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Multivariate optimization for extraction of 2-methylimidazole and 4-methylimidazole from acai-based food products using polymeric ionic liquid-based sorbent coatings in solid-phase microextraction coupled to gas chromatography-mass spectrometry.
Nascimento LES, Thapa B, Oliveira WDS, Rodrigues PR, Godoy HT, Anderson JL. Nascimento LES, et al. Food Chem. 2024 Jun 30;444:138593. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2024.138593. Epub 2024 Feb 1. Food Chem. 2024. PMID: 38310774
In this study, polymeric ionic liquids featuring different functional moieties were applied as sorbent coatings in direct-immersion solid-phase microextraction (DI-SPME) for the extraction of 2-methylimidazole (2-MI) and 4-methylimidazole (4-MI) from acai-based food produc …
In this study, polymeric ionic liquids featuring different functional moieties were applied as sorbent coatings in direct-immersion solid-ph …
A new edible coating of fish gelatin incorporated into acai oil to increase the post-harvest shelf life of tomatoes.
da Silva ACP, Barbosa JR, da Silva Araújo C, Sousa Batista JT, Xavier Neves EMP, Pereira Cardoso DN, Peixoto Joele MRS, de Fátima Henriques Lourenço L. da Silva ACP, et al. Food Chem. 2024 Apr 16;438:138047. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2023.138047. Epub 2023 Nov 24. Food Chem. 2024. PMID: 38007951
Acai oil (Euterpe oleracea) is a new active ingredient, originating from the Amazon Forest, which offers numerous benefits as an antioxidant and antimicrobial agent. ...The optimized viscosity and gel strength conditions were 5.40 % gelatin, 17.25 % acai
Acai oil (Euterpe oleracea) is a new active ingredient, originating from the Amazon Forest, which offers numerous benef
Safety Assessment of Palm-Derived Ingredients as Used in Cosmetics.
Johnson W Jr, Bergfeld WF, Belsito DV, Klaassen CD, Liebler DC, Marks JG Jr, Peterson LA, Shank RC, Slaga TJ, Snyder PW, Fiume M, Heldreth B. Johnson W Jr, et al. Int J Toxicol. 2024 Mar 14:10915818241237797. doi: 10.1177/10915818241237797. Online ahead of print. Int J Toxicol. 2024. PMID: 38485254
The Expert Panel for Cosmetic Ingredient Safety (Panel) reviewed the safety of 8 palm tree (Euterpe edulis (jucara) and Euterpe oleracea (acai))-derived ingredients as used in cosmetic products; these ingredients are reported to function mostly as skin condit …
The Expert Panel for Cosmetic Ingredient Safety (Panel) reviewed the safety of 8 palm tree (Euterpe edulis (jucara) and Euterpe ol
Acai Flan, A Functional Food with Lacticaseibacillus rhamnosus HN001 Probiotic: Physicochemical Characteristics, Probiotic Survival, Sensory Acceptance and Consumer Perception.
Anselmo PT, Sabino BC, Rosolém CP, de Melo Rodrigues MS, Silva JR, Guergoletto KB, Pimentel TC, Benis CM, Spinosa WA, Costa GN. Anselmo PT, et al. Food Technol Biotechnol. 2024 Mar;62(1):72-77. doi: 10.17113/ftb.62.01.24.8208. Food Technol Biotechnol. 2024. PMID: 38601960 Free PMC article.
RESEARCH BACKGROUND: Acai berry is rich in antioxidant compounds and is therefore closely associated with beneficial health effects. ...Therefore, combining this information with marketing strategies that inform consumers about the benefits of the product can further impro …
RESEARCH BACKGROUND: Acai berry is rich in antioxidant compounds and is therefore closely associated with beneficial health effects. …
Dilute-and-shoot approach combined with in-situ formed metal-containing ionic liquids for extraction of benzophenone and related compounds from acai-based food products.
Silva Nascimento LE, da Silva Oliveira W, Mujtaba Abbasi N, Teixeira Godoy H, Anderson JL. Silva Nascimento LE, et al. J Chromatogr A. 2024 Feb 22;1717:464686. doi: 10.1016/j.chroma.2024.464686. Epub 2024 Jan 27. J Chromatogr A. 2024. PMID: 38310697
For the first time, benzophenone and related compounds were investigated in acai-based food products. An extraction method based on the dilute-and-shoot approach, combined with the use of in-situ formed metal-containing ionic liquids (MCILs) followed by high-performance li …
For the first time, benzophenone and related compounds were investigated in acai-based food products. An extraction method based on t …
The Microbial Community Structure in the Rhizosphere of Theobroma cacao L. and Euterpe oleracea Mart. Is Influenced by Agriculture System in the Brazilian Amazon.
Sousa RDSDR, Lima GVS, Garcias JT, Gomes GO, Mateus JR, Madeira LDPDS, Seldin L, Rogez HLG, Marques JM. Sousa RDSDR, et al. Microorganisms. 2024 Feb 17;12(2):398. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms12020398. Microorganisms. 2024. PMID: 38399802 Free PMC article.
This study tested the hypothesis that cocoa monoculture (MS) and cocoa-acai agroforestry systems (AFS) may influence the microbial community structure and populations of plant growth-promoting bacteria (PGPR). ...To achieve this, the rhizosphere microbial community of coco …
This study tested the hypothesis that cocoa monoculture (MS) and cocoa-acai agroforestry systems (AFS) may influence the microbial co …
A polyphenol-rich acai seed extract protects against 5-fluorouracil-induced intestinal mucositis in mice through the TLR-4/MyD88/PI3K/mTOR/NF-kappaBp65 signaling pathway.
Monteiro CEDS, de Cerqueira Fiorio B, Silva FGO, de Fathima Felipe de Souza M, Franco ÁX, Lima MAS, Sales TMAL, Mendes TS, Havt A, Barbosa ALR, Resende ÂC, de Moura RS, de Souza MHLP, Soares PMG. Monteiro CEDS, et al. Nutr Res. 2024 Feb 3;125:1-15. doi: 10.1016/j.nutres.2024.01.017. Online ahead of print. Nutr Res. 2024. PMID: 38428258
Acai seed extract (ASE) is obtained from Euterpe oleracea Mart. (acai) plant (Amazon region) has high nutritional and functional value. ...
Acai seed extract (ASE) is obtained from Euterpe oleracea Mart. (acai) plant (Amazon region) has high nutritiona
Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) green synthesis of silver nanoparticles: antimicrobial efficacy and ecotoxicological assessment.
Taipe Huisa AJ, Estrella Josende M, Gelesky MA, Fernandes Ramos D, López G, Bernardi F, Monserrat JM. Taipe Huisa AJ, et al. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2024 Feb;31(8):12005-12018. doi: 10.1007/s11356-024-31949-3. Epub 2024 Jan 16. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2024. PMID: 38227263
Our study presents a simple one-step synthesis process for obtaining AgNP using an aqueous extract of Amazonian fruit acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) as the reducing and stabilizing agents. ...In conclusion, our study not only showcased the potential of acai
Our study presents a simple one-step synthesis process for obtaining AgNP using an aqueous extract of Amazonian fruit acai (Euterp
Amazonian palm tree fruits: From nutritional value to diversity of new food products.
Amorim IS, Amorim DS, Godoy HT, Mariutti LRB, Chisté RC, da Silva Pena R, Bogusz Junior S, Chim JF. Amorim IS, et al. Heliyon. 2024 Jan 6;10(2):e24054. doi: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2024.e24054. eCollection 2024 Jan 30. Heliyon. 2024. PMID: 38288015 Free PMC article. Review.
This review highlights four fruits of Amazonian palm trees that are still little explored by the food industry: acai (Euterpe oleracea), pupunha (Bactris gasipaes), buriti (Mauritia flexuosa), and tucuma (Astrocaryum aculeatum). ...
This review highlights four fruits of Amazonian palm trees that are still little explored by the food industry: acai (Euterpe
Combining surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy and paper spray mass spectrometry for the identification and confirmation of psychotropic substances in alcoholic beverages.
Jurisch M, Fantini C, Augusti R, Almeida MR. Jurisch M, et al. J Mass Spectrom. 2024 Jan;59(1):e4997. doi: 10.1002/jms.4997. J Mass Spectrom. 2024. PMID: 38146219
To study and investigate this criminal practice, pharmaceutical formulations containing distinct psychotropic substances (zolpidem, clonazepam, diazepam, and ketamine) were added to drinks typically consumed at parties and festivals (Pilsen beer, acai Catuaba, gin tonic, a …
To study and investigate this criminal practice, pharmaceutical formulations containing distinct psychotropic substances (zolpidem, clonazep …
Acai pulp improves cognition and insulin sensitivity in obese mice.
Medina Dos Santos N, Batista ÂG, Padilha Mendonça MC, Figueiredo Angolini CF, Grimaldi R, Pastore GM, Sartori CR, Alice da Cruz-Höfling M, Maróstica Júnior MR. Medina Dos Santos N, et al. Nutr Neurosci. 2024 Jan;27(1):55-65. doi: 10.1080/1028415X.2022.2158931. Epub 2023 Jan 10. Nutr Neurosci. 2024. PMID: 36625400
(Poly)phenol compounds are under study for its role in protecting effects against neural injuries and degeneration. Here, we investigated the effect of Amazonian acai pulp (AP) intake in the prevention of memory and cognitive impairment resulting from a high-fat diet intak …
(Poly)phenol compounds are under study for its role in protecting effects against neural injuries and degeneration. Here, we investigated th …
Comparing the effects of Cyperus esculentus hydroethanolic extract and Euterpe oleracea on reproductive efficacy against cadmium-induced testicular toxicity in male rats.
Khafaji SS. Khafaji SS. J Adv Vet Anim Res. 2023 Dec 27;10(4):685-695. doi: 10.5455/javar.2023.j724. eCollection 2023 Dec. J Adv Vet Anim Res. 2023. PMID: 38370884 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVE: Cadmium chloride (CdCl(2)) is an environmentally toxic pollutant that can cause reprotoxicity. Cyperus esculentus and Euterpe oleracea are potent antioxidant plants currently used to counteract the action of harmful pollutants. ...
OBJECTIVE: Cadmium chloride (CdCl(2)) is an environmentally toxic pollutant that can cause reprotoxicity. Cyperus esculentus and Euterpe
The Effect of Type of Vegetable Fat and Addition of Antioxidant Components on the Physicochemical Properties of a Pea-Based Meat Analogue.
Kołodziejczak K, Onopiuk A, Szpicer A, Poltorak A. Kołodziejczak K, et al. Foods. 2023 Dec 24;13(1):71. doi: 10.3390/foods13010071. Foods. 2023. PMID: 38201099 Free PMC article.
This study investigated the effect of the type of vegetable fat and ingredients with antioxidant activity on the properties of a meat analogue based on textured pea protein. The possibility of using acai oil (AO), canola oil (CO) and olive oil (OO); propolis extract (P); b …
This study investigated the effect of the type of vegetable fat and ingredients with antioxidant activity on the properties of a meat analog …
Exotic fruits patents trends: An overview based on technological prospection with a focus on Amazonian.
Rodrigues LAP, Nunes DDG, Hodel KVS, Viana JD, Silva EP, Soares MBP. Rodrigues LAP, et al. Heliyon. 2023 Nov 4;9(12):e22060. doi: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2023.e22060. eCollection 2023 Dec. Heliyon. 2023. PMID: 38046170 Free PMC article.
A prospecting strategy conducted focusing on patents was used to investigate the application of the following fruits: Euterpe oleracea, Oenocarpus bacaba, Caryocar brasiliense, Garcinia gardneriana, Nephelium lappaceum, and Astrocaryum vulgare. ...
A prospecting strategy conducted focusing on patents was used to investigate the application of the following fruits: Euterpe oler
Non-thermal technologies for the conservation of acai pulp and derived products: A comprehensive review.
Silva Amorim D, Silva Amorim I, Campos Chisté R, André Narciso Fernandes F, Regina Barros Mariutti L, Teixeira Godoy H, Rosane Barboza Mendonça C. Silva Amorim D, et al. Food Res Int. 2023 Dec;174(Pt 1):113575. doi: 10.1016/j.foodres.2023.113575. Epub 2023 Oct 10. Food Res Int. 2023. PMID: 37986445 Review.
