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Past, Present and Future

Edited by María Chávarri Hueda

TECNALIA Research & Innovation

Today's society is increasingly aware of the importance of food and health. For this reason, consumers increasingly demand more products that help prevent disease. In this sense, science and technology are helping to find new bioactive compounds that, when properly administered, can provide beneficial health effects. Among these compounds are nutraceuticals, concentrated natural bioactive substances available in pills, capsules, and powders among other forms. This book comprehensively reviews and compiles information on molecules that can help prevent and treat prevalent diseases.

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NutraceuticalsPast, Present and FutureEdited by María Chávarri Hueda

Published: January 15th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78440

ISBN: 978-1-83881-162-4

Print ISBN: 978-1-83881-161-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-163-1

Copyright year: 2020

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4 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

10 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Nutraceuticals as an Alternative to Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle

By María Chávarri


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2. The Potential Role of Nutraceuticals in Inflammation and Oxidative Stress

By Sevda Inan


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3. Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis) and Honeybush (Cyclopia spp.): From Bush Teas to Potential Therapy for Cardiovascular Disease

By Shantal Windvogel


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4. Probiotics and Other Bioactive Compounds with Proven Effect against Obesity and Hypertension: Food Design Opportunities from Lulo Fruit (Solanum quitoense)

By Noelia Betoret, Leidy Indira Hinestroza, Lucía Seguí and Cristina Barrera


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5. The Bifidobacterim bifidum (BIB2) Probiotic Increased Immune System Factors in Men Sprint Athletes

By Ali Hossein Khani, Seyed Milad Mousavi Jazayeri, Elahe Ebrahimi and Ayoub Farhadi


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6. Nutraceuticals from Microbes of Marine Sources

By Charu Gupta and Dhan Prakash


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