R. Br.: Philippine Medicinal Herbs / Philippine Alternative Medicine /...
Results shows a cardioprotective effect and supports a basis for medical application. (2). • Antioxidant / Lipid Benefits: ... quercetin 10.2mg. (USDA) (15) • Ethanol extract yielded alkaloids +, flavonoids ++, glycosides ++. terpenoids ++, and saponins ... The ethanolic extract was found to be the most active in total antioxidant activity, reducing power, DPPH radicals and ... Studies have shown antioxidant, cardioprotective, hypolipidemic, hepatoprotective, platelet-aggregating, antituberculous ...
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*  Product Profiles: Lonza Inc. | Whole Foods Magazine
The polyphenolic flavonoids present in ResistAid™ include taxifolin and quercetin, which have been shown to display a wide ... NK cell activity is a functional marker for health. In mice, i.p. administration of arabinogalactan from larch during a 2-week ... ResistAid™ consists of the soluble polysaccharide arabinogalactan and bioactive flavonoids, and thus has antioxidant capacity. ... Latest research shows that the immune benefits of ResistAid™ additionally include the adaptive immune response, a response to ...
  https://wholefoodsmagazine.com/product-profiles/product-profiles-lonza-inc/
*  To Restrict the Growth of Cancer and Convert it into a Cancer without Disease or Remission by Changing Dietary Patterns | OMICS...
... other flavonoids like quercetin, anthocyanidins, proanthocyanidins, ellagitannins etc are found in herbs, spices, fruits and ... He has shown both in vitro and in vivo the anti angiogenic effect of certain compounds present in food items. These include ... The figure shows consistently the low levels of glucose during the treatment. The rise and fall in glucose levels are ... Mg2+ is an important factor in almost every step of energy generation and other activities of cells. The genetic material and ...
  https://www.omicsonline.org/open-access/to-restrict-the-growth-of-cancer-and-convert-it-into-a-cancer-1948-5956.1000320.php?aid=39072
*  Cancer Chemopreventive Activity of Xanthohumol, a Natural Product Derived from Hop 1 Support for this work has been provided by...
... prenylated flavonoids from hop were shown to modulate drug metabolism in vitro by inhibition of various Cyp enzymes and by ... To avoid identification as a false positive lead, i.e., a compound that shows activity in vitro but fails to inhibit ... Anti-initiating mechanisms: antioxidant activities. A, hydroxyl- and peroxyl radical scavenging capacity determined in a ... Combination cancer chemoprevention with green tea extract and sulindac shown in intestinal tumor formation in Min mice.J. ...
  http://mct.aacrjournals.org/content/1/11/959
*  Flavonoid Complexes as Promising Anticancer Metallodrugs | IntechOpen
... complexes show lower antioxidant activity than the parent flavonoids; the lower antioxidant activity can be explained by the ... Incorporation of the flavonoids quercetin and quercetin dihydrate with antiproliferative activity had no synergic effect on the ... Table 3 contains a selection of metal complexes of flavonoids which have shown antitumoral activity. ... The complex shows cleavage activity toward CT‐DNA via an oxidative mechanism with higher efficacy in the presence of reducing ...
  https://www.intechopen.com/books/flavonoids-from-biosynthesis-to-human-health/flavonoid-complexes-as-promising-anticancer-metallodrugs/
*  Top 10 Culinary Herbs and Spices: Flavorful and Functional
... to contain hypolipidemic and antioxidant substances that have shown some protection against carcinogen-induced cancers in mice. ... thanks to generous levels of phytochemicals and antioxidants. In one study, oregano had the highest antioxidant activity among ... 3. Stix G. "Spice Healer - An ingredient in curry shows promise for treating Alzheimer's, cancer and other diseases." ... The phenolic constituents of the leaves include rosmarinic acid and several flavonoids, such as eriocitrin, luteolin, and ...
