Experts and Doctors on guaiacol in Taiwan
Chang Y, Liu C, Wu C, Chiang C, Lian J, Hsieh S. Dietary administration of zingerone to enhance growth, non-specific immune response, and resistance to Vibrio alginolyticus in Pacific white shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei) juveniles. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2012;32:284-90 pubmed publisher
..alginolyticus. Use of zingerone as appetizer and immunostimulant in shrimp is promising. ..
Hsu Y, Chen C, Hou M, Tsai E, Jong Y, Hung C, et al
. 6-Dehydrogingerdione, an active constituent of dietary ginger, induces cell cycle arrest and apoptosis through reactive oxygen species/c-Jun N-terminal kinase pathways in human breast cancer cells. Mol Nutr Food Res. 2010;54:1307-17 pubmed publisher
..Taken together, these findings suggest that a critical role for reactive oxygen species and JNK in DGE-mediated apoptosis of human breast cancer...
Chen C, Tai C, Cheng J, Zheng J, Chen Y, Liu T, et al
. 6-dehydrogingerdione sensitizes human hepatoblastoma Hep G2 cells to TRAIL-induced apoptosis via reactive oxygen species-mediated increase of DR5. J Agric Food Chem. 2010;58:5604-11 pubmed publisher
Lu Y, Hsiao G, Lin K, Hsieh M, Jayakumar T, Wu T, et al
. Cinnamophilin isolated from Cinnamomum philippinense protects against collagen degradation in human chondrocytes. Phytother Res. 2013;27:892-9 pubmed publisher
..Furthermore, these findings suggest that cinnamophilin may have the potential for chondroprotection against collagen matrix breakdown in cartilage of diseased tissues such as those found in arthritic disorders...
Lin R, Yen C, Chou T, Chiang F, Wang G, Tseng Y, et al
. Antioxidant, anti-adipocyte differentiation, antitumor activity and anthelmintic activities against Anisakis simplex and Hymenolepis nana of yakuchinone A from Alpinia oxyphylla. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2013;13:237 pubmed publisher
..Alpinia oxyphylla is a common remedy in traditional Chinese medicine. Yakuchinone A is a major constituent of A. oxyphylla and exhibits anti-inflammatory, antitumor, antibacterial, and gastric protective activities...