Phytotech Receives Nutraceuticals and Herbals Excellence Awards 2016
Phytotech Extracts Pvt. Ltd Receives Nutraceuticals and Herbals Excellence Awards 2016 For ‘FUNCTIONAL BEVERAGES COMPANY OF THE YEAR’ From ASSOCHAM (The Associated Chambers of Commerce & Industry of India)
A polysaccharide extract of mulberry leaf ameliorates hepatic glucose metabolism and insulin signaling in rats with type 2 diabetes induced by high fat-diet and streptozotocin.
Mulberry leaf is a traditional medicine used to treat diabetes in the clinic. The aim of this study was to determine the mechanisms by which mulberry leaf polysaccharide (MLPII), improves hepatic glucose metabolism and insulin resistance in rats with type 2 diabetes induced by high fat and streptozotocin (STZ). MLPII was administered for 6 weeks after establishment of type 2 diabetes in Wistar rats. At the end of the experiment, oral glucose tolerance, liver glycogen content, glucose synthase (GS) activity and insulin resistance were determined. Expression patterns of proteins and genes associated with...
Phytotech has been awarded THE BEST PRODUCT INNOVATION COMPANY OF THE YEAR 2016 by ASSOCHAM
Guava leaf extract possess anti-prostate cancer activity
Aqueous extract of Psidium guajava L. leaves has been shown to possess anti-prostate cancer activity in a cell line model" .The researchers reported that they were drawn to study guava leaves' effect on prostate cancer cells after conducting a study which showed that guava leaves were "potent anti-glycative agents"; this action was ascribed to the unusual free radical