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Cinnamtannins

Posted by naturalproductman on September 13, 2011

Michael Tempesta and co-workers at Phenolics (and Bruker, Plant Analytica, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, John Jay Criminal Justice) have reported on the isolation of some aromatic compounds from cinnamon that had micromolar inhibitory activity against COX-2 (cyclooxygenase-2), the enzyme responsible for pain and inflammation.

COX-2

JNP paper

Posted in Aromatic, COX-2 (cyclooxygenase-2), Protein Targets | Leave a Comment »

 
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