Acai (Euterpe oleracea) is one of the main sustainable extractive crops in the Amazon region, widely consumed by the local population and a significant export product. ...The discussion compares these technologies with pasteurization, the current main technol
Acai (Euterpe oleracea) is one of the main sustainable extractive crops in the Amazon region, widely consumed by the lo
An integrative review of Acai (Euterpe oleracea and Euterpe precatoria): Traditional uses, phytochemical composition, market trends, and emerging applications.
Silveira JTD, Rosa APCD, Morais MG, Victoria FN, Costa JAV. Silveira JTD, et al. Food Res Int. 2023 Nov;173(Pt 1):113304. doi: 10.1016/j.foodres.2023.113304. Epub 2023 Aug 1. Food Res Int. 2023. PMID: 37803612 Review.
The increasing trade and popularity of acai prompt this review. Therefore, it is imperative to provide an overview of the fruit's characteristics and the available data on its marketing, research, and products derived from its pulp and seeds to comprehend the current state …
The increasing trade and popularity of acai prompt this review. Therefore, it is imperative to provide an overview of the fruit's cha …
Influence of spontaneous and inoculated fermentation of acai on simulated digestion, antioxidant capacity and cytotoxic activity.
Lais Alves Almeida Nascimento A, Sampaio da Silveira de Souza M, Lorrane Rodrigues Borges L, Renon Eller M, Augusto Ribeiro de Barros F, Correa Mendonça A, Azevedo L, Araújo Vieira do Carmo M, Dos Santos Lima A, da Silva Cruz L, Abranches Dias Castro G, Antonio Fernandes S, Cesar Stringheta P. Lais Alves Almeida Nascimento A, et al. Food Res Int. 2023 Nov;173(Pt 1):113222. doi: 10.1016/j.foodres.2023.113222. Epub 2023 Jul 5. Food Res Int. 2023. PMID: 37803540
This work describes the kinetic study of different types (spontaneous, lactic and alcoholic) of acai fermentation in terms of total phenolics and total anthocyanins, as well as antioxidant capacity, before and after simulated digestion (SD). ...The SF 24 h (10.16 1.25 mumo …
This work describes the kinetic study of different types (spontaneous, lactic and alcoholic) of acai fermentation in terms of total p …
"Bunch of acai berries sign": a new radiological sign in patients with CNS involvement in Chagas disease.
Fonseca APA, de Melo RFQ, Menezes T, Soares CMA, Rodrigues V, Alves RPM, Pincerato RCM, Roca F, da Rocha AJ. Fonseca APA, et al. Neuroradiology. 2023 Nov;65(11):1665-1668. doi: 10.1007/s00234-023-03181-2. Epub 2023 Jun 14. Neuroradiology. 2023. PMID: 37311984
The imaging findings were similar, highlighting the presence of focal cerebral lesions with hypointensity on T2-WI, and these lesions assume a "bunch of acai berries appearance", a fruit involved in the transmission of T. cruzi. ...
The imaging findings were similar, highlighting the presence of focal cerebral lesions with hypointensity on T2-WI, and these lesions assume …
Effects of Lyophilized Acai (Euterpe oleracea) Supplementation on Oxidative Damage and Intestinal Histology in Juvenile Shrimp Penaeus vannamei Reared in Biofloc Systems.
Colombo GM, Marreiro Gomes RM, Muñoz Buitrago SA, Buitrago Ramírez JR, de Sousa Araujo AC, Silva Oliveira FP, Pedrosa VF, Romano LA, Tesser M, Wasielesky W, Monserrat JM. Colombo GM, et al. Animals (Basel). 2023 Oct 20;13(20):3282. doi: 10.3390/ani13203282. Animals (Basel). 2023. PMID: 37894006 Free PMC article.
The objective of this was to evaluate the ability of bioflocs to assimilate and transfer antioxidant compounds present in acai Euterpe oleracea to juvenile Penaeus vannamei shrimp grown in a biofloc system. ...The bioflocs and hepatopancreas lost their antiox …
The objective of this was to evaluate the ability of bioflocs to assimilate and transfer antioxidant compounds present in acai Eut
Outstanding adsorption capacity of iron oxide synthesized with extract of acai berry residue: kinetic, isotherm, and thermodynamic study for dye removal.
De Souza APN, Sánchez DR, Alzamora M, Colaço MV, de Souza MAV, De Gois JS, Senra JD, Carvalho NMF. De Souza APN, et al. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2023 Oct;30(50):109423-109437. doi: 10.1007/s11356-023-29872-0. Epub 2023 Sep 29. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2023. PMID: 37775630
Herein, iron oxide-based nanomaterial composed of Fe(III)-OOH and Fe(II/III) bound to proanthocyanidins, with particles in the order of 20 nm, was prepared by green synthesis assisted by extract of acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) berry seeds from an agro-indust …
Herein, iron oxide-based nanomaterial composed of Fe(III)-OOH and Fe(II/III) bound to proanthocyanidins, with particles in the order of 20 n …
Evidence for the Beneficial Effects of Brazilian Native Fruits and Their By-Products on Human Intestinal Microbiota and Repercussions on Non-Communicable Chronic Diseases-A Review.
Lima MDC, do Nascimento HMA, da Silva JYP, de Brito Alves JL, de Souza EL. Lima MDC, et al. Foods. 2023 Sep 19;12(18):3491. doi: 10.3390/foods12183491. Foods. 2023. PMID: 37761200 Free PMC article. Review.
Mechanisms of intestinal microbiota affecting NCD could be linked to the modulation of absorption and energy balance, immune and endocrine systems, and inflammatory response. Brazilian native fruits, such as acerola, acai, baru, buriti, guava, jabuticaba, jucara, and passi …
Mechanisms of intestinal microbiota affecting NCD could be linked to the modulation of absorption and energy balance, immune and endocrine s …
Microbiological evaluation of homemade mayonnaise and self-serve acai sold in Araguaina, Tocantins.
Paiva MJM, Silva MLR, Alcantara MR, Santos FBS, Costa JVR, Diogo RF, Silva LTF, Santos AL, Guedes EHS, Vellano PO, Magalhães CCRGN, Damasceno IAM. Paiva MJM, et al. Braz J Biol. 2023 Sep 18;83:e275603. doi: 10.1590/1519-6984.275603. eCollection 2023. Braz J Biol. 2023. PMID: 37729317 Free article.
In this study, samples of homemade spiced mayonnaise and self-serve acai sold in the city of Araguaina, Tocantins, Brazil were analyzed for microbiological contaminants. ...The collected samples of mayonnaise and acai were contaminated with molds and yeasts above th …
In this study, samples of homemade spiced mayonnaise and self-serve acai sold in the city of Araguaina, Tocantins, Brazil were analyz …
Acai Seeds (Euterpe oleracea Mart) Are Agroindustrial Waste with High Potential to Produce Low-Cost Substrates after Acid Hydrolysis.
Igreja WS, da Silva Martins LH, de Almeida RR, de Oliveira JAR, Lopes AS, Chisté RC. Igreja WS, et al. Molecules. 2023 Sep 16;28(18):6661. doi: 10.3390/molecules28186661. Molecules. 2023. PMID: 37764435 Free PMC article.
Acai seeds have been discarded improperly around the Amazonia region, but they can be seen as promising low-cost substrates for fermentation processes. The structural carbohydrates and physicochemical characterization of acai seeds from the Amazonia were assessed fo
Acai seeds have been discarded improperly around the Amazonia region, but they can be seen as promising low-cost substrates for ferme
Developing a Biodegradable Film for Packaging with Lignocellulosic Materials from the Amazonian Biodiversity.
Silva DW, Batista FG, Scatolino MV, Mascarenhas ARP, De Medeiros DT, Tonoli GHD, Lazo DAÁ, Caselli FTR, de Souza TM, Alves Junior FT. Silva DW, et al. Polymers (Basel). 2023 Sep 4;15(17):3646. doi: 10.3390/polym15173646. Polymers (Basel). 2023. PMID: 37688272 Free PMC article.
The MFC/NFC were obtained by mechanical fibrillation from fibers of acai seeds (Euterpe oleracea), titica vine (Heteropsis flexuosa), and commercial pulps of Eucalyptus sp. for comparison. The fibrillation of the titica vine culminated in higher energy expend …
The MFC/NFC were obtained by mechanical fibrillation from fibers of acai seeds (Euterpe oleracea), titica vine (Heterop …
Acai berry ameliorates cognitive impairment by inhibiting NLRP3/ASC/CASP axis in STZ-induced diabetic neuropathy in mice.
Impellizzeri D, Siracusa R, D'Amico R, Fusco R, Cordaro M, Cuzzocrea S, Di Paola R. Impellizzeri D, et al. J Neurophysiol. 2023 Sep 1;130(3):671-683. doi: 10.1152/jn.00239.2023. Epub 2023 Aug 16. J Neurophysiol. 2023. PMID: 37584088
Based on these considerations, the objective of this study was to examine the beneficial properties of acai berry in a mouse model of DPN generated by injection of streptozotocin (STZ). Acai berry was given orally to diabetic and control mice every day beginning 2 w …
Based on these considerations, the objective of this study was to examine the beneficial properties of acai berry in a mouse model of …
Euterpe oleracea extract (acai) exhibits cardioprotective effects after chemotherapy treatment in a breast cancer model.
Alessandra-Perini J, Machado DE, Palmero CY, Claudino MC, de Moura RS, Palumbo Junior A, Perini JA, Nasciutti LE. Alessandra-Perini J, et al. BMC Complement Med Ther. 2023 Aug 25;23(1):301. doi: 10.1186/s12906-023-04104-7. BMC Complement Med Ther. 2023. PMID: 37626388 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Acai, a Brazilian native fruit, has already been demonstrated to play a role in the progress of breast cancer and cardiotoxicity promoted by chemotherapy agents. Thus, the present study aimed to evaluate the combined use of acai and the FAC-D chemotherap …
BACKGROUND: Acai, a Brazilian native fruit, has already been demonstrated to play a role in the progress of breast cancer and cardiot …
Green Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles with Curcumin or Acai in the Tissue Repair of Palatal Wounds.
Thirupathi A, Guzzatti MFM, Corrêa MEAB, Venturini LM, Casagrande LR, Lima IR, Da Costa C, De Pieri E, Tietbohl LTW, Feuser PE, Machado-de-Ávila RA, Gu Y, Silveira PCL. Thirupathi A, et al. Antioxidants (Basel). 2023 Aug 7;12(8):1574. doi: 10.3390/antiox12081574. Antioxidants (Basel). 2023. PMID: 37627569 Free PMC article.
This study aimed to evaluate and compare the effects of treatment with gold nanoparticles (GNPs) reduced with Curcumin (Curcuma longa L.) or Acai (Euterpe oleracea) to a standard commercial treatment of the pharmacological type (Omcilon()) and an electrophysi …
This study aimed to evaluate and compare the effects of treatment with gold nanoparticles (GNPs) reduced with Curcumin (Curcuma longa L.) or …
What We Know about Euterpe Genus and Neuroprotection: A Scoping Review.
Da Silva IO, Crespo-Lopez ME, Augusto-Oliveira M, Arrifano GP, Ramos-Nunes NR, Gomes EB, da Silva FRP, de Sousa AA, Leal ALAB, Damasceno HC, de Oliveira ACA, Souza-Monteiro JR. Da Silva IO, et al. Nutrients. 2023 Jul 19;15(14):3189. doi: 10.3390/nu15143189. Nutrients. 2023. PMID: 37513607 Free PMC article. Review.
The Euterpe genus (mainly Euterpe oleracea Martius, Euterpe precatoria Martius, and Euterpe edulis Martius) has recently gained commercial and scientific notoriety due to the high nutritional value of its fruits, which are rich in polyphenols (phenolic acids and ant …
The Euterpe genus (mainly Euterpe oleracea Martius, Euterpe precatoria Martius, and Euterpe edulis Martius) has recently gaine …
Potential of agro-industrial residues from the Amazon region to produce activated carbon.
Nobre JRC, Queiroz LS, Castro JP, Pego MFF, Hugen LN, Costa CEFD, Pardauil JJR, Nascimento LASD, Rocha Filho GND, Zamian JR, Souza EC, Bianchi ML. Nobre JRC, et al. Heliyon. 2023 Jul 6;9(7):e17189. doi: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2023.e17189. eCollection 2023 Jul. Heliyon. 2023. PMID: 37483770 Free PMC article.
