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Antioxidants are substances that protect cells from the damage caused by free radicals (unstable molecules made by the process of oxidation during normal metabolism). Free radicals may play a part in cancer, heart disease, stroke, and other diseases of aging. Antioxidants include beta-carotene, lycopene, vitamins A, C, and E, and other natural and manufactured substances.
New antibiotic discovery heralds breakthrough in the fight against drug-resistant bacteria

New antibiotic discovery heralds breakthrough in the fight against drug-resistant bacteria

UIC researchers receive $1.7 million NCI grant to study Southeast Asian fruit

UIC researchers receive $1.7 million NCI grant to study Southeast Asian fruit

Using bottled or tap water impacts health benefits of green tea

Using bottled or tap water impacts health benefits of green tea

Natural antioxidant in grain bran could help preserve food longer

Natural antioxidant in grain bran could help preserve food longer

Higher vitamin C intake crucial for metabolic syndrome patients to halt cycle of antioxidant disruption

Higher vitamin C intake crucial for metabolic syndrome patients to halt cycle of antioxidant disruption

Researchers review applications, properties, and pharmacological potentials of rose hip

Researchers review applications, properties, and pharmacological potentials of rose hip

New research tests Co-enzyme Q10 as potential treatment for Chronic Kidney disease

New research tests Co-enzyme Q10 as potential treatment for Chronic Kidney disease

Brazilian professors propose guidelines for therapeutic use of melatonin

Brazilian professors propose guidelines for therapeutic use of melatonin

Curry spice may improve exercise intolerance related to heart failure

Curry spice may improve exercise intolerance related to heart failure

Health benefits of producing marula vinegar

Health benefits of producing marula vinegar

Researchers identify molecule to fight myotubular myopathy

Researchers identify molecule to fight myotubular myopathy

New study does not support hypertensive effect from urate elevation

New study does not support hypertensive effect from urate elevation

New evidence reveals link between antioxidant intake and increased tumor growth

New evidence reveals link between antioxidant intake and increased tumor growth

Hot brew coffee has more antioxidant capacity than cold brew, finds study

Hot brew coffee has more antioxidant capacity than cold brew, finds study

New project shows potential of extracting nutrients from seafood process waters

New project shows potential of extracting nutrients from seafood process waters

Alzheimer's Association's Part the Cloud program funds innovative research on brain cells

Alzheimer's Association's Part the Cloud program funds innovative research on brain cells

Researchers decode anti-inflammatory mechanism of vitamin E and its metabolites

Researchers decode anti-inflammatory mechanism of vitamin E and its metabolites

Hybrid theranostic complex shows high therapeutic efficacy against tumor cells

Hybrid theranostic complex shows high therapeutic efficacy against tumor cells

Insulin treatment shows great potential against chronic bowel inflammation

Insulin treatment shows great potential against chronic bowel inflammation

Antioxidant in green tea helps sneak therapeutic RNAs into cells

Antioxidant in green tea helps sneak therapeutic RNAs into cells