Product Name Turmeric Root Extract Curcumin Powder
Alias Name Curcuma longa
Active Ingredients Curcumin
Specification 95%
Appearance Yellow powder
Molecular Formula C21H20O6
Molecular Weight 368.4 g/mol
CAS No 458-37-7
Test Method HPLC
Origin Hunan, China
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What is Curcuma longa Extract Curcumin?

Turmeric (also known as Curcuma longa), is a flowering plant with rhizomes below the ground belonging to the ginger family. Its root has been widely used as a flavor in cooking, and it was the major compound in curries which is a well-known dish originating in India. For its commonly handle in food cooking, its special flavor, but also it may play a role as a remedy in traditional and folk medicine for curing a serious illness.

Curcumin, shown as bright yellow appearance, is a phytopolylphenol compound and extracted from the turmeric plant. It was the major bioactive substance in Curcuma longa and may offer a natural approach to treat illness.

Turmeric Extract curcumin and benefits:

Turmeric root was used as a medicine in India and TCM for more than one thousand years. It helps humans to alleviate inflammatory diseases, protect the liver, skin, and wounds. But what does modern research say about the properties of curcumin, the major active ingredient in turmeric?

Curcumin and anticancer

Curcumin is believed as one of the most potent anticancer agents in the herbal extract. The main mechanisms of its anticancer effect have been shown concerning inducing apoptosis and inhibiting proliferation and invasion of tumors by suppressing a variety of cellular signaling pathways. Studies have found curcumin may help to depress the regulation of proangiogenic genes such as VEGF and angiopoietin and a decrease in migration and invasion of endothelial cells.

References:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turmeric

https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/agricultural-and-biological-sciences/curcuma-longa

https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/Curcumin