FROM AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR DR GOVIND SHUKLA, NUTRITION EXPERT
Govind Shukla, Specializes in Pharmacology, Toxicology, Nutraceuticals & Herbal Drugs has published More than 50 research papers in National & International Journals. He is also a reviewer of International Journal of Pharmacology & pharmacotherapeutics, Chief editor of IJPNR Journal & Freelance Medical Writer for Different publication Groups including Lambert Academic Publishing Saarbrucken, Germany.
How Disease is prevented or Mitigated by Astaxanthin.
Astaxanthin,s antioxidant activity has been demonstrated in several studies. In some cases, astaxanthin has up to several-fold stronger free radical antioxidant activity than vitamin E and beta-carotene. The antioxidant properties of astaxanthin are believed to have a key role in several other properties such as protection against UV-light photooxidation, inflammation, cancer, ulcers Helicobacter pylori infection, ageing and age-related diseases, or the promotion of the immune response, liver function and heart, eye, joint and prostate health.