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Bioactive compounds with effects on inflammation markers in humans
(INFORMA HEALTHCARELONDON, 2012)
Obesity and other chronic diseases are accompanied by adipose tissue, liver, pancreas, muscle and brain low-grade chronic inflammation. Indeed, the obese condition and metabolic syndrome are characterized by an increased ...
The alpha 7, alpha 4 beta 2 and alpha 3 beta 4 Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors: Characteristics, Role in Pathogenic Processes and Bioactive Compounds
(Brazilian Chemical Soc, 2016-01-01)
Neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChRs) are potential targets for the treatement of several central nervous system disorders, including Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and schzophrenia. On this review ...
Bioactive compounds and health benefits of exotic tropical red-black berries
Tropical countries produce alarge amount of native and exotic fruit species which are potentially interested in the food industry . The nutritional and therapeutic values in this fruits are mainly due to the presence of ...
Pulp, Leaf, Peel and Seed of Avocado Fruit: A Review of Bioactive Compounds and Healthy Benefits
(Taylor & Francis, 2020)
Avocado (Persea americana Mill) is a native American fruit. Its industrial processing generates a large number of wastes (leaves, peels, and seeds). These wastes are a source of bioactive compounds which have been attributed ...
Bioactive compounds and total antioxidant activity during the development of sapodilla fruit.
(In: INTERNATIONAL HORTICULTURAL CONGRESS, 28., 2010, Lisboa, Portugal. Book of Abstracts. Lisboa: International Society for Horticultural Science, 2010. p. 361., 2010)
Effects of drying methods on the characterization of fatty acids, bioactive compounds and antioxidant capacity in a thin layer of physalis (Physalis peruvianaL.) pulp
Physalis peruvianaL. fruits are rich in bioactive compounds with health benefits. Processing of physalis into pulp with further dehydration has been proposed as a method to increase shelf life and preserve bioactive ...
Bioactive compounds of the lipid fractions of agro-industrial waste
This study aimed at evaluating the oils extracted from seeds originating from agro-industrial waste, in order to identify the presence of bioactive compounds. Therefore, determinations of fatty acid profile, triacylglycerols, ...