  http://www.todaysdietitian.com/newarchives/tdjuly2007pg36.shtml
*  Myricetin - Wikipedia
Antioxidants, including flavonoids such as myricetin, are often touted to reduce the risk of atherosclerosis, the hardening of ... On a more biochemical level, it was shown that topical application of myricetin to mice inhibited the binding of benzo(a) ... This data shows that myricetin is not unilaterally able to reduce the carcinogenic activity of all polycyclic aromatic ... and quercetin and is reported to have many of the same functions as these other members of the flavonol class of flavonoids. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myricetin
*  Rutin - Wikipedia
The cannabinoid mediated antidepressant activity of rutin shown in mice models employing weight-loaded forced swim test. Rutin ... Flavonoids as superoxide scavengers and antioxidants. Free Radic Biol Med 1990;9(1):19-21. Bando N, Muraki N, Murota K, Terao J ... Rutin shows anti-inflammatory activity in some animal and in vitro models. Rutin inhibits aldose reductase activity. Aldose ... While a body of evidence for the effects of rutin and quercetin is available in mice, rats, hamsters, and rabbits, as well as ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rutin
*  Tomatoes
A comparison of carotenoid content and total antioxidant activity in catsup from several commercial sources in the United ... have all been shown to improve the profile of fats in our bloodstream. Specifically, tomato intake has been shown to result in ... The following chart shows the nutrients for which this food is either an excellent, very good, or good source (below the chart ... quercetin *Hydroxycinnamic acids *caffeic acid *ferulic acid *coumaric acid *Carotenoids *lycopene *lutein *photofluene * ...
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*  Gelam Honey Attenuates the Oxidative Stress-Induced Inflammatory Pathways in Pancreatic Hamster Cells
... and quercetin [21, 22]. This shows that the quercetin was the most effective amongst the three flavonoids. The work on caffeic ... Numerous studies have shown that honey has antioxidant and scavenging properties, which prevents the oxidative damage caused by ... M. A. Mamary, A. A. Meeri, and M. A. Habori, "Antioxidant activities and total phenolics of different types of honey," ... and adipose tissue in obese type 2 diabetic mice and that the insulin resistance was substantially reduced when the mice were ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ecam/2016/5843615/
*  Differential transcriptomic profiles effected by oil palm phenolics indicate novel health outcomes | BMC Genomics | Full Text
For example, flavonoids have been shown to have antioxidant, neuroprotective, cardioprotective, lipid-lowering, anti- ... OPP showed numerous biological activities in three major organs of mice, the liver, spleen and heart. In livers of mice given ... This analysis shows some of the molecular mechanisms as to how OPP exerts biological activities in vivo during healthy states. ... Cyp3a4 was found to be induced more than 2-fold by dietary flavonoids such as quercetin and grape seed extract in HepG2 ...
  https://bmcgenomics.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2164-12-432
*  Onions - A Powerful Anti-Cancer Food Staple | Natural Press Wire
... the stronger its antioxidant activity and protective effect.". Quercetin - Another Potent Anti-Cancer Compound. Quercetin, ... Quercetin has also been shown to help lower blood pressure in hypertensive patients,14 and helps prevent histamine release, ... The compound also inhibited other cancerous activities, and enhanced the effects of anti-cancer drugs. Mice fed ONA also lived ... Our study of 10 onion varieties and shallots clearly shows that onions and shallots have potent antioxidant and ...
  https://naturalpresswire.com/onions-a-powerful-anti-cancer-food-staple-1795
*  Genotoxicity and mutagenicity of Echinodorus macrophyllus (chapéu-de-couro) extracts
... data not shown). This ethyl acetate fraction is expected to contain aglycone flavonoids such as quercetin and lutheolin, and ... Factors affecting the mutagenic activity of quercetin for Salmonella typhimurium TA98: Metal ions, antioxidants and pH. Mutat ... Figure 4 shows that the ethyl acetate fraction of chapéu-de-couro was more effective in inducing the prophage in E. coli WP2s(A ... 2007) observed immunosuppression of the T-cell response in mice treated orally with chapéu-de-couro extract for 7 days. ...
  http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1415-47572010000300028&lng=en&nrm=iso
*  Chemicals Compositions, Antioxidant and Anti-Inflammatory Activity of Cynara scolymus Leaves Extracts, and Analysis of Major...
