anti-inflammatory effect

Resveratrol has an anti-inflammatory effect in cardiovascular diseases

A natural substance present in red wine, resveratrol, inhibits the formation of inflammatory factors that trigger cardiovascular diseases.

Natural Plant Compound Prevents Alzheimer's Disease in Mice

A chemical that's found in fruits and vegetables from strawberries to cucumbers appears to stop memory loss that accompanies Alzheimer's disease in mice,…

Statin use reduces delirium in critically ill patients

“This is the first study using a validated delirium screening tool, the Confusion Assessment Method-ICU (CAM-ICU), to show that the administration of statins…

How "good cholesterol" stops inflammation

An important function of HDL is its anti-inflammatory properties. An international research team at the Institute of Innate Immunity at the University Hospital…

Researchers Discover a New Pathway in Blood Vessel Inflammation and Disease

Case Western Reserve researchers have identified a genetic factor that blocks the blood vessel inflammation that can lead to heart attacks, strokes and other…

Amniotic fluid stem cells repair gut damage

The study, funded by Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity, investigated a new way to treat necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), where severe…

Aspirin may lower melanoma risk

The findings suggest that aspirin's anti-inflammatory effects may help protect against this type of skin cancer. The study is published early online in CANCER,…

Steroid hormone receptor prefers working alone to shut off immune system genes

The finding could help guide drug discovery efforts aimed at finding new anti-inflammatory drugs with fewer side effects.The results are scheduled for…

New Inhibitors of Elusive Enzymes Promise to Be Valuable Scientific Tools

Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have discovered the first selective inhibitors of an important set of enzymes. The new inhibitors, and…

Botanical compound could prove crucial to healing influenza

Building on previous work with the botanical abscisic acida, researchers in the Nutritional Immunology and Molecular Medicine Laboratory (NIMML) have…

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