Inula viscosa studies by Avisco Ltd.
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Anti-oxidant activity of Avisco’s Inula viscosa extract
Summary of anti-oxidant activity study carried out in comparison to benchmark anti-oxidants BHT (synthetic) and quercetin
(a natural anti-oxidant found in green tea and other herbs)
The results show Inula viscosa extracts delay of β-Carotene degradation caused by oxidation equal or better than benchmark anti-
Anti inflammatory activity of Inula viscosa extract
Aivorex™ is the trade name for Avisco’s extract derived from the leaves of Inula viscosa.
In order to verify the biological activity of Aivorex™ as an anti-inflammatory agent, a study was conducted
using the mouse ear edema assay. Verification of the anti-inflammatory properties of Inula viscosa extract was
provided from clinical trials on Osteo-arthritis, clearly an inflammatory condition
The data shows that with a concentration as low as 2%, Aivorex™ is sufficient in reducing inflammation by as much as 60%.
High efficacy anti-fungal, anti-bacterial and anti-yeast activity
Through Avisco’s proprietary studies, Aivorex™ Avisco's Inula viscosa extract demonstrated high efficacy as growth inhibitor
of a broad spectrum of fungi, bacteria, molds, mildews and yeasts at very low concentrations.
Mode of action Vs decay causing fungi - please inquire
Chemical constituency and chemical markers
Each batch of Inula viscosa extract produced by Avisco for use in its formulations is analyzed to determine that its chemical
markers are within standardization range.
Leading chemical markers of Avisco Inula oleoresin extract include 35% tomentosin and sesquiterpenic lactones,
13.5 % bioflavanoids, 0.5% carotanoids, sterols, saponins and fatty acids
Routine Chromatography analysis are conducted for quality control
and standardization of Avisco’s Inula viscosa extract
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