Phytoecdysteroids

Quinoa seeds leach phytoecdysteroids and other compounds with anti-diabetic properties

May 22, 2014

Quinoa seeds leach phytoecdysteroids and other compounds with anti-diabetic properties. Food Chemistry. November 15, 2014. Brittany L. Grafa, Alexander Pouleva, Peter Kuhna, Mary H. Graceb, Mary Ann Lilab, Ilya Raskina, A Department of Plant Biology & Pathology, Rutgers University, 59 Dudley Rd, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA; Plants for Human Health Institute, North Carolina State University, 600 Laureate Way, […]

Continuous infusion of 20-hydroxyecdysone increased mass of triceps brachii in C57BL/6 mice.

January 27, 2013

Continuous infusion of 20-hydroxyecdysone increased mass of triceps brachii in C57BL/6 mice.Phytotherapy Research. January 27, 2013. Cheng DM, Kutzler LW, Boler DD, Drnevich J, Killefer J, Lila MA (NC State Plants for Human Health Institute). Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61801. Abstract Phytoecdysteroids have been attributed with numerous […]

Phytoecdysteroids increase protein synthesis in skeletal muscle cells

March 14, 2008

Gorelick-Feldman, Jonathan, David MacLean, Nebojsa Ilic, Alexander Poulev, Mary Ann Lila, Diana Cheng and Ilya Raskin. 2008. Phytoecdysteroids increase protein synthesis in skeletal muscle cells. Journal of Agricultural & Food Chemistry 56: 3532-3537. Abstract Phytoecdysteroids, which are structurally similar or identical to insect molting hormones, produce a range of effects in mammals, including increasing growth […]