Nutraceuticals Selected References by title:


Accelerated Antioxidant Bioavailabilty of OPC-3® Bioflavonoids Administered as Isotonic Solution.

Cesarone et al., Phytotherapy Research. 2009 June; 23(6): 775-7.

Single and multiple dose pharmacokinetics of maritime pine bark extract (Pycnogenol®) after oral administration to healthy volunteers.

Grimm et al., BMC Clinical Pharmacolog. 6:1-12, 2006.

Potential Benefits on Impairment of Endothelial Function after a High-fat Meal of 4 weeks of Flavonoid Supplementation,

eCAM Advance Access published online on July 3, 2008. T. A. Barringer, L. Hatcher and H. C. Sasser Center for Cardiovascular Health (TAB, LH) and Dickson Institute for Health Studies (HCS), Carolinas HealthCare System, Charlotte, NC

Improvement in Circulation and Cardiovascular Risk Factors with a Proprietary Isotonic Bioflavonoid Formula OPC-3®

, Cesarone et al. Angiology. 2008; Aug-Sept; 59(4):408-14.

Pycnogenol®, French maritime pine bark extract, augments endothelium-dependent vasodilation in humans.

Nishioka et al. Hypertension Research. 30:770-780, 2007.

Pycnogenol (PYC) as an Adjunct in the Management of Childhood Asthma

. Lau, Benjamin et al. Journal of Asthma. 2004; vol. 41, no.8.

Inhibition of NF-kB activation and MMP-9 secretion by plasma of human volunteer after ingestion of maritime pine bark extract (Pycnogenol®)

, Grimm et al., J Inflammation. 3:1-15, 2006.

Grape Seed Extract Activates Th1 Cells in Vitro.

Nair, et al Clinical Diagnostic Lab Immunology. 2002; March;9(2): 470-76.

Treatment of Osteoarthritis with Pycnogenol. Evaluation of Sign, Symptoms, Physical Performance and Vascular Aspects.

Belcaro et al. Phytotherapy Research. 22:518-523, 2008.

Supplementation with a pine bark extract rich in polyphenols increases plasma antioxidant capacity and alters the plasma lipoprotein profile

, Devaraj et al., Lipids 37:931-34, 2002.


Resveratrol induces apoptosis and inhibits angiogenesis in human breast cancer xenografts in vivo.

Garvin, S., et al. Cancer Lett. 231: 113-122, 2006.

Molecular mechanism of the chemopreventive effect of resveratrol

. Dong, Z. Mutat. Res. 523-524: 145-150, 2003.

Mechanism of human SIRT1 activation by resveratrol.

Borra, M., et al. J of Biol. Chem. 280(17): 17187-17195, 2005.

Resveratrol improves health and survival of mice on a high-calorie diet.

Baur, J., et al. Nature. 444: 337-342, 2006.

Resveratrol, a natural chemopreventive agent against degenerative diseases.

Ignatowicz, E. and Baer-Dubowska, W.Pol. J.Pharmacol. 53: 557-569, 2001.

Pterostilbene induces apoptosis and cell cycle arrest in human gastric carcinoma cells.

Pan, M., et al. J. Agric. Food. Chem. 55(19): 7777-7785, 2007.