CAP-e

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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 […]

NIS Labs’ CAP-e Assay Evaluates Cellular Antioxidant Protection

October 13, 2011 Herbal ingredient BioPM-101, developed and produced by Biotropics Malaysia Berhad, has been shown to protect live cells from oxidative damage, according to an award-winning test developed by NIS Labs. Read more on Nutritional Outlook’s site

Cracking the code on antioxidant testing

March 11, 2009 By Stephen Daniells The list of tests available to assess antioxidant activity may look like a page ripped from a World War II code book, but understanding how the results are complementary is vital for the continued success of antioxidants. Read more at NutraIngredients

NIS Labs’ CAP-e Bioassay Wins INSIDER Scientific Excellence Award

NIS Labs’ CAP-e Bioassay Wins INSIDER Scientific Excellence Award PHOENIX—Virgo Publishing announced this week that NIS Labs’ new biological assay CAP-e (Cell-based Antioxidant Protection in Erythrocytes) will receive the INSIDER Scientific Excellence Award, presented at SupplySide West, Oct. 22 to 24 in Las Vegas. Ingredient suppliers and technology providers with […]

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 […]