Tag: "detoxifying" at medical news
Risk of Bladder Cancer Reduced by Broccoli and Cauliflower
...evels and provoke apoptosis by triggering Phase II detoxifying
enzymes. Experimental data has recommended that these compounds may protect against the origins of bladder cancer. In the May 15th issue of the International Journal of Cancer, Zhao and colleagues from the Departments of Epidemiology and Urology at...
GGC - A New Ingredient To Fight Ageing
...enefits. Glutathione is the body's key defense for detoxifying
harmful compounds implicated in cancer, diabetes, aging and other diseases and degenerative conditions. After nine years in development, UNSW researchers Dr Wallace Bridge and Dr Martin Zarka have established a new, cost-effective process for manuf...
A Novel Technique That Detects "Cancer Genes" From The Breath Of Smokers
...ient than another allele type of the GSTM1 gene at detoxifying
carcinogens. They found that patients with a null type at this gene were four times more likely to die within two years, as were matched patients who had the positive variant. The researchers also found that patients who had surgery, who were act...
Apollo Eyes Expansion in Kolkata, Opens Ayurveda Clinic
...ng the natural balanced state of the human body by detoxifying
or removing accumulated harmful chemicals,' said V.R. Ramanan, director, medical services, Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals. Source-IANS...
Genetic Variations In Detoxifying Genes Lead To Lou Gehrig's diseases
A new study links the genetic variations in detoxifying
enzymes for developing Lou Gehrig's diseases//. ...d on chromosome 7q21.3, code for the production of detoxifying
enzymes involved in the metabolism of a variety of drugs, organophosphate insecticides, such as para...
Scientists Discover Non-dietary Therapy For Celiac Diseases
...vise an even more potent double enzyme therapy for detoxifying
gluten. EP-B2 was tested in combination with another well-characterized enzyme called PEP that breaks gluten protein after proline residues. Like glutamine, proline is also abundant in inflammatory gluten peptides. At very high gluten loads, where ...
High concentration of heavy metals in Herbal medicines
... perform a specific function. And along with this, detoxifying
is part of the nature of every cell as well. The cell however, cannot function on it’s own. It is dependent on certain enzymes, metal and other such compounds. Metals such as aluminum, beryllium, cadmium, lead and mercury have no none biological fu...
Ban On Indian Ayurvedic Drugs In Canada
...rnment of India, for procurement of raw materials, detoxifying
them and for processing them into different formulations hence making all the medicines manufactured by them safe for human consumption....
Acrolein may be the key to halting spinal cord damage
...ch are able to attach themselves to free radicals, detoxifying
them. While there is nothing inherently wrong with...sue to regenerate," Shi said. "We are hopeful that detoxifying
acrolein will allow doctors to stop the chemical attack cycle as well, adding to the number of treat...
Compound of Broccoli combats breast cancer
...vent cancer. It does so by increasing the level of detoxifying
enzymes in the body. However, high doses of sulforaphane are toxic to cells so it may not be a practical option for drug development - and the amount of broccoli you may need to get the benefits could be excessive. They have been working on a synth...
Alcohol injures stress hormone response
...ognitive problems. //A group of 50 male alcoholics detoxifying
in hospital were compared to 35 non-alcoholic controls in a test of stress hormone response and memory and problem solving. All participants were placed under stress by being required to do mental arithmetic and having a hand placed in ice cold water...
Changing stem cells to liver cells
...pecific to kidney and liver, and P450, the liver's detoxifying
enzyme. It's an exciting development, for liver cells have a range of potential applications. They could be used to help patients with genetic liver disease. They may also be used to repair the liver in those with cirrhosis or liver damage from med...