All posts tagged grape seed extract

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    Active component of grape seed extract effective against cancer cells

    A University of Colorado Cancer Center study describes the laboratory synthesis of the most active component of grape seed extract, B2G2, and shows this synthesized compound induces the cell death known as apoptosis in prostate cancer cells while leaving healthy cells unharmed.

Rajesh Agarwal Lab
Grape seed extract kills head and neck squamous cell carcinoma cells while leaving healthy cells unharmed (image courtesy of Flickr user Anders Ljungberg)