Monthly Archives: August 2012


Studies of gene variants related to inflammation, oxidative stress, dyslipidemia, and obesity: implications for a nutrigenetic approach.

2022-08-12T11:21:30+08:00By |articles|

Abstract Obesity is currently considered a serious public health issue due to its strong impact on health, economy, and quality

Equine estrogens impair nitric oxide production and endothelial nitric oxide synthase transcription in human endothelial cells compared with the natural 17{beta}-estradiol.

2022-08-12T11:32:28+08:00By |articles|

Abstract Conjugated equine estrogen therapy is the most common hormone replacement strategy used to treat postmenopausal women. However, the ability

Pain reduction and improvement in range of motion after daily consumption of an açai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) pulp-fortified polyphenolic-rich fruit and berry juice blend.

2022-08-12T11:52:09+08:00By |articles|

Abstract Dietary interventions involving antioxidants are of interest for reducing inflammation, improving joint motion, and altering pain perception. We evaluated

Nasal Acai polysaccharides potentiate innate immunity to protect against pulmonary Francisella tularensis and Burkholderia pseudomallei Infections.

2022-08-12T11:56:22+08:00By |articles|

Abstract Pulmonary Francisella tularensis and Burkholderia pseudomallei infections are highly lethal in untreated patients, and current antibiotic regimens are not

Antioxidant capacity and other bioactivities of the freeze-dried Amazonian palm berry, Euterpe oleraceae mart. (acai).

2022-08-12T12:01:46+08:00By |articles|

Abstract The fruit of Euterpe oleraceae, commonly known as acai, has been demonstrated to exhibit significantly high antioxidant capacity in