H G Preuss

Summary

Affiliation: Georgetown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Protective effects of a novel niacin-bound chromium complex and a grape seed proanthocyanidin extract on advancing age and various aspects of syndrome X
    Harry G Preuss
    Department of Physiology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D C 20007, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 957:250-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a novel calcium/potassium salt of (-)-hydroxycitric acid in weight control
    H G Preuss
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Basic Science Building, Room 231 B, 4000 Reservoir Rd, N W, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Res 25:133-44. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Comparing metabolic effects of six different commercial trivalent chromium compounds
    Harry G Preuss
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Physiology, Washington, DC 20057, United States
    J Inorg Biochem 102:1986-90. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Comparing effects of carbohydrate (CHO) blockers and trivalent chromium on CHO-induced insulin resistance and elevated blood pressure in rats
    Harry G Preuss
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Biochemistry, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 32:58-65. 2013
  5. pmc A combination of l-arabinose and chromium lowers circulating glucose and insulin levels after an acute oral sucrose challenge
    Gilbert R Kaats
    Integrative Health Technologies, Inc San Antonio, TX 78209, USA
    Nutr J 10:42. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Fraction SX of maitake mushroom favorably influences blood glucose levels and blood pressure in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    Harry G Preuss
    Department of Biochemistry, Georgetown University Medical Center, Basic Science Building, 4000 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Med Food 15:901-8. 2012
  7. pmc Changes in total body bone mineral density following a common bone health plan with two versions of a unique bone health supplement: a comparative effectiveness research study
    Joel E Michalek
    Integrative Health Technologies, Inc, 4940 Broadway, San Antonio, Texas 78209, USA
    Nutr J 10:32. 2011
  8. pmc Lowering the glycemic index of white bread using a white bean extract
    Jay K Udani
    Medicus Research LLC, Northridge, CA 91325, USA
    Nutr J 8:52. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Enhanced insulin-hypoglycemic activity in rats consuming a specific glycoprotein extracted from maitake mushroom
    Harry G Preuss
    Department of Physiology, Georgetown University Medical Center, 231 B Basic Science Building, 4000 Reservoir Rd, NW, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Mol Cell Biochem 306:105-13. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Whole cinnamon and aqueous extracts ameliorate sucrose-induced blood pressure elevations in spontaneously hypertensive rats
    Harry G Preuss
    Department of Physiology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 25:144-50. 2006

Collaborators

  • S Satyanarayana
  • Jia Fu
  • Sidney J Stohs
  • Z Zukowska-Grojec
  • Itzhak Brook
  • C Garcia
  • S E Ohia
  • Thomas B Elliott
  • D K Dey
  • Francis C Lau
  • C K Sen
  • J A Vinson
  • Sidhartha Ray
  • DIPAK DAS
  • Debasis Bagchi
  • Nicholas V Perricone
  • Gilbert R Kaats
  • B W Echard
  • Manashi Bagchi
  • Nadeem Talpur
  • N A Talpur
  • Joel E Michalek
  • V Manohar
  • Bobby Echard
  • Patti L Keith
  • Samuel C Keith
  • Robert B Leckie
  • Bernard W Downs
  • Jay K Udani
  • Leonardo Celleno
  • D Bagchi
  • Alexander D de los Reyes
  • Bobby W Echard
  • Nadeem A Talpur
  • Jorge Barroso Aranda
  • Harry A Croft
  • Monika Dapilmoto
  • Marilyn L Barrett
  • Betsy B Singh
  • Maria Vittoria Tolaini
  • Michael A Shara
  • Gottumukkala V Subbaraju
  • Taharat Yasmin
  • Francisco Contreras
  • Omeed Jaffari
  • Cun Zhuang
  • Azod Dadgar
  • S Lieberman
  • Arthur Yin Fan
  • Sarla Aggarwal
  • K A Funk
  • A Y Fan
  • C Ingram
  • J Gray
  • M el Zein
  • J Areas
  • R Goel
  • J L Areas
  • M H Razavi
  • P Schubert
  • P MacCarthy
  • J Rahmat
  • A K Yousufi
  • D Gersten
  • J Knapka
  • B Holland
  • G C Yun
  • D DiPette

Detail Information

Publications55

  1. ncbi request reprint Protective effects of a novel niacin-bound chromium complex and a grape seed proanthocyanidin extract on advancing age and various aspects of syndrome X
    Harry G Preuss
    Department of Physiology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D C 20007, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 957:250-9. 2002
    ..These natural strategies possess a highly favorable risk/benefit ratio...