Therefore, the aim of this work was to evaluate the potential of four different biomasses in the preparation and quality of activated carbon. Residues from the processing of the fruits of acai, babassu, Brazil nut, and oil palm were collected, characterized, carbonized, ph …
Therefore, the aim of this work was to evaluate the potential of four different biomasses in the preparation and quality of activated carbon …
Euterpe oleracea Mart. (Acai) seed extract improves physical performance in old rats by restoring vascular function and oxidative status and activating mitochondrial muscle biogenesis.
de Andrade Soares R, Cardoso de Oliveira B, Dos Santos Ferreira F, Pontes de Menezes M, Henrique Romão M, Freitas de Bem G, Nascimento ALR, José de Carvalho J, Aguiar da Costa C, Teixeira Ognibene D, Soares de Moura R, Castro Resende A. de Andrade Soares R, et al. J Pharm Pharmacol. 2023 Jul 5;75(7):969-984. doi: 10.1093/jpp/rgad040. J Pharm Pharmacol. 2023. PMID: 37163766
OBJECTIVES: Alterations in cardiovascular and skeletal muscle function are hallmarks of ageing that lead to exercise intolerance. We aimed to examine whether the treatment with Euterpe oleracea Mart. seed extract (ASE) associated with exercise training improves aero …
OBJECTIVES: Alterations in cardiovascular and skeletal muscle function are hallmarks of ageing that lead to exercise intolerance. We aimed t …
Biotransformation of 1-nitro-2-phenylethane [Formula: see text] 2-phenylethanol from fungi species of the Amazon biome: an experimental and theoretical analysis.
Dos Santos NSS, Fonseca S, Almeida FF, Belo E, Siqueira M, Dos Santos Niculau E, Silva S, Santos DA, Provasi PF, Andrade-Filho T, Gester R, Cunha AR. Dos Santos NSS, et al. J Mol Model. 2023 Jul 4;29(8):223. doi: 10.1007/s00894-023-05595-4. J Mol Model. 2023. PMID: 37402028
Thus, this work discusses about the extraction procedure of 1-nitro-2-phenylethane (1N2PE) from Aniba canelilla, its biotransformation setup into 2-phenylethanol (2PE) using four fungi, Lasiodiplodia caatinguensis (phytopathogenic fungus from Citrus sinensis), Colletotrichum sp. …
Thus, this work discusses about the extraction procedure of 1-nitro-2-phenylethane (1N2PE) from Aniba canelilla, its biotransformation setup …
Acute Chagas disease associated with ingestion of contaminated food in Brazilian western Amazon.
de Sousa DRT, de Oliveira Guerra JA, Ortiz JV, do Nascimento Couceiro K, da Silva E Silva MRH, Jorge Brandão AR, Guevara E, Arcanjo ARL, de Oliveira Júnior EF, Smith-Doria S, Mwangi VI, Morais RF, Silva GAV, Molina I, Silveira H, Ferreira JMBB, Guerra MDGVB. de Sousa DRT, et al. Trop Med Int Health. 2023 Jul;28(7):541-550. doi: 10.1111/tmi.13899. Epub 2023 Jun 5. Trop Med Int Health. 2023. PMID: 37278113
The transmission pathway was through oral route, with probable contaminated palm fruit juice (acai and/or papatua), and involved people from the same family, friends or neighbours. ...
The transmission pathway was through oral route, with probable contaminated palm fruit juice (acai and/or papatua), and involved peop …
Preparation of Hard Palm Seeds for Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization-Imaging Mass Spectrometry Analysis.
Martins GR, Brum FL, da Silva DMMC, Barbosa LC, Mohana-Borges R, da Silva AS. Martins GR, et al. J Vis Exp. 2023 Jun 30;(196). doi: 10.3791/65650. J Vis Exp. 2023. PMID: 37458441
In this sense, previously, we developed a sample preparation protocol to obtain thin sections of Euterpe oleracea (acai palm) hard seeds, enabling their molecular mapping by MALDI-IMS. ...
In this sense, previously, we developed a sample preparation protocol to obtain thin sections of Euterpe oleracea (acai
Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) Seed Oil Exerts a Cytotoxic Role over Colorectal Cancer Cells: Insights of Annexin A2 Regulation and Molecular Modeling.
da Silva MACN, Tessmann JW, Borges KRA, Wolff LAS, Botelho FD, Vieira LA, Morgado-Diaz JA, Franca TCC, Barbosa MDCL, Nascimento MDDSB, Rocha MR, de Carvalho JE. da Silva MACN, et al. Metabolites. 2023 Jun 25;13(7):789. doi: 10.3390/metabo13070789. Metabolites. 2023. PMID: 37512496 Free PMC article.
Acai, Euterpe oleracea Mart., is a native plant from the Amazonian and is rich in several phytochemicals with anti-tumor activities. ...Acai seed oil induced increased apoptosis in CACO-2 and HCT-116 cells and interfered with the cell cycle. ...
Acai, Euterpe oleracea Mart., is a native plant from the Amazonian and is rich in several phytochemicals with anti-tumo
Bioactive Compounds Intake of the Brazilian Population According to Geographic Region.
Carnauba RA, Sarti FM, Hassimotto NMA, Lajolo FM. Carnauba RA, et al. Plants (Basel). 2023 Jun 22;12(13):2414. doi: 10.3390/plants12132414. Plants (Basel). 2023. PMID: 37446975 Free PMC article.
Tea was the main supplier of total polyphenol intake in the South, whereas coffee contributed the most to total polyphenol intake in other Brazilian regions. Acai, caja juice, mango and corn were important suppliers of carotenoid intake in the North and Northeast. ...
Tea was the main supplier of total polyphenol intake in the South, whereas coffee contributed the most to total polyphenol intake in other B …
Selected Textural and Electrochemical Properties of Nanocomposite Fillers Based on the Mixture of Rose Clay/Hydroxyapatite/Nanosilica for Cosmetic Applications.
Paientko V, Oranska OI, Gun'ko VM, Skwarek E. Paientko V, et al. Molecules. 2023 Jun 16;28(12):4820. doi: 10.3390/molecules28124820. Molecules. 2023. PMID: 37375377 Free PMC article.
In order to improve the properties and characteristics of rose clay composites with acai, hydroxyapatite (HA), and nanosilica, the systems were mechanically treated. ...The toxicity level of the ingredients and release of anthocyanins as bioactive substances from acai
In order to improve the properties and characteristics of rose clay composites with acai, hydroxyapatite (HA), and nanosilica, the sy …
Preparation, characterization, identification, and antioxidant properties of fermented acai (Euterpe oleracea).
Liu WY, Wang X, Ren J, Zheng CD, Wu HS, Meng FT, Ling K, Qi XY, Zhou M, Wang Y, Gu RZ, Han LJ, Zhang YJ. Liu WY, et al. Food Sci Nutr. 2023 Feb 28;11(6):2925-2941. doi: 10.1002/fsn3.3274. eCollection 2023 Jun. Food Sci Nutr. 2023. PMID: 37324839 Free PMC article.
Fermentation technology was used to prepare the acai (Euterpe oleracea) fermentation liquid. The optimal fermentation parameters included a strain ratio of Lactobacillus paracasei: Leuconostoc mesenteroides: Lactobacillus plantarum = 0.5:1:1.5, a fermentation …
Fermentation technology was used to prepare the acai (Euterpe oleracea) fermentation liquid. The optimal fermentation p …
Valorization Alternatives of Tropical Forest Fruits Based on the Acai (Euterpe oleracea) Processing in Small Communities.
Garcia-Vallejo MC, Poveda-Giraldo JA, Cardona Alzate CA. Garcia-Vallejo MC, et al. Foods. 2023 Jun 1;12(11):2229. doi: 10.3390/foods12112229. Foods. 2023. PMID: 37297474 Free PMC article.
On the other hand, the processing of single acai (Sc. 1) presented the lowest capital costs (1.37 M-USD) and operating costs (0.89 M-USD/year). However, all scenarios showed techno-economic feasibility and demonstrated the potential of these fruits to valorize the acai
On the other hand, the processing of single acai (Sc. 1) presented the lowest capital costs (1.37 M-USD) and operating costs (0.89 M- …
Kinetic Profile of Urine Metabolites after Acute Intake of a Phenolic Compounds-Rich Juice of Juçara (Euterpe edulis Mart.) and Antioxidant Capacity in Serum and Erythrocytes: A Human Study.
Cardoso AL, Teixeira LL, Hassimotto NMA, Baptista SL, Copetti CLK, Rieger DK, Vieira FGK, Micke GA, Vitali L, Assis MAA, Schulz M, Fett R, Silva ELD, Pietro PFD. Cardoso AL, et al. Int J Mol Sci. 2023 May 31;24(11):9555. doi: 10.3390/ijms24119555. Int J Mol Sci. 2023. PMID: 37298506 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
The jucara palm tree produces a small spherical and black-purple fruit similar to acai. It is rich in phenolic compounds, especially anthocyanins. ...
The jucara palm tree produces a small spherical and black-purple fruit similar to acai. It is rich in phenolic compounds, especially …
Elucidating the Mesocarp Drupe Transcriptome of Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.): An Amazonian Tree Palm Producer of Bioactive Compounds.
Darnet E, Teixeira B, Schaller H, Rogez H, Darnet S. Darnet E, et al. Int J Mol Sci. 2023 May 26;24(11):9315. doi: 10.3390/ijms24119315. Int J Mol Sci. 2023. PMID: 37298279 Free PMC article.
Euterpe oleracea palm, endemic to the Amazon region, is well known for acai, a fruit violet beverage with nutritional and medicinal properties. ...The release of this exhaustively annotated molecular dataset of E. oleracea constitutes a valuable tool for furt
Euterpe oleracea palm, endemic to the Amazon region, is well known for acai, a fruit violet beverage with nutritional a
Molecular targets for anti-oxidative protection of acai berry against diabetes myocardial ischemia/reperfusion injury.
Impellizzeri D, Cordaro M, Siracusa R, Fusco R, Peritore AF, Gugliandolo E, Genovese T, Crupi R, Interdonato L, Evangelista M, Di Paola R, Cuzzocrea S, D'Amico R. Impellizzeri D, et al. Free Radic Res. 2023 May;57(5):339-352. doi: 10.1080/10715762.2023.2243032. Epub 2023 Aug 26. Free Radic Res. 2023. PMID: 37609799
Moreover, acai administrations reduced inflammatory and oxidative response, modulating Nf-kB and Nrf2 pathways. These results suggest that acai berry supplementation could represent a useful strategy for pathological events associated to MIRI....
Moreover, acai administrations reduced inflammatory and oxidative response, modulating Nf-kB and Nrf2 pathways. These results suggest …
Plant extracts have dual mechanism on the protection against dentine erosion: action on the dentine substrate and modification of the salivary pellicle.
Niemeyer SH, Baumann T, Lussi A, Scaramucci T, Carvalho TS. Niemeyer SH, et al. Sci Rep. 2023 May 1;13(1):7089. doi: 10.1038/s41598-023-34256-y. Sci Rep. 2023. PMID: 37130893 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
Dentine specimens (n = 180) were randomly distributed into 6 experimental groups (n = 30/group): Control (deionized water), Acai extract, Blueberry extract, Green tea extract, Grape seed extract, and Sn(2+)/F(-) (mouthrinse containing stannous and fluoride). ...
Dentine specimens (n = 180) were randomly distributed into 6 experimental groups (n = 30/group): Control (deionized water), Acai extr …
Standardization of acai extracts for in-vitro assays based on anthocyanin quantitation.
Heck KL, Walters LM, Kunze ML, Calderón AI. Heck KL, et al. J Food Compost Anal. 2023 May;118:105155. doi: 10.1016/j.jfca.2023.105155. Epub 2023 Jan 19. J Food Compost Anal. 2023. PMID: 36844472
Euterpe oleracea Mart., commonly known as acai, is a fruit that grows on a palm tree native to the Amazon region. ...This is the first comparison of acai anthocyanin profiles between fresh fruits, processed powders, and botanical dietary supplement cap
Euterpe oleracea Mart., commonly known as acai, is a fruit that grows on a palm tree native to the Amazon region. ...Th
Antitumor Effect of Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) Seed Extract in LNCaP Cells and in the Solid Ehrlich Carcinoma Model.
