CPHI China 2019

CPHI China from June 18th~20th,2019

Seaweed Extract’s Anti-Cancer Pathways Revealed through In Vitro Study

Research published in Marine Drugs has uncovered the biological pathways by which fucoidan—a unique bioactive compound naturally found in brown macroalage—may combat cancer cells. Undertaken at the University of Tasmania, the in vitro r...

Blueberries May Offer Heart Health Benefits to Adults with Metabolic Syndrome

A research study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition found that participants with metabolic syndrome who consumed the equivalent of one cup of fresh blueberries, given as 26 grams of freeze-dried blueberries, showed clin...

Eating Fruits & Vegetables May Lower Depression Risk

Increasing the amount of fruit and vegetables people eat may lower their risk of clinical depression, according to a recent paper from researchers at the University of Warwick. Other studies have used people’s subjective responses to surv...

California State Assembly passes bill authorizing retail sales in CBD food, supplements

The California State Assembly on Wednesday passed a bill that would authorize the retail sale of hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD)—a move intended to supplant a position adopted by health officials in 2018 that has caused a commotion. Assemb...

What is an Active Hexose Correlated Compound?

The shiitake mushroom is a culinary delight consumed with gusto by diners across the globe. It is also the source of active hexose correlated compound (AHCC) which, although almost more of a mouthful than the mushroom itself, forms the basi...

BOTALYS Adopts Asian Ginseng Through ABC’s Adopt-an-Herb Program

BOTALYS has adopted Asian ginseng (Panax ginseng) through the American Botanical Council’s (ABC) Adopt-an-Herb botanical research and education program. BOTALYS’ adoption supports ABC’s extensive HerbMedPro database, ensuring that thi...

Pumpkin Seeds May Alleviate Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Symptoms

Results of a new, open, monocentric study show positive effects of Go-Less Men (EFLA 940), marketed by Frutarom Health, on symptoms associated with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH). The study revealed the positive effects of Go-Less Men (...

Green Tea Shown to Reduce Obesity in Mice

Green tea reduced obesity and a number of inflammatory biomarkers linked with poor health in a study published in the Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry. Mice fed a diet of 2% green tea extract fared far better than those that ate a diet w...