The Investigation of Antioxidant Properties of ALKAZONE® Electrolyte Antioxidant Mineral Supplement
American Journal of Biomedical and Life Sciences
Volume 5, Issue 4, August 2017, Pages: 78-81
Received: Jun. 1, 2017; Accepted: Jun. 13, 2017; Published: Jul. 20, 2017
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Authors
Jongbin Lee, Department of Technical Support, Better Health Laboratory, Hackensack, USA
Christi Sed, Department of Technical Support, Better Health Laboratory, Hackensack, USA
Gitte S. Jenson, Department of Research, Natural Immune System, Inc., Oregon, USA
William Kim, Department of Technical Support, Better Health Laboratory, Hackensack, USA
Gyehwan Park, Department of Technical Support, Better Health Laboratory, Hackensack, USA
Robert Kim, Department of Technical Support, Better Health Laboratory, Hackensack, USA
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Abstract
Antioxidants are molecules that interfere the oxidation of other molecules. Oxidation is a chemical reaction that generates free radicals, leading to chain reactions that damage cells. For years, it has been claimed that alkaline water with antioxidants can increase the antioxidant capacity, and so protect the cells from oxidative stress. But, not many publications have been documented with proven-scientific methods. This study was performed as the first step in a series of laboratory and clinical evaluations for the effects of Alkazone® Electrolyte Antioxidant Mineral Supplement. The data here in this study demonstrated that the ALKAZONE® Electrolyte Antioxidant Mineral Supplement has antiozxidant capacity, and also contributes a protective effect to living cells under oxidative stress. Further work is recommended for more elaborate cellular models, as well as in human clinical studies for anti-inflammatory activity and free radical stress.
Keywords
Antioxidants, Mineral Supplements, Alkazone Mineral Drops, Alkaline Drinking Water, Folin-Ciocalteu Assay, CAP-e Assay
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Jongbin Lee, Christi Sed, Gitte S. Jenson, William Kim, Gyehwan Park, Robert Kim, The Investigation of Antioxidant Properties of ALKAZONE® Electrolyte Antioxidant Mineral Supplement, American Journal of Biomedical and Life Sciences. Vol. 5, No. 4, 2017, pp. 78-81. doi: 10.11648/j.ajbls.20170504.14
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