Filho WEM, Almeida-Souza F, Vale AAM, Victor EC, Rocha MCB, Silva GX, Teles AM, Nascimento FRF, Moragas-Tellis CJ, Chagas MDSDS, Behrens MD, Hardoim DJ, Taniwaki NN, Lima JA, Abreu-Silva AL, Gil da Costa RM, Calabrese KDS, Azevedo-Santos APS, Nascimento MDDSB. Filho WEM, et al. Cancers (Basel). 2023 Apr 28;15(9):2544. doi: 10.3390/cancers15092544. Cancers (Basel). 2023. PMID: 37174010 Free PMC article.
Euterpe oleracea (acai) fruit has approximately 15% pulp, which is partly edible and commercialized, and 85% seeds. Although acai seeds are rich in catechins-polyphenolic compounds with antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and antitumor effects-almost 935,0
Euterpe oleracea (acai) fruit has approximately 15% pulp, which is partly edible and commercialized, and 85% seeds. Alt
An overview of natural products that modulate the expression of non-coding RNAs involved in oxidative stress and inflammation-associated disorders.
Ngum JA, Tatang FJ, Toumeni MH, Nguengo SN, Simo USF, Mezajou CF, Kameni C, Ngongang NN, Tchinda MF, Dongho Dongmo FF, Akami M, Ngane Ngono AR, Tamgue O. Ngum JA, et al. Front Pharmacol. 2023 Apr 24;14:1144836. doi: 10.3389/fphar.2023.1144836. eCollection 2023. Front Pharmacol. 2023. PMID: 37168992 Free PMC article. Review.
Those natural products include Baicalein, Tanshinone IIA, Geniposide, Carvacrol/Thymol, Triptolide, Oleacein, Curcumin, Resveratrol, Solarmargine, Allicin, aqueous extract or pulp of Acai, Quercetin, and Genistein. We also draw attention to some other compounds including Z …
Those natural products include Baicalein, Tanshinone IIA, Geniposide, Carvacrol/Thymol, Triptolide, Oleacein, Curcumin, Resveratrol, Solarma …
Neuroprotective effects of acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) against diabetic retinopathy.
de Oliveira EF, Brasil A, Herculano AM, Rosa MA, Gomes BD, Rocha FAF. de Oliveira EF, et al. Front Pharmacol. 2023 Apr 18;14:1143923. doi: 10.3389/fphar.2023.1143923. eCollection 2023. Front Pharmacol. 2023. PMID: 37144218 Free PMC article.
Studies indicate that oxidative stress plays a central role in complications involving diabetes. Acai (Euterpe oleracea) has attracted much attention given its antioxidant capacity and potential associated health benefits in preventing oxidative stress, one o …
Studies indicate that oxidative stress plays a central role in complications involving diabetes. Acai (Euterpe oleracea
Potential cultivation areas of Euterpe edulis (Martius) for rainforest recovery, repopulation and acai production in Santa Catarina, Brazil.
de Novaes Vianna LF, Zambonim FM, Pandolfo C. de Novaes Vianna LF, et al. Sci Rep. 2023 Apr 18;13(1):6272. doi: 10.1038/s41598-023-32742-x. Sci Rep. 2023. PMID: 37072439 Free PMC article.
In the last decade, E. edulis fruits reached their highest commercial value, producing the southeastern equivalent of Amazonian ''acai'' (Euterpe oleracea)(5,7,8). As a shade-tolerant species, E. edulis adapts very well to agroforestry systems(8,10). ...
In the last decade, E. edulis fruits reached their highest commercial value, producing the southeastern equivalent of Amazonian ''acai
Acai Berry (Euterpe sp.) Extracts Are Neuroprotective against L-Glutamate-Induced Toxicity by Limiting Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Cellular Redox Stress.
ALNasser MN, AlSaadi AM, Whitby A, Kim DH, Mellor IR, Carter WG. ALNasser MN, et al. Life (Basel). 2023 Apr 15;13(4):1019. doi: 10.3390/life13041019. Life (Basel). 2023. PMID: 37109548 Free PMC article.
Aberrant accumulation of the neurotransmitter L-glutamate (L-Glu) has been implicated as a mechanism of neurodegeneration, and the release of L-Glu after stroke onset leads to a toxicity cascade that results in neuronal death. The acai berry (Euterpe oleracea
Aberrant accumulation of the neurotransmitter L-glutamate (L-Glu) has been implicated as a mechanism of neurodegeneration, and the release o …
Aging Injury Impairs Structural Properties and Cell Signaling in Human Red Blood Cells; Acai Berry Is a Keystone.
Spinelli S, Straface E, Gambardella L, Caruso D, Falliti G, Remigante A, Marino A, Morabito R. Spinelli S, et al. Antioxidants (Basel). 2023 Apr 1;12(4):848. doi: 10.3390/antiox12040848. Antioxidants (Basel). 2023. PMID: 37107223 Free PMC article.
Due to the close relationship between aging and oxidative stress, flavonoid-rich foods are good candidates to counteract age-related alterations. This study aims to verify the beneficial role of Acai extract in a d-Galactose (d-Gal)-induced model of aging in human RBCs. .. …
Due to the close relationship between aging and oxidative stress, flavonoid-rich foods are good candidates to counteract age-related alterat …
Euterpe oleracea-based biochar for clonazepam adsorption: synthesis, characterization, adsorption properties, and toxicity assays.
Santos RKS, Schnorr C, Silva LFO, Nascimento BF, Cavalcanti JVFL, Vieira Y, Dotto GL, Sobrinho MAM. Santos RKS, et al. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2023 Apr;30(18):52485-52497. doi: 10.1007/s11356-023-26044-y. Epub 2023 Feb 25. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2023. PMID: 36840876
The consumption of acai fruit (Euterpe oleracea) has largely increased worldwide, resulting in a significant increase in the demand for its pulp. As a result, the small producing communities end up with large amounts of acai endocarp residues, creating …
The consumption of acai fruit (Euterpe oleracea) has largely increased worldwide, resulting in a significant increase i …
Effects of acai supplementation (Euterpe precatoria Mart) on muscle recovery markers after jump protocol.
Dos Reis TMP, Aguiar GG, de Azevedo LP, Silva Lima E, André Dellagrana R, Rossato M. Dos Reis TMP, et al. Res Sports Med. 2023 Mar 15:1-17. doi: 10.1080/15438627.2023.2189114. Online ahead of print. Res Sports Med. 2023. PMID: 36924018
The objective was to evaluate the effects of acai supplementation (AS) on markers of muscle damage. Twelve men participated in the 21-day study. ...The DP consisted of 10 sets of 10 CMJs, with a recovery of 1 min between sets. The AS was performed for 7 days with 40 g/day …
The objective was to evaluate the effects of acai supplementation (AS) on markers of muscle damage. Twelve men participated in the 21 …
Effects of Euterpe oleracea Mart. extract on Candida spp. biofilms.
Brito LL, Borges KRA, Silva GX, da Silva MACN, de Nazaré Silva Alves R, Teles AM, do Carmo Lacerda Barbosa M, Muniz Filho WE, de Barros Bezerra GF, do Desterro Soares Brandão Nascimento M. Brito LL, et al. Braz J Microbiol. 2023 Mar;54(1):29-36. doi: 10.1007/s42770-023-00919-1. Epub 2023 Feb 7. Braz J Microbiol. 2023. PMID: 36746872 Free PMC article.
AIM OF STUDY: The aim was to analyze in vitro antifungal activity of Euterpe oleracea Mart. (acai berry) extract on biofilm strains of Candida albicans, C. parapsilosis, and C. tropicalis that were formed on abiotic surfaces. ...
AIM OF STUDY: The aim was to analyze in vitro antifungal activity of Euterpe oleracea Mart. (acai berry) extract on bio …
Photodynamic therapy with acai (Euterpe oleracea) and blue light in oral cells: A spectroscopic and cytotoxicity analysis.
Silva Junior ZS, Dos Santos LAD, Gonçalves MLL, Gallo JMAS, da Silva T, Motta LJ, Santos EM, Horliana ACRT, Fernandes KPS, Mesquita-Ferrari RA, Bussadori SK. Silva Junior ZS, et al. J Biophotonics. 2023 Mar;16(3):e202200259. doi: 10.1002/jbio.202200259. Epub 2022 Dec 7. J Biophotonics. 2023. PMID: 36349809
METHODS: Three groups of cells were analyzed for 3 days in an in vitro assay with MTT (3- (4,5-dimethylthiazol-2-yl) -2,5, -diphenyltetrazolium bromide) and crystal violet: cells in the absence of acai extract and PDT (control group); cells in the presence of acai e …
METHODS: Three groups of cells were analyzed for 3 days in an in vitro assay with MTT (3- (4,5-dimethylthiazol-2-yl) -2,5, -diphenyltetrazol …
Dietary intake of anthocyanins improves arterial stiffness, but not endothelial function, in volunteers with excess weight: A randomized clinical trial.
Arisi TOP, Gorski F, Eibel B, Barbosa E, Boll L, Waclawovsky G, Lehnen AM. Arisi TOP, et al. Phytother Res. 2023 Mar;37(3):798-808. doi: 10.1002/ptr.7659. Epub 2022 Oct 7. Phytother Res. 2023. PMID: 36206152 Clinical Trial.
Excess body weight has been associated with endothelial dysfunction and increased arterial stiffness. Foods rich in polyphenols and anthocyanins such as acai-jucara (Euterpe edulis Martius) fruit may have protective vascular effects. Thus, we examined the effect of dietary …
Excess body weight has been associated with endothelial dysfunction and increased arterial stiffness. Foods rich in polyphenols and anthocya …
Oral Treatment with the Extract of Euterpe oleracea Mart. Improves Motor Dysfunction and Reduces Brain Injury in Rats Subjected to Ischemic Stroke.
Teixeira LL, Alencar HMNDS, Ferreira LO, Rodrigues JCM, de Souza RD, Celestino Pinto L, Muto NA, Rogez H, Martins-Filho AJ, Joia de Mello V, Hamoy M, Costa ETD, Lopes DCF. Teixeira LL, et al. Nutrients. 2023 Feb 28;15(5):1207. doi: 10.3390/nu15051207. Nutrients. 2023. PMID: 36904206 Free PMC article.
The pathophysiological mechanisms that lead to the formation of the stroke lesions range from the bioenergetic failure of the cells and the intense production of reactive oxygen species to neuroinflammation. The fruit of the acai palm, Euterpe oleracea Mart. …
The pathophysiological mechanisms that lead to the formation of the stroke lesions range from the bioenergetic failure of the cells and the …
Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) in Health and Disease: A Critical Review.
Laurindo LF, Barbalho SM, Araújo AC, Guiguer EL, Mondal A, Bachtel G, Bishayee A. Laurindo LF, et al. Nutrients. 2023 Feb 16;15(4):989. doi: 10.3390/nu15040989. Nutrients. 2023. PMID: 36839349 Free PMC article. Review.
The acai palm (Euterpe oleracea Mart.), a species belonging to the Arecaceae family, has been cultivated for thousands of years in tropical Central and South America as a multipurpose dietary plant. The recent introduction of acai fruit and its nutriti …
The acai palm (Euterpe oleracea Mart.), a species belonging to the Arecaceae family, has been cultivated for thousands …
Organogel of Acai Oil in Cosmetics: Microstructure, Stability, Rheology and Mechanical Properties.
Sanches SCDC, Ré MI, Silva-Júnior JOC, Ribeiro-Costa RM. Sanches SCDC, et al. Gels. 2023 Feb 10;9(2):150. doi: 10.3390/gels9020150. Gels. 2023. PMID: 36826320 Free PMC article.
This investigation aimed at preparing and characterizing an organogel from acai oil with hyaluronic acid (HA) structured by 12-hydroxystearic acid (12-HSA), aiming at topical anti-aging application. ...
This investigation aimed at preparing and characterizing an organogel from acai oil with hyaluronic acid (HA) structured by 12-hydrox …
Improved Antioxidant and Mechanical Properties of Food Packaging Films Based on Chitosan/Deep Eutectic Solvent, Containing Acai-Filled Microcapsules.
