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Research says boiling broccoli ruins its anti-cancer properties

...sinolate content after boiling for 30 minutes was: broccoli 77%, Brussel sprouts 58%, cauliflower 75% and green cabbage 65%. The effects of other cooking methods were investigated: steaming for 0?0 min, microwave cooking for 0? min and stir-fry cooking for 0? min. All three methods gave no significant los...

UVa researchers seek to unlock broccoli's cancer fighting secret

After all these years, mom was right. She knew broccoli was good for you, she just didn't know it was this good. "Everyone knows broccoli is good for you and that it contains compounds known to lessen the occurrence of some types of cance...

Why Popeye only has eyes for spinach

...and some other vegetables like sweetcorn, kale and broccoli are rich in a chemical called lutein, which, together with another carotenoid, zeaxanthin, form an oily, yellow substance at a central point of the retina known as the macula. This yellow oil, called macular pigment, is thought to protect the macul...

Mushrooms as good an antioxidant source as more colorful veggies

...ms rank with carrots, green beans, red peppers and broccoli as good sources of dietary antioxidants, Penn Stat... beans have an ORAC value of 5; red pepper 10; and broccoli 12. The ORAC assay, the most well known test of antioxidant capacity, focuses on the peroxyl radica...

Insects develop resistance to engineered crops

...neva, N.Y., the researchers used three types of GM broccoli plants: two types of plants each expressed a different Bt toxin, and a third -- known as a pyramided plant -- expressed both toxins. Elizabeth Earle and Jun Cao, co-authors of the PNAS paper and members of the Department of Plant Breeding and Genetic...

Gene sequencing explains bioremediation 'bug'

...ia, one diner could have a meal of mashedpotatoes, broccoli and a pork chop, and another French fries, salad anda hamburger, and so on through all the possible combinations ofofferings.While the choices aren't as tasty, immune cells select sections ofcertain genetic instructions in order to make instructions ...

New therapy for HIV/AIDS eliminates needles and excessive toxicity

...ia, one diner could have a meal of mashedpotatoes, broccoli and a pork chop, and another French fries, salad anda hamburger, and so on through all the possible combinations ofofferings.While the choices aren't as tasty, immune cells select sections ofcertain genetic instructions in order to make instructions ...

UCSD Discovery Shows How Embryonic Stem Cells Perform 'Quality Control' Inspections

...ia, one diner could have a meal of mashedpotatoes, broccoli and a pork chop, and another French fries, salad anda hamburger, and so on through all the possible combinations ofofferings.While the choices aren't as tasty, immune cells select sections ofcertain genetic instructions in order to make instructions ...

Jumping gene helps explain immune system's abilities

...ia, one diner could have a meal of mashedpotatoes, broccoli and a pork chop, and another French fries, salad anda hamburger, and so on through all the possible combinations ofofferings.While the choices aren't as tasty, immune cells select sections ofcertain genetic instructions in order to make instructions ...

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