Antioxidants

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Study Demonstrates Cyactiv’s Antioxidant and Anti-Inflammatory Support

A study recently published in the Journal of Medicinal Food (Jensen et al.) set out to characterize the basic biological properties of Cyactiv, which contains a known anti-inflammatory cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) inhibitor phycocyanin (PC), as well as a high level of non- phycocyanin bioactive compounds. Read more

[Recruiting Closed] 89-14 Red Blood Cell Health Study

NIS Labs is looking for male and female volunteers between the ages of 18 and 65 with borderline hemoglobin to participate in a clinical trial. The clinical study evaluates whether red blood cell health can be increased through consumption of a nutritional supplement. The study requires participants to consume either […]

Patent Granted on CAP-e (Cell-based antioxidant protection) assay

The CAP-e assay (Cell-based Antioxidant Protection in Erythrocytes) is a new method for evaluating the antioxidant potential of natural products based on the concept that many such antioxidant products are only of biological relevance if they are able to protect living cells. In other words, it is a cell-based assay […]

[Recruiting Closed] 85-01 Nutritional Antioxidant Study

NIS Labs is looking for healthy male volunteers, between the ages of 30 and 70, to participate in a clinical trial involving an antioxidant extract from tea. The study involves consuming a tea extract, or a placebo, daily for 28 days. Volunteers will visit NIS Labs at study start, and […]

[Recruiting Closed] 26-01 Nutritional Antioxidant Supplement Study

NIS Labs is looking for healthy volunteers, age 18-55 years, to take part in a clinical trial involving an antioxidant supplement. The study requires the individual to consume the supplement daily for 30 days, and to give a blood sample before and after the study. Before starting the study, all […]

Supply Source: NIS Labs: Creating a New Reputation for Research

NIS Labs, Klamath Falls, OR, is a contract research laboratory that evaluates strategies to improve immune function and reduce inflammation, hence the name Natural Immune Systems, or NIS for short. Over the years, according to Gitte Jensen, PhD, research director, the company’s mission and research goals have evolved. “Today, a […]