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Concerned about stroke? A two-year study finds that vitamin E from Malaysian palm oil helps to protect brain’s white matter

The health of your brain’s white matter affects how well it learns and functions. This is also the area of the brain most often affected by stroke. Results of a two-year human clinical study published in the American Heart Association journal, Stroke, show that vitamin E tocotrienols derived from Malaysian palm oil supports white matter […]

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Carotech’s Tocomin and Tocomin SupraBio successfully obtain Non-GMO Project verification seal

Carotech, the largest and only GMP-certified tocotrienol producer in the world, has announced that it has achieved Non-GMO Project verification for its range of Tocomin and Tocomin SupraBio natural full-spectrum palm tocotrienol complex. The Non-GMO Project is an independent third-party verification program that aims to provide companies that are interested in providing their customers with […]

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“Get Healthy! With Natural, Powerful Antioxidants from Red Palm Oil – Tocotrienols and Mixed Carotenoids” seminar At Natural Products Expo West

The American Palm Oil Council and the Malaysian Palm Oil Board will jointly hold a red palm oil seminar (Dr Oz’s most miraculous find for 2013 to address the aging process) at Natural Products Expo West in Anaheim, California on March 7, 2014. With the title “Get Healthy! With Natural, Powerful Antioxidants from Red Palm […]

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Low serum levels of tocopherols and tocotrienols raise risk of cognitive impairment in Finnish older adults

A new European study with 140 Finnish elderly reported that low serum levels of all the eight forms of vitamin E (four tocopherols and four tocotrienols) are linked to an increased risk of developing cognitive impairment. According to the National Institute on Aging, Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a progressive brain disease that destroys memory and […]

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Tocomin SupraBio improves liver stiffness measurement in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

At the recently concluded Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver (APASL), a research team of medical doctors from the Philippines, led by Dr. Marilyn Arguillas shows that supplementation with Tocomin SupraBio patented and bio-enhanced full spectrum palm tocotrienol/tocopherol complex (manufactured by Carotech) at 100mg daily for three months significantly reduces liver stiffness […]

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Natural Products Insider runs feature article on tocotrienols

The September/October 2013 issue of Natural Products Insider, a leading industry publication, features a two-page article on the health benefits of vitamin E tocotrienols, supported by clinical studies. The article, written by Carotech’s Bryan See, also does a nice job of explaining the differences between vitamin E tocopherols and tocotrienols, as well as their combined […]

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Radiation-Induced Heart Disease Benefited From Tocomin SupraBio

A new study using rat model showed that Tocomin SupraBio better protects irradiated hearts against heart disease than Pentoxyfylline (PTX). Exposure to radiation especially cancer patients who received radiotherapy treatment for breast cancer or lung cancer, are at risk for radiation-induced heart disease (RIHD). Tocotrienols have been reported as a potent radioprotector in the previous […]

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Plasma Levels Of Tocopherols And Tocotrienols Help In Diagnosing Alzheimer’s Disease

Carotech Inc., the world’s largest and only GMP-certified tocotrienol/mixed carotene producer is pleased to share a follow up study that shows mixed vitamin E (tocotrienols and tocopherols) levels in the blood play an important role in the pathology of Alzheimer’s Disease. The use of combined vitamin E levels and brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) measurements […]

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