Navigation Links
Melatonin Hormone Found in Red Wine Grapes

According to the research conducted by the scientist Iriti Marcello at the University of Milan it was found that grapes used in the making //of red wine have high levels of melatonin. The study results were published in the journal of science of food and Agriculture. This is a hormone which is secreted by the pineal gland in the brain in all mammals. But now the hormone’s existence in plants has shocked the researcher. It is otherwise called the sleep hormone. It is produced by the body in the night and it regulated the circadian rhythm meaning it tells the body when it is time to sleep. Hence the researches in Italy explain the reason as to why people fall asleep after drinking wine.

The hormone plays a vital role in the sleep-wake patterns and also has antioxidant properties. Some of the grape varieties which have high content of melatonin are Nebbolo, Merlot, Cabernet Savignon, Sangiovesse and Croatina. According to the researchers it was found that the melatonin content could be enhanced in grapes by treating them with a plant vaccine Benzothiadiazole. But Richard Wurtman of the brain and cognitive science department at MIT feels that further in depth investigation has to be done to prove that the substance found in the grapes is melatonin and not any other substance which is similar to the hormone.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Report on the Safety and Effectiveness of Melatonin supplements
2. Melatonin Can Help Nighttime Workers Sleep
3. Is Melatonin Effective For Sleep
4. High Melatonin can Help Delay Ageing
5. Levothyroxine Thyroid Hormone Replacement, Approved for Hypothyroidism
6. Hormone replacement Therapy a headache
7. Ovarian cancer in relationship with Hormone therapy
8. Hormone contraceptives lead to bone problems
9. Hormone treatment helps obese people slim down
10. Hormone Deficiency Results In Miscarriage
11. Hormones Linked To Migraines
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:4/26/2017)... ... 26, 2017 , ... RawTrition now brings you BioEnergy which is a powder ... , RawTrition is taking nutrients to the next level! The superfoods ... its raw form (unlike the synthetically made options that are on the market). , ...
(Date:4/25/2017)... ... ... Bellus Medical, a leader in medical aesthetics, recently acquired ... photodynamic cosmetics (PDC). , Allumera® is the first PDC cream specifically formulated to ... minimize the appearance of pores – all with minimal downtime and results that ...
(Date:4/25/2017)... IN (PRWEB) , ... April 25, 2017 , ... ... D.C., CEOs, CFOs and HR decision-makers are preparing for how his administration could ... Financial will provide insight into what changes are most likely to make it ...
(Date:4/25/2017)... Switzerland (PRWEB) , ... April 25, 2017 , ... ... innovation targets, they rely on contracted partners to help with process innovation in ... of combined drug formulation experience along with state-of-the-art analytical equipment in support of ...
(Date:4/25/2017)... ... April 25, 2017 , ... Somnoware, a leading ... patient care management module. Using this new feature, sleep physicians can now predict ... on continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP), oral, or other forms of sleep apnea ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/20/2017)... , April 20, 2017 NeuroVive Pharmaceutical ... today announced positive preclinical results demonstrating anti-fibrotic ... for non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), in an additional ... NV556 has previously shown similar anti-fibrotic ... Today, NeuroVive,s scientists present novel data demonstrating ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... -- Cardiology devices segment is anticipated to reach the highest ... Devices segment is likely to create absolute $ opportunity of ... 2017. By the end of 2027, Cardiology Devices segment is ... Mn, expanding at a CAGR of 18.4% over the forecast ... Pacific reprocessed medical devices market in terms of ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... , April 19, 2017 Global Surgical Drainage ... are tubes used to remove excess liquid and air. ... pus, urine, bile or lymph. Surgical drains are used ... such as orthopedics surgery, cardiovascular surgery, neurosurgery, plastic surgery ... post-surgery to prevent accumulation of fluid e.g. blood or ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: