Torrance, California (PressExposure) August 08, 2009 -- Astaxanthin is the most potent antioxidant found in animal cells and endows plenty of benefits that are suggested by sufficient recent scientific studies published. One of those studies sheds light on remarkable useful effects of astaxanthin and claims that "It is strongly suggested that treatment with Astaxanthin may be effective for degeneration of nerve cells as it helps against antioxidant damage to cells. It also reports that Astaxanthin is a potential candidate for natural brain food" this is stated as found in study by Liu X and Osawa T in 2009 published in Forum Nutr.
Another recent study of February, 2009 published in FASEB J and conducted by Shen H and his colleague shows that "Astaxanthin can reduce injury to brain tissues by lack of oxygen supply and can also diminish brain cell death."
Other researches that are conducted to find out the antioxidant like useful effects of Astaxanthin proved the positive effects of Astaxanthin on vascular system and support its remarkable work against oxidative stress and inflammation.
Research studies also prove "Its preventive effects on biologic cell death." This statement is referenced by study done by Ikeda and his companions in 2009.
Astaxanthin is also used as food supplement for human. It is evident that Astaxanthin is 10 times more capable than other carotenoids as a powerful antioxidant and due to its property it may be beneficial for heart health, body's natural defense mechanism and also in inflammatory conditions.
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