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  1. Role of Zucchini and Its Distinctive Components in the Modulation of Degenerative Processes: Genotoxicity, Anti-Genotoxicity, Cytotoxicity and Apoptotic Effects

    Martínez Valdivieso, Damián; Font, Rafael; Fernández Bedmar, Zahira Noemí; Merinas Amo, María Tania; Gómez, Pedro; Alonso Moraga, Ángeles; Río-Celestino, Mercedes del
    Zucchini (Cucurbita pepo subsp. pepo) is a seasonal vegetable with high nutritional and medical values. Many useful properties of this fruit are attributed to bioactive compounds. Zucchini fruits (“Yellow” and “Light Green” varieties) and four distinctive components (lutein, -carotene, zeaxanthin and dehydroascorbic acid) were selected. Firstly, the lutein, -carotene, zeaxanthin and dehydroascorbic acid contents were determined in these fruits. Then, in order to evaluate the safety and suitability of their use, different assays were carried out: (i) genotoxicity and anti-genotoxicity tests to determine the safety and DNA-protection against hydrogen peroxide; (ii) cytotoxicity; and (iii) DNA fragmentation and Annexin V/PI (Propidium Iodide) assays to evaluate the pro-apoptotic effect. Results...
    (application/pdf) - 25-ene-2018

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