These compounds have shown a great potential of antioxidant activity [41].. The research into medicinal plants used as pain ... F. Sharififar, G. Dehghn-Nudeh, and M. Mirtajaldini, "Major flavonoids with antioxidant activity from Teucrium polium L.," Food ... Peaks: 1, Hydroxytyrosol; 2, verbascoside; 3, apigenin-7-glucoside; 4, Oleuropein; 5, Quercetin; 6, Pinoresinol; 7, apigenin. ... The FRAP assay shows also that EtOH extract has the highest values (542.62 umol Fe II g/DW). The same result is confirmed by ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ecam/2017/4951937/
*  Molecules | Free Full-Text | Antinociceptive and Antibacterial Properties of Anthocyanins and Flavonols from Fruits of Black...
MnTF showed significantly higher antinociceptive and antibacterial activities toward Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa ... mice tests showed that cyanidin-3-O-glucoside (C3G), rutin (Ru) and isoquercetin (IQ) were the main active ingredients in the ... The antinociceptive and antibacterial activities of total flavonoids (TF) from black mulberry (MnTF, TF of Morus nigra) and non ... The antioxidant effects of the flavonoids rutin and quercetin inhibit oxaliplatin-induced chronic painful peripheral neuropathy ...
  http://www.mdpi.com/1420-3049/23/1/4/htm
*  Modulation of Hypercholesterolemia-Induced Oxidative/Nitrative Stress in the Heart
One study shows an association of cardiac NOX4 transcript and protein levels as well as NADPH oxidase activity with decreased ... In other studies, quercetin has been shown to reduce serum LDL and increase HDL cholesterol level in hypercholesterolemic rats ... Beside their antioxidant capacity, flavonoids improve lipid profile and have anti-inflammatory, antiplatelet, and ... showed that quercetin improves lipid profile of ApoE knockout mice and prevents ventricular hypertrophy without affecting ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/omcl/2016/3863726/
*  Black beans
Mice fed this form of black beans have shown increased levels of anti-inflammatory messaging molecules in their blood including ... Myricetin, quercetin, and kaempferol are among the flavonoids provided by this legume, along with phenolic acids like ... The chart below shows how some of the key anthocyanins in black beans compare in quantity to key anthocyanins found in other ... In addition, antioxidant capacity in the bloodstream was found to increase following consumption of black bean soup. Once again ...
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*  Nutraceutical with Anti-Inflammatory Activity for the Management of Airway Remodeling in Bronchial Asthma: |i|Kalanchoe...
Leaf of Kalanchoe integra contains flavonoids (quercetin) and tannins which have been found to have beneficial effects in the ... Bhatti, M., Kamboj, A., Saluja, A.K. and Jain, U.K. (2012) In Vitro Evaluation and Comparison of Antioxidant Activities of ... This plant has also shown various pharmacological activities such as anthelmentic, immunosuppressive, wound healing, ... Prednisolone on the other hand shows slight effect against HP since it was able to maintain normality to aspects of the guinea ...
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*  China Polyphenols 95%, Catechins 70%, EGCG 30% Green Tea Extract - China Green Tea Extract, Herbal Extract
Other components include three kinds of flavonoids, known as kaempferol, quercetin, and myricetin. A remarkably higher content ... EGCG activity inside your body can inhibit dihydrotestosterone or DHT activity. DHT plays a role in testosterone activity in ... Catechin is a flavan-3-ol, a type of natural phenol and antioxidant. It is a plant secondary metabolite. It belongs to the ... In alkaline solutions (pH , 8) GTC (green tea catechins) is rather unstable; in acidic solutions (pH , 4), however, GTC shows ...
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*  JENNIFER NICHOLS
... phenol content is strongly correlated to antioxidant activity. This activity is associated with gallic acid, resveratrol, and ... Using mice, she examined the immune system s reaction to red wine. Mice were given a portion of red wine, equivalent to two or ... presence of antioxidants ( resveratrol, catechin, and quercetin). Other compounds such as flavanoids and tannins also ... beer has comparable antioxidant levels. These levels are, however, of different flavonoids, since barley and hops vary ...
  http://healthpsych.psy.vanderbilt.edu/HealthPsych/red_wine.htm