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bioactive

 [bi″o-ak´tiv]
having an effect on or eliciting a response from living tissue.

bi·o·ac·tive

(bī'ō-ăk'tiv),
Referring to a substance that can be acted on by a living organism or by an extract from a living organism.

bioactive

(bī′ō-ăk′tĭv)
adj.
Of or relating to a substance that has an effect on living tissue.

bioactive

Etymology: Gk, bios, life; L, activus, with energy
having an effect on or causing a reaction in living tissue.

bi·o·ac·tive

(bī'ō-ak'tiv)
Referring to a substance that can be acted on by a living organism or by an extract from a living organism.

bioactive

having an effect on or eliciting a response from living tissue.

bioactive food components
constituents in foods or dietary supplements, other than those needed to meet basic nutritional needs, that are responsible for changes in health status.
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Last year's conference saw the release of five new Tahitian Noni([R]) Bioactive Beverages, along with the creation of a new market segment specializing in bioactive products.
PROVO, Utah, May 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Morinda Bioactives(formerly Tahitian Noni) received the Silver Award of Distinction at the 18th annual Communicator Awards for the interactive learning platform " Bioactive Academy".
The Fit product line includes Fit Reduce-a bioactive blend of nutrients that include a combination of soluble and insoluble fibers.
As an example, the enormous potential of bioactive substances is made clear in the TNI Defy, Age Intervention System, which can produce incredible, immediate, and perceptible results.
He started drinking Tahitian Noni Bioactive Beverages a few months ago and claims it gives him the same energy that he had when running at age 35.