pinitol


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pinitol

(ˈpɪnɪtɒl)
n
(Chemistry) chem a naturally occurring compound of inositol, used as a supplement or to treat some medical conditions
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Protective effect of pinitol against D-galactosamine-induced hepatotoxicity in rats fed on a high-fat diet.
Pinitol accumulation in mature leaves of white clover in response to water deficit.
Effects of pinitol isolated from soybeans on glycemic control and cardiovascular risk factors in Korean patients with type II diabetes mellitus: a randomized controlled study.
2-5) It seems that approximately 33% of pinitol is converted to DCI in the human body, and it is not clear whether it needs to be in order to be beneficial or utilized in human metabolism.
racemosa and Aegiceras corniculatum, pinitol in Aegialitis annulata and D-1-Omethyl mucoinositol in species of Rhizophora and in the sporophyte of the mangrove fern, Acrostichum aureum
Pinitol, an active component of kharoub, has been shown to regulate blood glucose and is especially recommended for diabetics.
determinaron que los principales compuestos activos de la planta son pterocarpanos, isoflavonas y saponinas triterpenicas (45), ademas de la presencia de pinitol (46), hidrocarbonos y cumarinas (47).
The main pharmacological constituents include: L-canavanine, pinitol, GABA and triterpenoid glucosides (www.
gemmatalis, sendo eles: isoflavonoides (com unidades isopreniladas), genisteina, afromorsina, genistina e gliceolinas isopreniladas, para o genotipo 'Embrapa 4', e pinitol, isoflavonoides (com unidades de glicosideos), pterocarpanos e genisteina (com umidades de glicosideos), para 'BR 37', destacando-se em ambos os casos o incremento na concentracao de isoflavonoides, atuando na defesa induzida, como ja descrito por varios autores.
Grasslands Kopu' (suscetivel a seca) e outros dois que fazem parte da linhagem melhorada 'Syrian selection' (tolerante a seca), verificaram que o pinitol e o acucar soluvel presente em maior concentracao em folhas "maduras" de trevo branco quando sujeitas a um deficit hidrico significativo.
As celulas vegetais ajustam seu potencial hidrico em resposta ao estresse osmotico, pelo abaixamento do seu potencial de soluto ([PSI]s), por meio da sintese de solutos compativeis no citosol, como glicina-betaina, sorbitol, manitol, pinitol e sacarose (RODRIGUEZ et al.