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Correction to “Prostaglandin E2 may clinically alleviate dry eye disease by inducing Th17 cell differentiation”
08/04/2024 - Molecular docking, molecular dynamics, and in vitro experiments were used in this study to verify that baicalin inhibits monosodium urate crystal?induced renal tubular epithelial cell pyroptosis...
Storage Conditions of Refrigerated Prickly Pears in Small Processing Industries
09/04/2024 - Prickly pears (Opuntia ficus-indica), which are well known for their beneficial properties for human health, are the subject of many studies due to their high content of bioactive compounds. However,...
1-Deoxynojirimycin Attenuates High-Glucose-Induced Oxidative DNA Damage via Activating NRF2/OGG1 Signaling
10/04/2024 - 1-Deoxynojirimycin (DNJ) is a type of alkaloid that mainly exists in mulberry fruit and leaves. DNJ inhibits α-glucosidase, reduces the absorption of sugar, and suppresses after-meal...
Pesticidal Potential of Essential Oil Obtained from a New Variety of Marigold (Tagetes patula L., fam. Asteraceae)
09/04/2024 - Essential oils (EOs) extracted from various medicinal plants offer a promising alternative to non-selective chemical substances commonly employed in conventional agriculture. Their chemical...
Effect of Pretreatment and Drying on the Nutritional and Functional Quality of Raisins Produced with Seedless Purple Grapes
09/04/2024 - Raisins, known for their delicious taste and high nutritional value, are among the most widely consumed dried fruits globally. The natural waxy layer on the surface of grapes impedes water migration,...
Zn Biofortification of Dutch Cucumbers with Chemically Modified Spent Coffee Grounds: Zn Enrichment and Nutritional Implications
09/04/2024 - Spent coffee grounds (SCGs) are a food waste with a large generation around the world. However, their utilization as a soil organic amendment is difficult due to their phytotoxic effect. In the...
Feruloyl Glyceride Mitigates Tomato Postharvest Rot by Inhibiting Penicillium expansum Spore Germination and Enhancing Suberin Accumulation
10/04/2024 - Postharvest rot, caused by Penicillium expansum, in tomatoes poses significant economic and health risks. Traditional control methods, such as the use of fungicides, raise concerns about pathogen...
Sesame Seeds: A Nutrient-Rich Superfood
10/04/2024 - Sesame seeds (Sesamum indicum L.) have been cultivated for thousands of years and have long been celebrated for their culinary versatility. Beyond their delightful nutty flavor and crunchy texture,...
Improving Soluble Phenolic Profile and Antioxidant Activity of Grape Pomace Seeds through Fungal Solid-State Fermentation
11/04/2024 - Grape pomace seeds contain abundant phenolic compounds, which are also present in both soluble and insoluble forms, similar to many other plant matrices. To further increase the extractable soluble...
Valorization of Agricultural By-Products (Fragaria vesca) through the Production of Value-Added Micro/Nanostructures Using Electrohydrodynamic Techniques
11/04/2024 - An innovative approach for the production of bio-micro/nanostructures with high-value compounds from agricultural by-products was studied. This research aimed to valorize bioactive compounds existing...
Unlocking the Therapeutic Potential of a Manila Clam-Derived Antioxidant Peptide: Insights into Mechanisms of Action and Cytoprotective Effects against Oxidative Stress
11/04/2024 - Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are implicated in various pathological conditions due to their ability to induce oxidative damage to cellular components. In this study, we investigated the antioxidant...
Chemical Profile and Biological Activities of Brassica rapa and Brassica napus Ex Situ Collection from Portugal
11/04/2024 - This study aimed to analyse the chemical profile and biological activities of 29 accessions of Brassica rapa (turnips) and 9 of Brassica napus (turnips and seeds) collections, maintained ex situ in...
Geniposide and Harpagoside Functionalized Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles as a Potential Neuroprotective
11/04/2024 - Alzheimer’s disease is associated with protein aggregation, oxidative stress, and the role of acetylcholinesterase in the pathology of the disease. Previous investigations have...
Valorization of Cork Stoppers, Coffee-Grounds and Walnut Shells in the Development and Characterization of Pectin-Based Composite Films: Physical, Barrier, Antioxidant, Genotoxic, and Biodegradation Properties
11/04/2024 - The development of sustainable materials from the valorization of waste is a good alternative to reducing the negative environmental impact of plastic packaging. The objectives of this study were to...
In Vivo Evaluation of Innovative Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents Designed for Bioimaging Applications
11/04/2024 - The aim of this study was the investigation of biochemical and histological changes induced in different tissues, as a result of the subcutaneous administration of Gd nanohydrogels...
Effect of foliar-applied Si in alleviating cadmium toxicity to different Raya (Brassica Junceae L.) genotypes
09/04/2024 - Purpose Heavy metal toxicity poses severe threats to soil and crop productivity. Cadmium (Cd) toxicity disrupts plant metabolism, reducing growth and yield. Si has emerged as a...
Baicalin inhibits monosodium urate crystal?induced pyroptosis in renal tubular epithelial cell line through Panx?1/P2X7 pathways: Molecular docking, molecular dynamics, and in vitro experiments
05/04/2024 - Molecular docking, molecular dynamics, and in vitro experiments were used in this study to verify that baicalin inhibits monosodium urate crystal?induced renal tubular epithelial cell pyroptosis...
Extraction of Lentinus Edodes Polysaccharides with Ultrasound Enhanced with Deep Eutectic Solvent and Their Structural Characterization and Antioxidant Activity
04/04/2024 - Ultrasound extraction (UE) enhanced with deep eutectic solvent (DES) was used to extract Lentinus edodes polysaccharides. Box?Behnken design (BBD) was applied to investigate the influences of water...
Chemistry, Biological Activities, and Pharmacological Properties of Gastrodin:  Mechanism insights
04/04/2024 - Gastrodin, a bioactive compound derived from the rhizome of the orchid Gastrodia elata, exhibits a diverse range of biological activities. With documented neuroprotective, anti?inflammatory,...