lignan


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lignan

(ˈlɪɡnən)
n
(Plants) a substance, found in plants, which has estrogenic and anticancer effects
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BPH patients who took flaxseed lignan extract experienced improvements in International Prostate Symptom Score and life-quality scores.
Flaxseed and its lignan and oil components: can they play a role in reducing the risk of and improving the treatment of breast cancer?
Phytochemical investigation resulted in the isolation of a rare naturally-occurring lignan glycoside, namely pinoresinol-4-0-(6"-0-(E)-feruloyl]-[beta]-D-glucopyranoside for the first time from the Scrophulariaceae in addition to 12 known compounds.
Thompson, The Influence of Flaxseed and Lignan on Colon Carcinogenesis and b-Glucuronidase Activity.
Biaryl structures are extensively found in many of the natural products including terpenes, alkaloids, flavonoids, lignan, and tannins etc [1, 2].
Barlean's Organic Lignan 120 13 1 9 Flaxseed Oil, Cold Pressed 4.
The wound-healing capabilities of Sangre De Drago Liquid Resin Extract are attributed to its active constituents, which include proanthocyanadins (antioxidants), a lignan called dimethylcedrusine, and an alkaloid called taspine.
aegypti larvae was the lignan 7'-Epi-Sesartemin that showed pronounced larvicidal activity against Aedes aegypti ([LC.
Also it is reasonable to consider this species to be perspective in the treatment of malignant tumors due to it contains phenolic compounds and lignan arktigenin [16, 17, 18].
LinumLife[R] - flax lignan ingredient for men's health
In 2014 Frutarom plans to publish research results for several clinical studies covering the health benefits of Neuravena, a patented wild green oat extract for cognitive health; Pelargonium, a natural root extract for immune health; LinumLife, a flax lignan ingredient for men's health; and Go-Less, a proprietary blend of extracts to support bladder wellness.