Teixeira-Costa BE, Ferreira WH, Goycoolea FM, Murray BS, Andrade CT. Teixeira-Costa BE, et al. Molecules. 2023 Feb 3;28(3):1507. doi: 10.3390/molecules28031507. Molecules. 2023. PMID: 36771173 Free PMC article.
Chitosan films were prepared by solution casting, plasticized with a 1:2 choline chloride: glycerol mixture as a deep eutectic solvent (DES) and incorporated with 0-10% of optimized acai oil polyelectrolyte complexes (PECs). Scanning electron microscopy and confocal laser …
Chitosan films were prepared by solution casting, plasticized with a 1:2 choline chloride: glycerol mixture as a deep eutectic solvent (DES) …
Towards chemical characterization and possible applications of juçara fruit: an approach to remove Euterpe edulis Martius from the extinction list.
Cunha de Souza Pereira D, Dos Santos Gomes F, Valeriano Tonon R, Beres C, Maria Corrêa Cabral L. Cunha de Souza Pereira D, et al. J Food Sci Technol. 2023 Feb;60(2):429-440. doi: 10.1007/s13197-021-05342-8. Epub 2022 Jan 21. J Food Sci Technol. 2023. PMID: 36712206 Free PMC article. Review.
It produces a non-climacteric, black-violet small fruit similar to the Amazonian acai (Euterpe precatoria). The fruit is known as superfruit because it presents chemical characteristics of great importance, such as anthocyanins content. ...
It produces a non-climacteric, black-violet small fruit similar to the Amazonian acai (Euterpe precatoria). The fruit is known as sup …
Development of alcohol vinegars macerated with ACAI (Euterpe precatoria Mart.) berries and their quality evaluations with emphasis on color, antioxidant capacity, and volatiles profile.
Boeira LS, Cád SV, Bezerra JA, Benavente CT, Neta MTSL, Sandes RDD, Narain N. Boeira LS, et al. J Food Sci. 2023 Feb;88(2):666-680. doi: 10.1111/1750-3841.16429. Epub 2023 Jan 8. J Food Sci. 2023. PMID: 36617682
The alcohol vinegars macerated with acai presented the color according to the content of acai added and maceration period employed, whereas antioxidant capacity and TPC were comparable to vinegars elaborated from fruits and red wine. ...PRACTICAL APPLICATION: This w …
The alcohol vinegars macerated with acai presented the color according to the content of acai added and maceration period empl …
Effect of Cultural Management and Plant Age on the Yield, °Brix, and Antioxidant Content of Aronia mitschurinii Grown in Maryland.
Green BV, Aroh B, Fiorellino NM, Ristvey AG, Volkis VV. Green BV, et al. ACS Omega. 2023 Jan 19;8(4):4060-4071. doi: 10.1021/acsomega.2c06988. eCollection 2023 Jan 31. ACS Omega. 2023. PMID: 36743073 Free PMC article.
Recent studies have proven that this fruit contains significantly more antioxidants than the acai berry and even 40 times more than tomatoes. Here, we report results for developing and optimizing the horticultural management program for growing aronia on Maryland small far …
Recent studies have proven that this fruit contains significantly more antioxidants than the acai berry and even 40 times more than t …
The acquisition of thin sections of acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) seed with elevated potassium content for molecular mapping by mass spectrometry imaging.
Brum FL, Martins GR, Mohana-Borges R, Sant'Ana da Silva A. Brum FL, et al. Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom. 2023 Jan 24:e9474. doi: 10.1002/rcm.9474. Online ahead of print. Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom. 2023. PMID: 36694976
However, acquiring thin sections compatible with MALDI-IMS for unusual samples is challenging, as existing histological protocols may not be suitable, thus requiring new methods. Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) seed is an example of a challenging material due t …
However, acquiring thin sections compatible with MALDI-IMS for unusual samples is challenging, as existing histological protocols may not be …
Acai Berry Administration Promotes Wound Healing through Wnt/beta-Catenin Pathway.
Interdonato L, Marino Y, Franco GA, Arangia A, D'Amico R, Siracusa R, Cordaro M, Impellizzeri D, Fusco R, Cuzzocrea S, Paola RD. Interdonato L, et al. Int J Mol Sci. 2023 Jan 3;24(1):834. doi: 10.3390/ijms24010834. Int J Mol Sci. 2023. PMID: 36614291 Free PMC article.
The aim of the study was to evaluate the molecular mechanism of acai berry administration in a mouse model of wound healing. CD1 male mice were used in this research. ...Moreover, acai berry reduced the levels of TNF-alpha and IL-18, which are target genes strictly …
The aim of the study was to evaluate the molecular mechanism of acai berry administration in a mouse model of wound healing. CD1 male …
[Dietary supplements as a source of anthocyanins].
Koshechkina AS, Tumolskaya EV, Perova IB. Koshechkina AS, et al. Vopr Pitan. 2023;92(3):87-92. doi: 10.33029/0042-8833-2023-92-3-87-92. Epub 2023 May 29. Vopr Pitan. 2023. PMID: 37432711 Russian.
The study of the anthocyanin profile showed compliance with the declared composition except two samples: in the first, acai extract was used instead of blueberry extract, in the second, black currant extract instead of acai extract. ...
The study of the anthocyanin profile showed compliance with the declared composition except two samples: in the first, acai extract w …
Occurrence of Raoiella indica Hirst (Acari, Tenuipalpidae) in the Southeast region of the state of Pará, Brazil.
da Cruz WP, Souza MC, Lacerda JDA, Souza ÁIAFE, Silva PA, Dos Santos EC. da Cruz WP, et al. J Plant Dis Prot (2006). 2023;130(1):199-204. doi: 10.1007/s41348-022-00659-8. Epub 2022 Aug 10. J Plant Dis Prot (2006). 2023. PMID: 35965942 Free PMC article.
The red palm mite Raoiella indica Hirst attacks coconut, banana and acai trees. In 2007, the mite was recorded for the first time in South America. ...Three species from the Araceae family, two from Arecaceae, one Heliconiaceae and one Zingiberaceae, in addition to the ban …
The red palm mite Raoiella indica Hirst attacks coconut, banana and acai trees. In 2007, the mite was recorded for the first time in …
Proteomic changes associated with the development of acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) seeds.
Neto DFM, Nascimento JRS, Martins GR, Silva AS, Domont GB, Campos FAP, Nogueira FCS. Neto DFM, et al. Proteomics. 2023 Jan;23(1):e2200251. doi: 10.1002/pmic.202200251. Epub 2022 Jul 30. Proteomics. 2023. PMID: 35861729
Acai palm (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) seeds are a rich source of mannans, which can be used to generate bioethanol or be converted to high-value D-mannose, in addition to being a source of polyphenols with beneficial health properties. Here, we present a quantit
Acai palm (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) seeds are a rich source of mannans, which can be used to generate bioethanol or be c
Sustainable use of tropical fruits? Challenges and opportunities of applying the waste-to-value concept to international value chains.
Aschemann-Witzel J, Bizzo HR, Doria Chaves ACS, Faria-Machado AF, Gomes Soares A, de Oliveira Fonseca MJ, Kidmose U, Rosenthal A. Aschemann-Witzel J, et al. Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr. 2023;63(10):1339-1351. doi: 10.1080/10408398.2021.1963665. Epub 2021 Aug 12. Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr. 2023. PMID: 34382890 Review.
Further, it exemplifies the challenges and opportunities of waste-to-value in tropical fruit trade through five cases of tropical fruit from South America: Green coconut, acai, maracuja, cambuci, and jabuticaba. We present a model of the international supply chain that ind …
Further, it exemplifies the challenges and opportunities of waste-to-value in tropical fruit trade through five cases of tropical fruit from …
Phenolic Profile and Antioxidant Properties in Extracts of Developing Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) Seeds.
Martins GR, Mattos MMG, Nascimento FM, Brum FL, Mohana-Borges R, Figueiredo NG, Neto DFM, Domont GB, Nogueira FCS, de Paiva Campos FA, Sant'Ana da Silva A. Martins GR, et al. J Agric Food Chem. 2022 Dec 28;70(51):16218-16228. doi: 10.1021/acs.jafc.2c07028. Epub 2022 Dec 18. J Agric Food Chem. 2022. PMID: 36530137
We investigated changes in the phenolic profile and antioxidant properties in the extracts of developing seeds of acai (Euterpe oleracea). Four developmental stages were evaluated, with earlier stages displaying higher antioxidant activity and polyphenols con …
We investigated changes in the phenolic profile and antioxidant properties in the extracts of developing seeds of acai (Euterpe
Phenolic Profile and the Antioxidant, Anti-Inflammatory, and Antimicrobial Properties of Acai (Euterpe oleracea) Meal: A Prospective Study.
de Souza Silva AP, de Camargo AC, Lazarini JG, Franchin M, Sardi JCO, Rosalen PL, de Alencar SM. de Souza Silva AP, et al. Foods. 2022 Dec 24;12(1):86. doi: 10.3390/foods12010086. Foods. 2022. PMID: 36613302 Free PMC article.
The mechanical extraction of oils from Brazilian acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart) produces significant amounts of a byproduct known as "meal", which is frequently discarded in the environment as waste material. ...Furthermore, rhamnocitrin is reported in an ac
The mechanical extraction of oils from Brazilian acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart) produces significant amounts of a byprodu …
Optimization of the Acid Cleavage of Proanthocyanidins and Other Polyphenols Extracted from Plant Matrices.
Souza JNS, Tolosa T, Teixeira B, Moura F, Silva E, Rogez H. Souza JNS, et al. Molecules. 2022 Dec 21;28(1):66. doi: 10.3390/molecules28010066. Molecules. 2022. PMID: 36615261 Free PMC article.
Therefore, we optimized this process in Byrsonima crassifolia, Euterpe oleracea and Inga edulis extracts using the response surface methodology and assessed the effect of hydrochloric acid concentration (0.33.7 N), time (39291 min), and temperature (5698 C) on the f …
Therefore, we optimized this process in Byrsonima crassifolia, Euterpe oleracea and Inga edulis extracts using the response su …
Complex Interplay between Autophagy and Oxidative Stress in the Development of Endometriosis.
D'Amico R, Impellizzeri D, Cordaro M, Siracusa R, Interdonato L, Marino Y, Crupi R, Gugliandolo E, Macrì F, Di Paola D, Peritore AF, Fusco R, Cuzzocrea S, Di Paola R. D'Amico R, et al. Antioxidants (Basel). 2022 Dec 17;11(12):2484. doi: 10.3390/antiox11122484. Antioxidants (Basel). 2022. PMID: 36552692 Free PMC article.
Seven days from the induction, once the lesions were implanted, an Acai Berry was administered daily by gavage for the next seven days. ...Acai Berry administration also restored mitophagy, which increased Parkin cytosolic expression. ...
Seven days from the induction, once the lesions were implanted, an Acai Berry was administered daily by gavage for the next seven day …
Euterpe oleracea Mart (Acaizeiro) from the Brazilian Amazon: A Novel Font of Fungi for Lipase Production.
Sena IS, Ferreira AM, Marinho VH, E Holanda FH, Borges SF, de Souza AA, de Carvalho R Koga R, Lima AL, Florentino AC, Ferreira IM. Sena IS, et al. Microorganisms. 2022 Dec 2;10(12):2394. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms10122394. Microorganisms. 2022. PMID: 36557647 Free PMC article.
We evaluated 32 fungi of different genera, Pestalotiopsis, Aspergillus, Trichoderma, Penicillium, Fusarium, Colletotrichum, Chaetomium, Mucor, Botryodiplodia, Xylaria, Curvularia, Neocosmospora and Verticillium, isolated from Euterpe oleracea Mart. (Acaizeiro) from …
We evaluated 32 fungi of different genera, Pestalotiopsis, Aspergillus, Trichoderma, Penicillium, Fusarium, Colletotrichum, Chaetomium, Muco …
Polyphenol-rich acai seed extract exhibits reno-protective and anti-fibrotic activities in renal tubular cells and mice with kidney failure.
Monteiro EB, Borges NA, Monteiro M, de Castro Resende Â, Daleprane JB, Soulage CO. Monteiro EB, et al. Sci Rep. 2022 Dec 2;12(1):20855. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-24420-1. Sci Rep. 2022. PMID: 36460743 Free PMC article.
