HP Ingredients Sponsors Anti-Inflammatory Scientific Poster Presentations at SupplySide West

Posters focus on anti-inflammatory research by Dr Juan Hancke, M.D., P.h.D., Professor at the Institute of Pharmacology, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia.

Bradenton, FL ---two scientific research under the direction of Dr Juan Hancke, M.D., P.h.D., Professor at the Institute of Pharmacology, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia and leading scientific researcher on the health benefits of Andrographis Paniculata, will be the featured at The Venetian & Sands Expo from Nov 9-11, 2005 during SupplySide West International Trade Show and Conference as part of the scientific poster exhibition.

The PARACTIN® poster presentation, by Dr Juan Hancke, entitled, “PARACTIN® exerts anti-inflammatory effects by inhibiting Nuclear Factor Kappa B (NF-B), reducing pro-inflammatory cytokines such as Interferon gamma, Interleukin-2, and reducing COX-2.” explain the mechanism of action for PARACTIN® as an anti-inflammatory ingredient at the cellular level. The scientific poster was a combination of 2 published research: (a) " PARACTIN® interferes DNA binding of NF-kB in HL-60/Neutrophils cells" was published in British Journal of Pharmacology (2005) 144, 680-686, and (b) " PARACTIN® inhibits Interferon gamma and Interleukin 2 cytokines production and protects against cell apoptosis" was published in Planta Biochemistry Molecular Biology March 3rd, 2005.

HP Ingredients, maker of patented PARACTIN® brand Andrographis Paniculata, is one of the world leaders in the development and marketing of nutraceuticals products. PARACTIN® is a patented, standardized extract of Andrographis Paniculata, a bicyclic Diterpenic Labdanes containing Andrographolide, 14-Deoxyandrographolides, and Neoandrographolides. Scientific studies have shown PARACTIN® to stimulate immune response at low doses and to activate PPAR gamma to promote healthy inflammatory response at high doses.

The scientific poster display is available for viewing at the exhibit hall starting from Wednesday noon through Friday 5pm. Dr Juan Hancke’s Presentation is on Friday, Nov 11 from noon to 1pm at The Venetian and Sands Expo. To learn more about PARACTIN® visit www.hpingredients.com. HP Ingredients will present its complete line of ingredients at their SupplySide West booth #2067.

For more information:
Annie Eng
HP Ingredients
(866) 330-4372 Ext. 2
[email protected]

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