ferulic acid

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fe·ru·lic acid

A compound, C10H10O4, forming a component of plant cell walls and used in the industrial manufacture of vanillin.

[From New Latin Ferula, plant genus including asafetida (since it was first isolated from asafetida), from Latin ferula, giant fennel; see fescue.]
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M2 PRESSWIRE-August 16, 2019-: Global Ferulic Acid Industry Analysis 2019, Market Growth, Trends, Opportunities Forecast To 2024
Ferulic acid (FA) has recently been shown to scavenge oxygen free radicals and increase the intracellular cAMP and cGMP and hence improve sperm motility in a study done by Zheng et al.5 Since FA is an active ingredient of Ajwa dates (Phoenix dactyl L), we recommend its use in the treatment of male infertility.
Curcumin in the body is broken down to two main products, vanillin and ferulic acid. (13) Vanillin is the primary flavor chemical found both in natural vanilla extracts and in synthesized 'artificial vanilla flavoring.' Thus research attention has suddenly turned toward vanillin and how it acts in comparison to curcumin.
Summary: Water samples of Lahore Canal have been tested for log reduction of heterotrophic plate count microorganisms in the presence of three selected phytochemicals: thymol, eugenol and freshly prepared calcium salt of ferulic acid. Thymol results in about 0.9 log10 reduction (at 80 min contact time), 1.2 log10 reduction (at 90 min contact) and 2.6 log10 reduction (contact time: 60 min) for 75, 150 and 300 ppm wt./wt.
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For example, Euterpe oleracea (agai or cabbage palm fruit) is a fruit tree that withstands high levels of ultraviolet radiation in Central and South America, thanks to its ability to synthesize a secondary metabolite called ferulic acid. (12,13)
Close location of rutin to astragalin plots and ferulic acid to sinapic acid, indicates on the positive correlation between these factors (Figure 1).
Combined with antioxidants like vitamin E and ferulic acid, they brighten dark spots and tighten the skin.
For this study, the researchers took a look at two compounds: EGCG, or epigallocatechin-3-gallate, a key ingredient in green tea, and FA, or ferulic acid, which is found in carrots, tomatoes, rice, wheat and oats.
Fresh orange juice contains vitamin C and A, folic acid, hesperidin, naringenin, gallic acid, ferulic acid, citric acid (Ohrvik and Witthoft 2008; Galaverna and Dall'Asta 2014; Olayinkaet al.,2015; Pereira-Caro et al., 2015; El-Bassossy et al., 2016; Arabi et al., 2017; Pereira-Caro et al., 2017; Rampersaud and Valim 2017).
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