The main goal of this study was to evaluate the reno-protective effects of a phenolic-rich Acai seed extract (ASE) in mice with kidney failure. Kidney failure was induced chemically with an adenine-rich diet (0.25% w/w for 4 weeks) in male CD1 Swiss mice. ...
The main goal of this study was to evaluate the reno-protective effects of a phenolic-rich Acai seed extract (ASE) in mice with kidne …
Effect of acai berry extract application on the bond strength to the bleached enamel using an experimental etch-and-rinse adhesive.
Moharam LM, Salem HN, Hassan SN. Moharam LM, et al. J Clin Exp Dent. 2022 Dec 1;14(12):e1015-e1023. doi: 10.4317/jced.59758. eCollection 2022 Dec. J Clin Exp Dent. 2022. PMID: 36601248 Free PMC article.
Commercial ER adhesive recorded statistically significant higher SBS values than the experimental adhesive and the 2-w post-bleaching SBS testing time demonstrated statistically significant higher SBS values than the 24-h groups. CONCLUSIONS: Acai berry extract is a powerf …
Commercial ER adhesive recorded statistically significant higher SBS values than the experimental adhesive and the 2-w post-bleaching SBS te …
Antiproliferative effects and main molecular mechanisms of Brazilian native fruits and their by-products on lung cancer.
Machado APDF, Alves MDR, Nascimento RPD, Reguengo LM, Marostica Junior MR. Machado APDF, et al. Food Res Int. 2022 Dec;162(Pt A):111953. doi: 10.1016/j.foodres.2022.111953. Epub 2022 Sep 22. Food Res Int. 2022. PMID: 36461205 Free article. Review.
Therefore, this review aimed to present the potential anticancer effect of Brazilian native fruits, their fractions, and by-products on LC through the elucidation of the main molecular mechanisms involved. The Brazilian plant matrices discussed here (acai, achiote, araticu …
Therefore, this review aimed to present the potential anticancer effect of Brazilian native fruits, their fractions, and by-products on LC t …
Amazonian fruits with potential effects on COVID-19 by inflammaging modulation: A narrative review.
Manica-Cattani MF, Hoefel AL, Azzolin VF, Montano MAE, da Cruz Jung IE, Ribeiro EE, Azzolin VF, da Cruz IBM. Manica-Cattani MF, et al. J Food Biochem. 2022 Dec;46(12):e14472. doi: 10.1111/jfbc.14472. Epub 2022 Oct 14. J Food Biochem. 2022. PMID: 36240164 Free PMC article. Review.
In this narrative review we identified five potential Amazonian fruits: acai berry (Euterpe oleracea), camu-camu (Myrciaria dubia), cocoa (Theobroma cacao), Brazil nuts (Bertholletia excelsa), and guarana (Paullinia cupana). ...
In this narrative review we identified five potential Amazonian fruits: acai berry (Euterpe oleracea), camu-camu (Myrci …
Acai Berry Attenuates Cyclophosphamide-Induced Damage in Genitourinary Axis-Modulating Nrf-2/HO-1 Pathways.
Siracusa R, D'Amico R, Fusco R, Impellizzeri D, Peritore AF, Gugliandolo E, Crupi R, Interdonato L, Cordaro M, Cuzzocrea S, Di Paola R. Siracusa R, et al. Antioxidants (Basel). 2022 Nov 28;11(12):2355. doi: 10.3390/antiox11122355. Antioxidants (Basel). 2022. PMID: 36552563 Free PMC article.
The goal of this study was to assess the efficacy of a novel food, acai berry, in preventing CYP-induced damage in the bladder and testes. ...CONCLUSIONS: Our findings show for the first time that acai berry modulates physiological antioxidant defenses to protect th …
The goal of this study was to assess the efficacy of a novel food, acai berry, in preventing CYP-induced damage in the bladder and te …
Effect of the addition of Euterpe oleracea Mart. extract on the properties of starch-based sachets and the impact on the shelf-life of olive oil.
Malherbi NM, Grando RC, Fakhouri FM, Velasco JI, Tormen L, da Silva GHR, Yamashita F, Bertan LC. Malherbi NM, et al. Food Chem. 2022 Nov 15;394:133503. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2022.133503. Epub 2022 Jun 16. Food Chem. 2022. PMID: 35728472
This study aimed to produce and characterized active biodegradable packages by extrusion of cassava starch, biodegradable polyester, plasticizer, and acai extract (EA 0, 1, 2, 3 and 4%) and to evaluate its effects on extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) for 120 days. ...
This study aimed to produce and characterized active biodegradable packages by extrusion of cassava starch, biodegradable polyester, plastic …
Transformation of Residual Acai Fruit (Euterpe oleracea) Seeds into Porous Adsorbent for Efficient Removal of 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic Acid Herbicide from Waters.
Ramirez R, Schnorr CE, Georgin J, Netto MS, Franco DSP, Carissimi E, Wolff D, Silva LFO, Dotto GL. Ramirez R, et al. Molecules. 2022 Nov 11;27(22):7781. doi: 10.3390/molecules27227781. Molecules. 2022. PMID: 36431881 Free PMC article.
Brazil's production and consumption of acai pulp (Euterpe oleracea) occur on a large scale. Most of the fruit is formed by the pit, which generates countless tons of residual biomass. ...The linear driving force (LDF) model provided a strong statistical match …
Brazil's production and consumption of acai pulp (Euterpe oleracea) occur on a large scale. Most of the fruit is formed …
Use of Biochar Prepared from the Acai Seed as Adsorbent for the Uptake of Catechol from Synthetic Effluents.
Feitoza UDS, Thue PS, Lima EC, Dos Reis GS, Rabiee N, de Alencar WS, Mello BL, Dehmani Y, Rinklebe J, Dias SLP. Feitoza UDS, et al. Molecules. 2022 Nov 4;27(21):7570. doi: 10.3390/molecules27217570. Molecules. 2022. PMID: 36364397 Free PMC article.
This work proposes a facile methodology for producing porous biochar material (ABC) from acai kernel residue, produced by chemical impregnation with ZnCl2 (1:1) and pyrolysis at 650.0 C. ...The Qmax is 339.5 mg.g1 (40 C) with 98.36% removal of simulated effluent, showing t …
This work proposes a facile methodology for producing porous biochar material (ABC) from acai kernel residue, produced by chemical im …
Acai (Euterpe oleracea) pulp-enriched diet induces anxiolytic-like effects and improves memory retention.
de Carvalho TS, Brasil A, Leão LKR, Braga DV, Santos-Silva M, Assad N, Luz WL, Batista EJO, Bastos GNT, Oliveira KRMH, Diniz DLWP, Herculano AM. de Carvalho TS, et al. Food Nutr Res. 2022 Nov 2;66. doi: 10.29219/fnr.v66.8851. eCollection 2022. Food Nutr Res. 2022. PMID: 36405951 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Acai (Euterpe oleracea) has a rich nutritional composition, showing nutraceutical and protective effects in several organs. ...CONCLUSION: Taken together, the current study suggests that Euterpe oleracea-enriched diet promotes anxiol …
BACKGROUND: Acai (Euterpe oleracea) has a rich nutritional composition, showing nutraceutical and protective effects in …
Ultrastructural changes induced by acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart) in MCF-7 breast cancer cell line.
da Silva MACN, Soares CS, Borges KRA, Wolff LAS, Barbosa MDCL, Nascimento MDDSB, Carvalho JE. da Silva MACN, et al. Ultrastruct Pathol. 2022 Nov 2;46(6):511-518. doi: 10.1080/01913123.2022.2141404. Epub 2022 Nov 6. Ultrastruct Pathol. 2022. PMID: 36335591
Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart) is an Amazon plant with many biological properties. ...Furthermore, acai seed extract increased the number of mitochondria, suggesting the enrollment of reactive oxygen species in autophagy....
Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart) is an Amazon plant with many biological properties. ...Furthermore, acai seed extra
Development of pH-responsive konjac glucomannan/pullulan films incorporated with acai berry extract to monitor fish freshness.
Cao G, Bu N, Zeng T, Sun R, Mu R, Pang J, Wang L. Cao G, et al. Int J Biol Macromol. 2022 Oct 31;219:897-906. doi: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2022.08.030. Epub 2022 Aug 10. Int J Biol Macromol. 2022. PMID: 35963350
In this work, konjac glucomannan (KGM)-based film reinforced with pullulan (PL) and acai berry extract (ABE) was developed by solvent casting method. ...
In this work, konjac glucomannan (KGM)-based film reinforced with pullulan (PL) and acai berry extract (ABE) was developed by solvent …
Pressurized liquid extraction coupled in-line with SPE and on-line with HPLC (PLE-SPExHPLC) for the recovery and purification of anthocyanins from SC-CO(2) semi-defatted Acai (Euterpe oleracea).
Maciel-Silva FW, Viganó J, Castro LEN, Sganzerla WG, Buller LS, Martínez J, Rostagno MA, Forster-Carneiro T. Maciel-Silva FW, et al. Food Res Int. 2022 Oct;160:111711. doi: 10.1016/j.foodres.2022.111711. Epub 2022 Jul 20. Food Res Int. 2022. PMID: 36076407 Free article.
This study aimed to extract anthocyanins from dried and semi-defatted acai pulp using green technologies based on the coupling of pressurized liquid extraction (PLE) with in-line purification through solid-phase extraction (SPE) and on-line analysis by high-performance liq …
This study aimed to extract anthocyanins from dried and semi-defatted acai pulp using green technologies based on the coupling of pre …
Acai Berry Mitigates Parkinson's Disease Progression Showing Dopaminergic Neuroprotection via Nrf2-HO1 Pathways.
D'Amico R, Impellizzeri D, Genovese T, Fusco R, Peritore AF, Crupi R, Interdonato L, Franco G, Marino Y, Arangia A, Gugliandolo E, Cuzzocrea S, Di Paola R, Siracusa R, Cordaro M. D'Amico R, et al. Mol Neurobiol. 2022 Oct;59(10):6519-6533. doi: 10.1007/s12035-022-02982-5. Epub 2022 Aug 15. Mol Neurobiol. 2022. PMID: 35970975 Free PMC article.
Furthermore, Acai berry administration reduced alpha-synuclein aggregation in neurons, enhanced tyrosine hydroxylase and dopamine transporter activities, and avoided dopamine depletion. Moreover, Acai berry administration was able to reduce astrogliosis and microgli …
Furthermore, Acai berry administration reduced alpha-synuclein aggregation in neurons, enhanced tyrosine hydroxylase and dopamine tra …
Nutritional Composition and Bioactive Compounds of Native Brazilian Fruits of the Arecaceae Family and Its Potential Applications for Health Promotion.
Morais RA, Teixeira GL, Ferreira SRS, Cifuentes A, Block JM. Morais RA, et al. Nutrients. 2022 Sep 27;14(19):4009. doi: 10.3390/nu14194009. Nutrients. 2022. PMID: 36235663 Free PMC article. Review.
This review presents the composition of macro- and micronutrients, and bioactive compounds of fruits of the Arecaceae family such as bacaba, patawa, jucara, acai, buriti, buritirana, and butia. The potential use and reported effects of its consumption on health are also pr …
This review presents the composition of macro- and micronutrients, and bioactive compounds of fruits of the Arecaceae family such as bacaba, …
Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) Attenuates Oxidative Stress and Alveolar Bone Damage in Experimental Periodontitis in Rats.
Dos Santos VRN, Frazão DR, Ferreira RO, Mendes PFS, Baia-da-Silva DC, Souza-Monteiro D, Bittencourt LO, de Moura JDM, Perdigão JM, Teixeira BJB, Varela ELP, Balbinot GS, Percário S, Rogez H, Rösing CK, Collares FM, Lima RR. Dos Santos VRN, et al. Antioxidants (Basel). 2022 Sep 26;11(10):1902. doi: 10.3390/antiox11101902. Antioxidants (Basel). 2022. PMID: 36290625 Free PMC article.
Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) juice is rich in phenolic compounds with high antioxidant capacity. ...Thus, the objective of this study was to investigate the effects of acai supplementation on experimental periodontitis in rats. Twenty male Rattus norv
Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) juice is rich in phenolic compounds with high antioxidant capacity. ...Thus, the objectiv
Lesser-Consumed Tropical Fruits and Their by-Products: Phytochemical Content and Their Antioxidant and Anti-Inflammatory Potential.
