Anti‐atherosclerotic effect of sinigrin in ApoE‐deficient mice

@article{Jang2015AntiatheroscleroticEO,
  title={Anti‐atherosclerotic effect of sinigrin in ApoE‐deficient mice},
  author={Yeonjeong Jang and Suhkneung Pyo},
  journal={The FASEB Journal},
  year={2015},
  volume={29}
}
Atherosclerosis is a chronic inflammatory disease initiated by vascular inflammation and monocyte recruitment in part. Sinigrin belongs to the family of glucosides found in some plants of the Brassicaceae family such as Brussels sprouts, broccoli, and the seeds of black mustard (Brassica nigra). Since sinigrin has been shown to have a variety of biological activities including anti‐inflammatory activities, we examined the effect of dietary sinigrin on atherosclerosis. 6 male ApoE –/– mice and 6… 
Sinigrin and Its Therapeutic Benefits
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This review on the therapeutic benefits of sinigrin can summarize current knowledge about this unique phytocompounds.