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a novel calcium/potassium salt of (-)-hydroxycitric acid in weight control
    H G Preuss
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Basic Science Building, Room 231 B, 4000 Reservoir Rd, N W, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Res 25:133-44. 2005
    ..We conclude that dosage levels, timing of administration, subject compliance and bioavailability of HCA-SX significantly affect results and that when taken as directed, HCA-SX is a highly effective adjunct to healthy weight control...
  3. doi request reprint Comparing metabolic effects of six different commercial trivalent chromium compounds
    Harry G Preuss
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Physiology, Washington, DC 20057, United States
    J Inorg Biochem 102:1986-90. 2008
    ..Furthermore, both NBC and picolinate were protective in lessening free radical formation and DNA damage in the liver and kidneys...
  4. doi request reprint Comparing effects of carbohydrate (CHO) blockers and trivalent chromium on CHO-induced insulin resistance and elevated blood pressure in rats
    Harry G Preuss
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Biochemistry, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 32:58-65. 2013
    ..Trivalent chromium (CR) falls into a group of so-called insulin sensitizers, because its major effect is to enhance peripheral insulin sensitivity...
  5. pmc A combination of l-arabinose and chromium lowers circulating glucose and insulin levels after an acute oral sucrose challenge
    Gilbert R Kaats
    Integrative Health Technologies, Inc San Antonio, TX 78209, USA
    Nutr J 10:42. 2011
    ..Low-risk interventions that could suppress glucose without raising insulin levels could offer significant long-term health benefits...
  6. doi request reprint Fraction SX of maitake mushroom favorably influences blood glucose levels and blood pressure in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    Harry G Preuss
    Department of Biochemistry, Georgetown University Medical Center, Basic Science Building, 4000 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Med Food 15:901-8. 2012
    ..Our results suggest that maitake SX may be useful for treating perturbations in glucose-insulin metabolism and elevated BP in type-1 diabetes...
  7. pmc Changes in total body bone mineral density following a common bone health plan with two versions of a unique bone health supplement: a comparative effectiveness research study
    Joel E Michalek
    Integrative Health Technologies, Inc, 4940 Broadway, San Antonio, Texas 78209, USA
    Nutr J 10:32. 2011
    ..This study is a response to this call to action...
  8. pmc Lowering the glycemic index of white bread using a white bean extract
    Jay K Udani
    Medicus Research LLC, Northridge, CA 91325, USA
    Nutr J 8:52. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether the addition of Phase 2 would lower the GI of a commercially available high glycemic food (white bread)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Enhanced insulin-hypoglycemic activity in rats consuming a specific glycoprotein extracted from maitake mushroom
    Harry G Preuss
    Department of Physiology, Georgetown University Medical Center, 231 B Basic Science Building, 4000 Reservoir Rd, NW, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Mol Cell Biochem 306:105-13. 2007
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Whole cinnamon and aqueous extracts ameliorate sucrose-induced blood pressure elevations in spontaneously hypertensive rats
    Harry G Preuss
    Department of Physiology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 25:144-50. 2006
    ..Accordingly, the purpose of the present study was to examine the effects of dietary cinnamon on systolic BP (SBP), and various glucose- and insulin-related parameters in spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Wild garlic has a greater effect than regular garlic on blood pressure and blood chemistries of rats
    H G Preuss
    Department of Physiology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 32:525-30. 2001
    ..In addition, AU decreased total cholesterol significantly and tended to increase HDL compared to AS. Accordingly, the results suggest that AU has a greater therapeutic benefit compared to AS at a given concentration...
  12. ncbi request reprint Minimum inhibitory concentrations of herbal essential oils and monolaurin for gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria
    Harry G Preuss
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Mol Cell Biochem 272:29-34. 2005
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  13. ncbi request reprint Citrus aurantium as a thermogenic, weight-reduction replacement for ephedra: an overview
    Harry G Preuss
    Department of Physiology, Medicine and Pathology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Med 33:247-64. 2002
    ..At present, Citrus aurantium may be the best thermogenic substitute for ephedra. However, more studies are needed to establish this definitively...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of a natural extract of (-)-hydroxycitric acid (HCA-SX) and a combination of HCA-SX plus niacin-bound chromium and Gymnema sylvestre extract on weight loss
    H G Preuss
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Georgetown, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Diabetes Obes Metab 6:171-80. 2004
    ..NBC has demonstrated its ability to maintain healthy insulin levels, while GSE has been shown to regulate weight loss and blood sugar levels...
