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Aged Garlic

Ameliorating effects of aged garlic extracts against Abeta-induced neurotoxicity and cognitive impairment

Posted October 18, 2013

In vitro antioxidant activities and neuron-like PC12 cell protective effects of solvent fractions from aged garlic extracts were investigated to evaluate their anti-amnesic functions. Ethyl acetate fractions of aged garlic had higher total phenolics than other fractions.

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Aged garlic plus CoQ10 show heart health benefits: RCT

Posted August 14, 2012

A combination of aged garlic extract and coenzyme Q10 may improve vascular health by improving the function of the cells lining the blood vessels, says a new study with LA County firefighters.

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Effects of Aged Garlic Extract and Coenzyme Q10 on Vascular Elasticity and Endothelial Function

Posted August 12, 2012

In a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study involving 65 Los Angeles county firefighters, supplementation with aged garlic extract (AGE, 300 mg/d) and coenzyme Q10 (30 mg/tablet) for a period of one year was found to be associated with reductions in pulse wave velocity and digital thermal monitoring.

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An Alkaloid from Sangre de Grado Accelerates Wound Healing

Posted April 30, 2012

Taspine is a benzylisoquinoline-derived alkaloid with healing properties, often derived from the red latex of a plant called sangre de drago (Croton lechleri). Taspine is a complex compound with the molecular formula C20H19NO6, and a unique multi-aromatic arrangement.

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