Rhodiola rosea

Rhodiola Rosea Study Provides More Evidence Polyphenols Protect Against Viral Infection  

August 20, 2015

  A new study published by the Appalachian State University Human Performance Laboratory at the NC Research Campus strengthens the case for the anti-viral effects of plant-based polyphenols. Human trials with marathon runners found that the herb Rhodiola rosea protects against viral infection. These findings build on previous human trials that demonstrate the anti-viral activity […]

Rhodiola rosea Exerts Antiviral Activity in Athletes Following a Competitive Marathon Race

July 31, 2015

Rhodiola rosea Exerts Antiviral Activity in Athletes Following a Competitive Marathon Race, Front. Nutr., 31 July 2015, Maryam Ahmed1*, Dru A. Henson1, Matthew C. Sanderson1, David C. Nieman2, Jose M. Zubeldia3 and R. Andrew Shanely4 1Department of Biology, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC, USA 2Human Performance Laboratory, Appalachian State University, Kannapolis, NC, USA 3PoliNat SL, Las Palmas, […]

Runners and Appalachian’s Human Performance Lab add science to the Charlotte Marathon

November 19, 2012

By: ASU News   N.C. RESEARCH CAMPUS—Recently, 55 runners did more than just compete in the annual Charlotte Thunder Road Marathon. They were part of a field trial conducted by the Appalachian State University’s Human Performance Laboratory. Researchers from Appalachian State University’s Human Performance Lab tested 55 runners who completed the Charlotte Thunder Road Marathon […]