  15. ncbi request reprint Bean amylase inhibitor and other carbohydrate absorption blockers: effects on diabesity and general health
    Harry G Preuss
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Departments of Physiology, Medicine and Pathology, 4000 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, D C 20057, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 28:266-76. 2009
    ..This paper reviews many aspects of diabesity and the use of "carb blockers" to prevent and ameliorate the situation. In many respects, carb blockers mimic the beneficial effects of fibers...
  16. doi request reprint Influence of gel and powdered formulations of coenzyme Q10 on metabolic parameters in rats
    Harry G Preuss
    Department of Physiology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Basic Science Building, Room 231B, 3900 Reservoir Road, N W, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Mol Cell Biochem 340:169-73. 2010
    ..From the data, we conclude that the choice of the formulation containing Co Q10 to be used should be based on the desired healthful benefits...
  17. pmc Maitake mushroom extracts ameliorate progressive hypertension and other chronic metabolic perturbations in aging female rats
    Harry G Preuss
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Physiology, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Int J Med Sci 7:169-80. 2010
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  18. pmc High dose astaxanthin lowers blood pressure and increases insulin sensitivity in rats: are these effects interdependent?
    Harry G Preuss
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Biochemistry, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Int J Med Sci 8:126-38. 2011
    ..Also, Asta at higher doses lessens restraint stress, whereas, captopril and pioglitazone did not at the doses examined, even though they influenced the BP and glucose-insulin systems respectively...
  19. doi request reprint Niacin-bound chromium increases life span in Zucker Fatty Rats
    Harry G Preuss
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Biochemistry Physiology, Washington, D C 20057, United States
    J Inorg Biochem 105:1344-9. 2011
    ..We attribute lack of a similar aging effect in the formula group to either lower dosing of NBC and/or that various ingredients in the formula counteracted the antiaging effect(s) of NBC...
  20. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of a combination of natural products (cernitin, saw palmetto, B-sitosterol, vitamin E) on symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
    H G Preuss
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 33:217-25. 2001
    ..The combination of natural products caused no significant adverse side effects...
  21. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of chromium, grape seed extract, and zinc on various metabolic parameters of rats
    H G Preuss
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical School, Washington, DC, USA
    Mol Cell Biochem 223:95-102. 2001
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  22. ncbi request reprint An overview of the safety and efficacy of a novel, natural(-)-hydroxycitric acid extract (HCA-SX) for weight management
    H G Preuss
    Department of Physiology, Medicine and Pathology Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Med 35:33-48. 2004
    ..No significant adverse effects were reported. These results demonstrate the safety, bioavailability and efficacy of HCA-SX in weight management...
  23. ncbi request reprint Effects of oral glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate alone and in combination on the metabolism of SHR and SD rats
    B W Echard
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Mol Cell Biochem 225:85-91. 2001
    ..From the above result, we conclude that glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate given alone or together do not produce insulin resistance or other related perturbations in two rat strains highly sensitive to sugar-induced insulin resistance...
  24. ncbi request reprint High sucrose diets increase blood pressure of both salt-sensitive and salt-resistant rats
    H G Preuss
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007
    Am J Hypertens 5:585-91. 1992
    ..However, it is also possible that the high sugar/low protein diet creates in DSS and DSR the situation responsible for salt induction in DSS.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  25. ncbi request reprint Excess sucrose and glucose ingestion acutely elevate blood pressure in spontaneously hypertensive rats
    M el Zein
    Department of Medicine (Nephrology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007
    Am J Hypertens 3:380-6. 1990
    ..This is secondary, at least in part, to alterations in NE metabolism...
  26. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure responses to sucrose ingestion in four rat strains
    H G Preuss
    Department of Medicine (Nephrology Division, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC
    Am J Hypertens 5:244-50. 1992
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  27. ncbi request reprint Effects of canrenone on RRM-sucrose hypertension in WKY
    H G Preuss
    Department of Medicine Nephrology Division, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D C
    Clin Exp Hypertens A 13:917-23. 1991
    ..Therefore, like the RRM-salt model, evidence suggests that the RRM-sucrose model is also caused, at least in part, by a digoxin-like factor (DLF)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Effects of niacin-bound chromium, Maitake mushroom fraction SX and (-)-hydroxycitric acid on the metabolic syndrome in aged diabetic Zucker fatty rats
    Nadeem Talpur
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Mol Cell Biochem 252:369-77. 2003
    ..These results demonstrate that elderly diabetics and even aging individuals might benefit from a similar regimen...
