Lower your lipids--with grapes.
This novel study showed how, at cellular and molecular levels, resveratrol and similar compounds activate a biological receptor that regulates fatty acid metabolism and plasma lipoproteins, helping prevent plaque deposition in arteries. Other research detected, for the first time, pterostilbene in a genus of shrubs--Vaccinium--that includes blueberries, lingonberries, and huckleberries. Agnes Rimando, USDA-ARS Natural Products Utilization Research Unit, Oxford, Mississippi; phone (662) 915-1037, e-mail email@example.com.
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|Title Annotation:||Science Update|
|Article Type:||Brief Article|
|Date:||Mar 1, 2005|
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