Belmonte-Herrera BH, Domínguez-Avila JA, Wall-Medrano A, Ayala-Zavala JF, Preciado-Saldaña AM, Salazar-López NJ, López-Martínez LX, Yahia EM, Robles-Sánchez RM, González-Aguilar GA. Belmonte-Herrera BH, et al. Nutrients. 2022 Sep 5;14(17):3663. doi: 10.3390/nu14173663. Nutrients. 2022. PMID: 36079920 Free PMC article. Review.
Acai, lychee, mamey, passion fruit and jackfruit are some lesser-consumed tropical fruits due to their low commercial production. ...The present work reviews the nutritional content, profile of bioactive compounds, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory capacity of these fruits
Acai, lychee, mamey, passion fruit and jackfruit are some lesser-consumed tropical fruits due to their low commercial production. ...
Copaiba oil and vegetal tannin as functionalizing agents for acai nanofibril films: valorization of forest wastes from Amazonia.
Scatolino MV, Bufalino L, Dias MC, Mendes LM, da Silva MS, Tonoli GHD, de Souza TM, Junior FTA. Scatolino MV, et al. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2022 Sep;29(44):66422-66437. doi: 10.1007/s11356-022-20520-7. Epub 2022 May 3. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2022. PMID: 35501446
The bulk densities of the eucalyptus CNF films were higher (1.126-1.171 g cm(-3)) compared to the acai CNF ones. Films from eucalyptus and acai pulps containing copaiba oil and tannins presented higher Tonset and Tmax, respectively (312 and 370 C). Films with aca
The bulk densities of the eucalyptus CNF films were higher (1.126-1.171 g cm(-3)) compared to the acai CNF ones. Films from eucalyptu …
Acai Berry Mitigates Vascular Dementia-Induced Neuropathological Alterations Modulating Nrf-2/Beclin1 Pathways.
Impellizzeri D, D'Amico R, Fusco R, Genovese T, Peritore AF, Gugliandolo E, Crupi R, Interdonato L, Di Paola D, Di Paola R, Cuzzocrea S, Siracusa R, Cordaro M. Impellizzeri D, et al. Cells. 2022 Aug 22;11(16):2616. doi: 10.3390/cells11162616. Cells. 2022. PMID: 36010690 Free PMC article.
In this study, we examine a novel method for reversing VaD-induced changes brought on by acai berry supplementation in a VaD mouse model. The purpose of this study was to examine the impact of acai berries on the molecular mechanisms underlying VaD in a mouse model …
In this study, we examine a novel method for reversing VaD-induced changes brought on by acai berry supplementation in a VaD mouse mo …
Acute micro-outbreak of Chagas disease in the southeastern Amazon: a report of five cases.
Brito AKSB, Sousa DRT, Silva Junior EFD, Ruiz HJDS, Arcanjo ARL, Ortiz JV, Brito SS, Jesus DV, Lima JRC, Couceiro KDN, Silva MRHDSE, Ferreira JMBB, Guerra JAO, Guerra MDGVB. Brito AKSB, et al. Rev Soc Bras Med Trop. 2022 Aug 22;55:e0687. doi: 10.1590/0037-8682-0687-2021. eCollection 2022. Rev Soc Bras Med Trop. 2022. PMID: 36000619 Free PMC article.
RESULTS: The patients belonged to one family and had ingested acai acquired from Ipixuna. All patients reported fever and initially a thick blood smear test was done to identify Trypanosoma cruzi. ...
RESULTS: The patients belonged to one family and had ingested acai acquired from Ipixuna. All patients reported fever and initially a …
Investigation of the effect of Acai berry on the pharmacokinetics of Atorvastatin, Alogliptin and Empagliflozin: a herb-drug interaction study.
Nanjappan SK, Somabattini RA, Ravichandiran V. Nanjappan SK, et al. J Pharm Pharmacol. 2022 Aug 19;74(8):1125-1132. doi: 10.1093/jpp/rgac022. J Pharm Pharmacol. 2022. PMID: 35512448
OBJECTIVES: To explore the effect of Acai berry on the pharmacokinetics of Atorvastatin (ATR), Alogliptin (ALO) and Empagliflozin (EMPA) in SD rats. ...CONCLUSION: There was a significant change in the AUC0-t and Cmax of ATR, ALO and EMPA after co-administration with Ac
OBJECTIVES: To explore the effect of Acai berry on the pharmacokinetics of Atorvastatin (ATR), Alogliptin (ALO) and Empagliflozin (EM …
Acai (Euterpe oleracea) Extract Protects Human Erythrocytes from Age-Related Oxidative Stress.
Remigante A, Spinelli S, Straface E, Gambardella L, Caruso D, Falliti G, Dossena S, Marino A, Morabito R. Remigante A, et al. Cells. 2022 Aug 3;11(15):2391. doi: 10.3390/cells11152391. Cells. 2022. PMID: 35954235 Free PMC article.
Due to the close relationship between aging and oxidative stress (OS), functional foods rich in flavonoids are excellent candidates to counteract age-related changes. This study aimed to verify the protective role of Acai extract in a d-Galactose (d-Gal)-induced model of a …
Due to the close relationship between aging and oxidative stress (OS), functional foods rich in flavonoids are excellent candidates to count …
A Preliminary Assessment of the Nutraceutical Potential of Acai Berry (Euterpe sp.) as a Potential Natural Treatment for Alzheimer's Disease.
ALNasser MN, Mellor IR, Carter WG. ALNasser MN, et al. Molecules. 2022 Jul 30;27(15):4891. doi: 10.3390/molecules27154891. Molecules. 2022. PMID: 35956841 Free PMC article.
Total polyphenol and flavonoid contents were also determined. Acai aqueous extract displayed a concentration-dependent inhibition of acetyl- and butyryl-cholinesterase enzymes. Both acai extracts displayed useful concentration-dependent free radical scavenging and a …
Total polyphenol and flavonoid contents were also determined. Acai aqueous extract displayed a concentration-dependent inhibition of …
Physiological maturity and wound-based orchard practices influence the antioxidant content and metabolic activity of two species of acai fruit at harvest and during storage.
Camargo Neves L, Monique Carvalho da Silva P, Ruffo Roberto S, Mayara Rocha Leão P, de Brito Carvalho L, Crysthina Lucas da Silva B, Cisneros-Zevallos L. Camargo Neves L, et al. Food Chem. 2022 Jul 15;382:132279. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2022.132279. Epub 2022 Jan 31. Food Chem. 2022. PMID: 35149472
Pre-harvest treatments like wound-based orchard management practices and early harvest were applied to acai plants (Euterpe oleracea Mart., Euterpe precatoria Mart.) to yield higher levels of antioxidants. ...The selected strategies studied may achieve higher …
Pre-harvest treatments like wound-based orchard management practices and early harvest were applied to acai plants (Euterpe
Addition of acai oil during the close-up dry period of Holstein cows improves colostrum quality and immune responses of their calves.
Santos DSD, Klauck V, Theisen C, Bordigon B, Farina R, Pereira WAB, Souza CF, Baldissera MD, Schogor ALB, Vedovatto M, Palmer EA, Silva ASD. Santos DSD, et al. An Acad Bras Cienc. 2022 Jul 8;94(4):e20201592. doi: 10.1590/0001-3765202220201592. eCollection 2022. An Acad Bras Cienc. 2022. PMID: 35830021 Free article.
Sixteen multiparous cows were assigned randomly to two treatments: 1) CONTROL (n = 8) - 4.48% of soybean oil/concentrate; 2) ACAI (n =8) - 4.48% of acai oil/concentrate. Cows fed with acai oil had greater (P0.04) colostrum concentrations of immunoglobulins (I …
Sixteen multiparous cows were assigned randomly to two treatments: 1) CONTROL (n = 8) - 4.48% of soybean oil/concentrate; 2) ACAI (n …
Development of a nanotechnological hydrogel containing desonide nanocapsules in association with acai oil: design and in vivo evaluation.
Rosa P, Friedrich ML, Dos Santos J, Pegoraro NS, Camponogara C, Oliveira SM, da Silva CB, Adams AIH. Rosa P, et al. Pharm Dev Technol. 2022 Jul;27(6):654-664. doi: 10.1080/10837450.2022.2103147. Epub 2022 Jul 27. Pharm Dev Technol. 2022. PMID: 35850635
The objective of this study was to develop hydrogels by the addition of sclerotium gum to the suspensions of desonide-loaded acai oil-based nanocapsules and to study their biological effect using an animal model of acute skin inflammation. ...
The objective of this study was to develop hydrogels by the addition of sclerotium gum to the suspensions of desonide-loaded acai oil …
Nutraceutical potential of Amazonian oilseeds in modulating the immune system against COVID-19 - A narrative review.
Santos OVD, Pinaffi Langley ACDC, Mota de Lima AJ, Vale Moraes VS, Dias Soares S, Teixeira-Costa BE. Santos OVD, et al. J Funct Foods. 2022 Jul;94:105123. doi: 10.1016/j.jff.2022.105123. Epub 2022 May 24. J Funct Foods. 2022. PMID: 35634457 Free PMC article. Review.
This narrative review compiled the available evidence regarding the biochemical properties of some Amazonian oilseeds, especially Brazil nut, Acai berry, Bacaba, Peach palm, Sapucaya and Tucuma fruits, on human health and its immune system. ...
This narrative review compiled the available evidence regarding the biochemical properties of some Amazonian oilseeds, especially Brazil nut …
Surface aspects and multifractal features of 3D spatial patterns of low-cost Amazon acai-loaded kefir microbial films.
Ţălu Ş, Monteiro MDS, Filho HDF, Ferreira NS, Matos RS. Ţălu Ş, et al. Microsc Res Tech. 2022 Jul;85(7):2526-2536. doi: 10.1002/jemt.24106. Epub 2022 Mar 21. Microsc Res Tech. 2022. PMID: 35312128
In this study, acai-loaded kefir microbial films obtained in solutions containing demerara sugar, a low-cost and relatively organic sugar, were prepared. ...The ESEM and AFM images showed that low concentrations of acai berry form surface covered by bacteria, while …
In this study, acai-loaded kefir microbial films obtained in solutions containing demerara sugar, a low-cost and relatively organic s …
Investigation of two new low-cost adsorbents functionalized with magnetic nanoparticles for the efficient removal of triclosan and a synthetic mixture.
Vidovix TB, Januário EFD, Araújo MF, Bergamasco R, Vieira AMS. Vidovix TB, et al. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2022 Jul;29(31):46813-46829. doi: 10.1007/s11356-022-19187-x. Epub 2022 Feb 16. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2022. PMID: 35171415
Therefore, this study developed new materials via soybean hulls (SBH(F)) and acai seeds (ACS(F)) functionalization with iron oxide nanoparticles to be applied in the TCS adsorption. ...
Therefore, this study developed new materials via soybean hulls (SBH(F)) and acai seeds (ACS(F)) functionalization with iron oxide na …
The Role of Berry Consumption on Blood Pressure Regulation and Hypertension: An Overview of the Clinical Evidence.
Vendrame S, Adekeye TE, Klimis-Zacas D. Vendrame S, et al. Nutrients. 2022 Jun 29;14(13):2701. doi: 10.3390/nu14132701. Nutrients. 2022. PMID: 35807881 Free PMC article. Review.
The objective of this article is to review and summarize the available clinical evidence examining the effects of berry consumption on blood pressure regulation as well as the prevention or treatment of hypertension in humans, providing an overview of the potential contribution o …
The objective of this article is to review and summarize the available clinical evidence examining the effects of berry consumption on blood …
Amazonian Guarana- and Acai-Conjugated Extracts Improve Scratched Fibroblast Healing and Eisenia fetida Surgical Tail Amputation by Modulating Oxidative Metabolism.