  29. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of excess sucrose ingestion on three strains of rats
    M el Zein
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Medicine (Nephrology, Washington, D.C. 20007
    Am J Hypertens 3:560-2. 1990
    ..Consistent changes in body weights between the rats on the different diets were lacking. We conclude that excess ingestion of sucrose can cause chronic elevations in BP, the pattern of which varies among rat strains...
  30. ncbi request reprint Antifungal activities of origanum oil against Candida albicans
    V Manohar
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Mol Cell Biochem 228:111-7. 2001
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive and metabolic effects of whole Maitake mushroom powder and its fractions in two rat strains
    Nadeem A Talpur
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Mol Cell Biochem 237:129-36. 2002
    ..We conclude that the examined forms of Maitake mushroom have antihypertensive and antidiabetic potential which differ among rat strains. The ES fraction may decrease SBP in SHR via alteration in the renin-angiotensin system...
  32. pmc Inhibition by natural dietary substances of gastrointestinal absorption of starch and sucrose in rats 2. Subchronic studies
    Harry G Preuss
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Physiology, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Int J Med Sci 4:209-15. 2007
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Effects of a water-soluble extract of maitake mushroom on circulating glucose/insulin concentrations in KK mice
    V Manohar
    Department of Physiology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Diabetes Obes Metab 4:43-8. 2002
    ..We examined benefits of a water-soluble extract of maitake mushroom designated as Fraction X (FXM) on the glucose/insulin metabolism of insulin-resistant KK mice, and compared the results of FXM with those of a sulphonylurea, Glipizide...
  34. ncbi request reprint Effects of Maitake mushroom fractions on blood pressure of Zucker fatty rats
    Nadeem Talpur
    Department of Physiology, Medicine and Pathology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Res Commun Mol Pathol Pharmacol 112:68-82. 2002
    ..We conclude that fraction SX of Maitake mushroom may be useful to treat insulin resistance alone or combined with other natural products such as bitter melon and niacin-bound chromium...
  35. ncbi request reprint Hepatoprotective ability of a novel botanical formulation on mild liver injury in rats produced by acute acetaminophen and/or alcohol ingestion
    B W Echard
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Res Commun Mol Pathol Pharmacol 110:73-85. 2001
    ..We conclude that oral ingestion of a novel botanical formulation (a combination of medicinal herbs) is effective in lessening drug-induced hepatotoxicity produced by acetaminophen and/or ethyl alcohol in an animal model...
  36. ncbi request reprint Effect of sodium and potassium ingestion on renal growth in rats
    C Garcia
    Department of Medicine (Nephrology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007
    Am J Hypertens 3:65-8. 1990
    ..Based on RNA, DNA and protein metabolism, the form of growth (hypertrophy or hyperplasia) is also not influenced by renal electrolyte handling...
  37. ncbi request reprint Influence of a combination of herbs on appetite suppression and weight loss in rats
    N A Talpur
    Department of Medicine, Renal Division, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Diabetes Obes Metab 3:181-5. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Data collected on rats suggest that the herbal formulation examined might be a useful and safe combination to overcome the overweight state and obesity...
  38. ncbi request reprint Presence of a serum vasoconstrictive factor following unilateral nephrectomy
    M H Razavi
    Department of Medicine (Nephrology Division, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D.C. 20007
    Am J Hypertens 1:91S-95S. 1988
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  39. ncbi request reprint Does renotropin have a role in the pathogenesis of hypertension?
    H G Preuss
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D C 20007
    Am J Hypertens 2:65-71. 1989
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  40. pmc Inhibition by natural dietary substances of gastrointestinal absorption of starch and sucrose in rats and pigs: 1. Acute studies
    Harry G Preuss
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Physiology, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Int J Med Sci 4:196-202. 2007
    ..These results support the hypothesis that the enzyme inhibitors examined here at reasonable doses can safely lower the glycemic loads starch and sucrose...
  41. ncbi request reprint Colorimetry of p-aminohippurate in the presence of sulfamethoxazole
    H G Preuss
    Dept of Medicine Nephrology Division, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007
    Clin Chem 34:422-3. 1988
    ..We found that isoamyl acetate removes sulfamethoxazole from the samples without influencing PAH. The extraction is simple, inexpensive, and reproducible...
