Beta-Carotene: Powerful Antioxidant


The article offers information on the significance of beta-carotene to the health and well-being of individuals. It mentions that unlike vitamin A which has limited antioxidant properties, beta-c...

The trials of beta-carotene: Is the verdict in?


It hasn't been glamorous or provocative, and it may have sounded ultra-conservative. But despite the steady stream of news stories and the constant barrage of advertising touting the magic-bullet benefits of vitamins C and E and beta-carotene, we've urged our readers to think twice before popping antioxidant supplements. The best way to get your antioxidants, we've held firmly, is to eat a diet rich in fruits and vegetables.

Beta Carotene Protects Against Sunburn


The article offers information related to the research on the effect of beta carotene against sunburn. It states that beta carotene, a well-known antioxidant that may have anti-aging effects in t...

Fat-Soluble Antioxidant Dynamics: The Beta Carotene Enigma Explained


Is beta carotene safe?

Are fat blockers and artificial fats safe?

Should cholesterol be raised or lowered?

What is the overlooked family of carotenoids?

Why is there an epidemic rise in macular degeneration?

Can smokers avoid lung cancer with nutritional supplements?

How do cholesterol-lowering drugs increase the risk of cancer?

How do viruses, intestinal bacteria and estrogen control the delivery of fat-soluble antioxidants to tissues?

Should nutritional supplements contain a full array of carotenoids and tocopherols (vitamin E)?

Beta-Carotene Stability and Uptake by Prostate Cancer Cells Are Dependent on Delivery Vehicle


Determines how delivery techniques can be optimized to enhance stability of beta carotene (BC) in vitro and to facilitate cellular uptake of BC. Effects of carotenoids on molecular and cellular ...

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