Inhibitory effect of mast cell-mediated immediate-type allergic reactions in rats by Spirulina. Evaluation of chemoprevention of oral cancer with Spirulina fusiformis.
Use of organic acid, herbs and their combination to improve the utilization of commercial low protein broiler diets.
Shklar G, Schwartz J. Allergy, Rhinitis, and Immunomodulation It has been well documented that Spirulina exhibits anti-inflammatory properties by inhibiting the release of histamine from mast cells [ 910 ].
Anticancer Effects It has been argued that the combined antioxidant and immune modulation characteristics of Spirulina may have a possible mechanism of tumor destruction and hence play a role in cancer prevention. National Institutes of Health describes spirulina supplements as "possibly safe", provided they are free of microcystin contamination, but "likely unsafe" especially for children if contaminated.
Antimicrobial activity and chemical composition of Thymus vulgaris, Thymus zygis and Thymus hyemalis essential oils.
Food and Chemical Toxicology. AOAC Int. Tarantino LM. The common name, spirulina, refers to the dried biomass of A. Whilst there are many animal and in vitro studies, there has been only one trial with human subjects. Kafkas Univ. Journal of Food Science and Technology.
Activation of the human innate immune system by Spirulina: In a recent randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled trial [ 11 ], individuals with allergic rhinitis were fed daily, either with placebo or Spirulina for 12 weeks. Colla L. European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology.
Effectiveness of spirulina extract plus zinc was evaluated by comparing changes in skin manifestations clinical scores and arsenic contents in urine and hair, between the placebo- and spirulina extract plus zinc-treated groups.
Schwartz J, Shklar G. The Chinese State Food and Drug Administration reported that leadmercuryand arsenic contamination was widespread in spirulina supplements marketed in China. Evidence-Based Applications of Spirulina 2.
Journal of Applied Phycology. Microalgae have been used for more than 10 years as dietary supplements without significant side-effects [ 7 ]. Abstract Views.
World Rabbit Sci. Finally, there are no high-level evidence trials on the role played by Spirulina in chronic fatigue and in antiviral applications. Dairy Sci. Regression of experimental hamster cancer by beta carotene and algae extracts.
This study looked specifically at the effects of Spirulina on oral carcinogenesis, in particular leukoplakia [ 20 ]. C-PC, a selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor, induces apoptosis in lipopolysaccharide-stimulated RAW Journal of Nutraceuticals, Functional and Medical Foods. European reference method for in vivo determination of diet digestibility in rabbits.
Because spirulina is considered a dietary supplement in the U. It has a long history of use as food and it has been reported that it has been used during the Aztec civilization [ 1 ].(Spirulina platensis) on egg yolk colour, and compare the effectiveness of Spirulina and synthetic pigment in enhancing egg yolk colour of laying hens fed on a wheat-based diet.
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Khalifa, Abdelhakeem El-Murr, Menna Allah Magdy. Partial and total replacement of fish meal by marine microalga Spirulina platensis in the diet of Pacific white shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei: Growth, digestive enzyme activities, fatty acid composition and responses to ammonia and hypoxia stressCited by: 5.