  42. ncbi request reprint The rabbit renotropic system
    J Areas
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D. C. 20007
    Am J Hypertens 1:152-7. 1988
    ..We conclude that the primary rabbit kidney culture assay for renotropin is highly sensitive and will be an important tool to comprehend the role of renotropin in the pathogenesis of hypertension...
  43. ncbi request reprint Comparison of Saw Palmetto (extract and whole berry) and Cernitin on prostate growth in rats
    Nadeem Talpur
    Department of Physiology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Mol Cell Biochem 250:21-6. 2003
    ..In conclusion, these studies show the ability of Saw Palmetto (whole berry and extract) and Cernitin to influence prostatic hyperplasia via effects on androgen metabolism...
  44. ncbi request reprint Overview of resistance training, diet, hormone replacement and nutritional supplements on age-related sarcopenia--a minireview
    Alexander D de los Reyes
    Department of Physiology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Res Commun Mol Pathol Pharmacol 113:159-70. 2003
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  45. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a novel chitosan formulation on fecal fat excretion: a double-blind, crossover, placebo-controlled study
    Jorge Barroso Aranda
    Oasis of Hope Hospital, Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
    J Med 33:209-25. 2002
    ..Using multiple comparisons, it was ascertained that the novel formulation containing chitosan plus psyllium husk seeds increases fecal fat excretion...
  46. ncbi request reprint Mechanistic pathways of antioxidant cytoprotection by a novel IH636 grape seed proanthocyanidin extract
    Debasis Bagchi
    Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
    Indian J Exp Biol 40:717-26. 2002
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  47. ncbi request reprint Bioefficacy of a novel calcium-potassium salt of (-)-hydroxycitric acid
    Bernard W Downs
    InterHealth Research Center, Benicia, CA, USA
    Mutat Res 579:149-62. 2005
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  48. pmc A Dietary supplement containing standardized Phaseolus vulgaris extract influences body composition of overweight men and women
    Leonardo Celleno
    Cosmetic Research Center, dell Università Cattolica di Roma, Rome, Italy
    Int J Med Sci 4:45-52. 2007
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Cellular protection with proanthocyanidins derived from grape seeds
    Debasis Bagchi
    Department of Pharmacy Services, Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions, Omaha, Nebraska 68178, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 957:260-70. 2002
    ..These results demonstrate that GSPE is highly bioavailable and may serve as a potential therapeutic tool in protecting multiple target organs from structurally diverse drug- and chemical-induced toxicity...
  50. doi request reprint Blood pressure lowering effects of niacin-bound chromium(III) (NBC) in sucrose-fed rats: renin-angiotensin system
    Nicholas V Perricone
    Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, MI 48824 136, USA
    J Inorg Biochem 102:1541-8. 2008
    ..Other findings suggest that the NO system is important in sucrose-induced BP elevations as well...
  51. ncbi request reprint Evaluating efficacy of a chitosan product using a double-blinded, placebo-controlled protocol
    Gilbert R Kaats
    Health and Medical Research Center, 4940 Broadway, Suite 201, San Antonio, TX 78209, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 25:389-94. 2006
    ..To examine the safety and efficacy of a chitosan dietary supplement on body composition under free-living conditions...
  52. ncbi request reprint Molecular mechanisms of cardioprotection by a novel grape seed proanthocyanidin extract
    Debasis Bagchi
    Department of Pharmacy Sciences, Medical Center, School of Pharmacy and Creighton University Health Professions, 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
    Mutat Res 523:87-97. 2003
    ..These results demonstrate that GSPE may serve as a potential therapeutic tool in promoting cardiovascular health via a number of novel mechanisms...
  53. ncbi request reprint Cytotoxicity and oxidative mechanisms of different forms of chromium
    Debasis Bagchi
    Department of Pharmacy Sciences, Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
    Toxicology 180:5-22. 2002
    ..The safety of chromium(III) is largely dependent on the ligand, and adequate clinical studies are warranted to demonstrate the safety and efficacy of chromium(III) for human consumption...
  54. ncbi request reprint Effects of acute and chronic oval exposure of lead on blood pressure and bone mineral density in rats
    Debasis Bagchi
    Department of Pharmacy Sciences, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
    J Inorg Biochem 99:1155-64. 2005
    ..Early accumulation of Pb over a short period was also associated with decreased BMD at the end of one year. Chelation after the initial Pb challenge at various times favorably influenced the SBP but could not prevent the lowering of BMD...
  55. ncbi request reprint Comparison of acute absorption of chromium(III) supplements
    Francis C Lau
    J Trace Elem Med Biol 21:274-5; author reply 275-6. 2007