free radical scavenger


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free radical scavenger

Free radical inactivator Any compound that reacts with free radicals in a biological system, ↓ free radical-induced damage, and protects against the indirect effects of free radicals produced by ionizing radiation, etc Examples Ceruloplasmin, cysteine, glutathione, SOD, transferrin, vitamins A, C, E, d-penicillamine. See Antioxidant, Antioxidant therapy, Free radical, Free radical theory, Superoxide dismutase.
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A free radical scavenger can be used synergistically along with a viscosity depressant to effectively stabilize the viscosity.
Melatonin, ascorbate, and vitamin E (Trolox), all of which are free radical scavengers, markedly inhibited the formation of 8-OH-dG in a concentration-dependent manner.
A clinical trial conducted by Pepperdine University revealed a dramatic improvement in time trial performance by elite cyclists as a result of the daily intake of FRS Plus, a Free Radical Scavenger antioxidant supplement beverage.
Litchiderm LS 9704--UVB free radical scavenger that reduces color fading of dyed hair based upon an extract of Lychee, a holistic, fruity and attractive active ingredient.
They primarily trigger activity of phase II enzymes (detoxifying enzymes), they recycle free radical scavenger antioxidants and contribute chemical reactants needed by the body to make cellular antioxidant enzymes.
Hibiscus Esculentus extract is an oligopeptide that acts as a free radical scavenger and anti-oxidant.
An antioxidant that acts as a free radical scavenger, Argan Oil protects the skin from even the most aggressive effects of the environment.
Glutathione (A-L-glutamyl-L-cysteinylglycine, GSH) is a major antioxidant acting as a free radical scavenger that protects the cell from reactive oxygen species (ROS).
The tests also determined that Willard Water is not behaving as an independent free radical scavenger as was previously believed but, rather, it's causing the cells to better absorb and utilize antioxidant solutions thus increasing those solutions overall effectiveness.
FRS[R], which stands for the scientific term Free Radical Scavenger, contains a patented combination of flavonoid antioxidants, essential vitamins and metabolic enhancers.
Palosein (superoxide dismutase) is the Company's proprietary free radical scavenger, which has demonstrated clinical efficacy as a potent anti-inflammatory drug for tendon and ligament injuries, arthritis and disc disease in dogs and horses.
Hydroxytyrosol, a secondary plant metabolite, is considered a highly effective antioxidant and free radical scavenger with an ORAC value (oxygen radical absorbance capacity) of 45,000 omolTE1 per gram 30 times higher than, for instance, Vitamin C.