Felin FD, Maia-Ribeiro EA, Felin CD, Bonotto NAC, Turra BO, Roggia I, Azzolin VF, Teixeira CF, Mastella MH, de Freitas CR, Greijanim J, Santos D, Flores EMM, Barbisan F, Cruz IBM, Ribeiro TA. Felin FD, et al. Oxid Med Cell Longev. 2022 Jun 26;2022:3094362. doi: 10.1155/2022/3094362. eCollection 2022. Oxid Med Cell Longev. 2022. PMID: 35795860 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Previous studies have suggested that guarana (Paullinia cupana) and acai (Euterpe oleracea) have antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and proliferative properties, indicating their potential therapeutic action in wound healing. ...METHODS: Extract from …
BACKGROUND: Previous studies have suggested that guarana (Paullinia cupana) and acai (Euterpe oleracea) have antioxidan …
Quality of Beef Burgers Formulated with Fat Substitute in a Form of Freeze-Dried Hydrogel Enriched with Acai Oil.
Hanula M, Szpicer A, Górska-Horczyczak E, Khachatryan G, Pogorzelska-Nowicka E, Poltorak A. Hanula M, et al. Molecules. 2022 Jun 9;27(12):3700. doi: 10.3390/molecules27123700. Molecules. 2022. PMID: 35744826 Free PMC article.
In the presented study, beef fat was replaced at 0 (CO), 25 (S-25%), 50 (S-50%), 75 (S-75%), and 100% (S-100%) by a fat substitute in a form of a lyophilized hydrogel emulsion enriched with encapsulated acai oil. The chemical (TBARS, volatile compound profile, fatty acid p …
In the presented study, beef fat was replaced at 0 (CO), 25 (S-25%), 50 (S-50%), 75 (S-75%), and 100% (S-100%) by a fat substitute in a form …
Whole or coarsely broken acai seed as a source of roughage in the diet of feedlot cattle: intake, digestibility, and ruminal parameters.
Lacerda NG, Oliveira LRS, Oliveira CMC, Ferreira TTA, Alves KS, de Almeida MR, de Souza TS, Santos MCA, Gomes DI, Mezzomo R. Lacerda NG, et al. Trop Anim Health Prod. 2022 Jun 9;54(4):206. doi: 10.1007/s11250-022-03199-3. Trop Anim Health Prod. 2022. PMID: 35676389
This study was conducted to evaluate the effects of two methods of provision of acai seed (AS) as a fiber source (coarsely broken or whole) for feedlot beef cattle on the intake, digestibility, and ruminal parameters. Four bulls (male, non-castrated, and rumen fistulated), …
This study was conducted to evaluate the effects of two methods of provision of acai seed (AS) as a fiber source (coarsely broken or …
Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) presents anti-neuroinflammatory capacity in LPS-activated microglia cells.
de Souza DV, Pappis L, Bandeira TT, Sangoi GG, Fontana T, Rissi VB, Sagrillo MR, Duarte MM, Duarte T, Bodenstein DF, Andreazza AC, Cruz IBMD, Ribeiro EE, Antoniazzi A, Ourique AF, Machado AK. de Souza DV, et al. Nutr Neurosci. 2022 Jun;25(6):1188-1199. doi: 10.1080/1028415X.2020.1842044. Epub 2020 Nov 10. Nutr Neurosci. 2022. PMID: 33170113
METHODS: Acai extract was produced and characterized through high performance liquid chromatography. Following acai extraction and characterization, BV-2 microglia cells were activated with LPS and a dose-response curve was generated to select the most effective …
METHODS: Acai extract was produced and characterized through high performance liquid chromatography. Following acai extraction …
Acai (Euterpe Oleraceae Mart.) Seeds Regulate NF-kappaB and Nrf2/ARE Pathways Protecting Lung against Acute and Chronic Inflammation.
Genovese T, D'Amico R, Fusco R, Impellizzeri D, Peritore AF, Crupi R, Interdonato L, Gugliandolo E, Cuzzocrea S, Paola RD, Siracusa R, Cordaro M. Genovese T, et al. Cell Physiol Biochem. 2022 May 13;56(S2):1-20. doi: 10.33594/000000529. Cell Physiol Biochem. 2022. PMID: 35551733 Free article.
There has been a lot of attention in the possible health advantages of dietary assumption of Acai Seeds, popular native fruit found in the Amazon region which is rich in bioactive compounds. ...Acai Seeds was administered orally dissolved in saline. RESULTS: We foun …
There has been a lot of attention in the possible health advantages of dietary assumption of Acai Seeds, popular native fruit found i …
Extract of Euterpe oleracea Martius Stone Presents Anticonvulsive Activity via the GABAA Receptor.
Muto NA, Hamoy M, da Silva Ferreira CB, Hamoy AO, Lucas DCR, de Mello VJ, Rogez H. Muto NA, et al. Front Cell Neurosci. 2022 May 11;16:872743. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2022.872743. eCollection 2022. Front Cell Neurosci. 2022. PMID: 35634465 Free PMC article.
Our previous study found an anticonvulsant property of an extract of Euterpe oleracea stone (EEOS) that caused myorelaxation, sedation, and cardiac and respiratory depression after intraperitoneal administration. ...
Our previous study found an anticonvulsant property of an extract of Euterpe oleracea stone (EEOS) that caused myorelaxation, …
Signaling pathways and the potential anticarcinogenic effect of native Brazilian fruits on breast cancer.
Reguengo LM, Nascimento RPD, Machado APDF, Marostica Junior MR. Reguengo LM, et al. Food Res Int. 2022 May;155:111117. doi: 10.1016/j.foodres.2022.111117. Epub 2022 Mar 11. Food Res Int. 2022. PMID: 35400408 Review.
The interventions investigated here generally show promising evidence, reducing tumor growth or cancer cell viability, and regulating the cell cycle. Native Brazilian fruits, such as acai, cocoa, guarana, passionfruit, and pineapple have been associated with the regulation …
The interventions investigated here generally show promising evidence, reducing tumor growth or cancer cell viability, and regulating the ce …
Chemoprotection mediated by acai berry (Euterpe oleracea) in white shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei exposed to the cyanotoxin saxitoxin analyzed by in vivo assays and docking modeling.
Ramos PB, Colombo GM, Schmitz MJ, Simião CS, Machado KDS, Werhli AV, Costa LDF, Yunes JS, Prentice C, Wasielesky W, Monserrat JM. Ramos PB, et al. Aquat Toxicol. 2022 May;246:106148. doi: 10.1016/j.aquatox.2022.106148. Epub 2022 Mar 22. Aquat Toxicol. 2022. PMID: 35364510
Saxitoxin (STX) is a neurotoxic cyanotoxin that also generate reactive oxygen species, leading to a situation of oxidative stress and altered metabolism. The Amazonian fruit acai Euterpe oleracea possesses a high concentration of antioxidant molecules, a fact …
Saxitoxin (STX) is a neurotoxic cyanotoxin that also generate reactive oxygen species, leading to a situation of oxidative stress and altere …
Natural products in the treatment of pulmonary emphysema: Therapeutic effects and mechanisms of action.
Jasemi SV, Khazaei H, Momtaz S, Farzaei MH, Echeverría J. Jasemi SV, et al. Phytomedicine. 2022 May;99:153988. doi: 10.1016/j.phymed.2022.153988. Epub 2022 Feb 17. Phytomedicine. 2022. PMID: 35217434 Review.
It also seems that some of the medicinal plants such as PM014 herbal formula, pomegranate juice and acai berry sometimes have side effects that are inconsistent with their therapeutic effects. ...
It also seems that some of the medicinal plants such as PM014 herbal formula, pomegranate juice and acai berry sometimes have side ef …
Surface dynamics, fractal features, and micromorphology analysis of kefir biofilms.
Ţălu Ş, P Pinto E, S Matos R, Zelati A, Solaymani S, Shafiekhani A, Ghaderi A. Ţălu Ş, et al. Microsc Res Tech. 2022 May;85(5):1964-1975. doi: 10.1002/jemt.24059. Epub 2022 Jan 19. Microsc Res Tech. 2022. PMID: 35045209
We introduce a study of image analysis of kefir biofilms associated with Acai extract prepared by fermentation of fresh kefir grains natural. Atomic force microscopy data were studied, aiming to understand how the concentration of acai berry (Euterpe olera
We introduce a study of image analysis of kefir biofilms associated with Acai extract prepared by fermentation of fresh kefir grains …
Hydrogel Emulsion with Encapsulated Safflower Oil Enriched with Acai Extract as a Novel Fat Substitute in Beef Burgers Subjected to Storage in Cold Conditions.
Hanula M, Szpicer A, Górska-Horczyczak E, Khachatryan G, Pogorzelski G, Pogorzelska-Nowicka E, Poltorak A. Hanula M, et al. Molecules. 2022 Apr 7;27(8):2397. doi: 10.3390/molecules27082397. Molecules. 2022. PMID: 35458595 Free PMC article.
The fat substitute used improved burger parameters such as chewiness, hardness and the a* color parameter remained unchanged over storage time. The addition of acai extract slowed the oxidation rate of polyunsaturated fatty acids and reduced the changes in the volatile com …
The fat substitute used improved burger parameters such as chewiness, hardness and the a* color parameter remained unchanged over storage ti …
Biochar mitigates bioavailability and environmental risks of arsenic in gold mining tailings from the eastern Amazon.
Dias YN, Pereira WVDS, Costa MVD, Souza ES, Ramos SJ, Amarante CBD, Campos WEO, Fernandes AR. Dias YN, et al. J Environ Manage. 2022 Mar 12;311:114840. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2022.114840. Online ahead of print. J Environ Manage. 2022. PMID: 35290957
The bioavailability of As was reduced after adding the biochars, following the order palm kernel cake biochar > Brazil nut shell biochar > acai seed biochar, with reductions of up to 13 mg kg(-1) in the underground mining tailings and 17 mg kg(-1) in the cyanidation …
The bioavailability of As was reduced after adding the biochars, following the order palm kernel cake biochar > Brazil nut shell biochar …
Acai supplementation (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) attenuates cardiac remodeling after myocardial infarction in rats through different mechanistic pathways.
Figueiredo AM, Cardoso AC, Pereira BLB, Silva RAC, Ripa AFGD, Pinelli TFB, Oliveira BC, Rafacho BPM, Ishikawa LLW, Azevedo PS, Okoshi K, Fernandes AAH, Zornoff LAM, Minicucci MF, Polegato BF, Paiva SAR. Figueiredo AM, et al. PLoS One. 2022 Mar 4;17(3):e0264854. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0264854. eCollection 2022. PLoS One. 2022. PMID: 35245316 Free PMC article.
After 7 days of surgery, male Wistar rats were assigned to six groups: sham animals fed standard chow (SA0, n = 14), fed standard chow with 2% acai pulp (SA2, n = 12) and fed standard chow with 5% acai pulp (SA5, n = 14), infarcted animals fed standard chow (IA0, n …
After 7 days of surgery, male Wistar rats were assigned to six groups: sham animals fed standard chow (SA0, n = 14), fed standard chow with …
Commercially acquired acai pulps contamination by Trypanosoma cruzi.
Zapparoli D, Bertozzo TV, Alexandrino M, Sanches DF, Aires IN, Manzini S, de Medeiros MIM, Kurokawa CS, Dos Santos RM, Lucheis SB. Zapparoli D, et al. Int J Food Microbiol. 2022 Feb 16;363:109508. doi: 10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2021.109508. Epub 2021 Dec 24. Int J Food Microbiol. 2022. PMID: 34971879
The main routes of transmission are vectorial and oral, which has assumed great epidemiological importance, since there is no legislation that requires the pasteurization of acai pulp. The present work aimed to look T. cruzi in 35 samples of acai ice cream sold at d …
The main routes of transmission are vectorial and oral, which has assumed great epidemiological importance, since there is no legislation th …
Fruit-Derived Anthocyanins: Effects on Cycling-Induced Responses and Cycling Performance.
Copetti CLK, Diefenthaeler F, Hansen F, Vieira FGK, Di Pietro PF. Copetti CLK, et al. Antioxidants (Basel). 2022 Feb 15;11(2):387. doi: 10.3390/antiox11020387. Antioxidants (Basel). 2022. PMID: 35204268 Free PMC article. Review.
The fruit-derived anthocyanins used in these studies were from cherry (n = 6), blackcurrant (n = 8), pomegranate (n = 2), acai (n = 1), and jucara fruit (n = 2), and were offered in juice, pulp, powder, freeze-dried powder, and extract form. ...
The fruit-derived anthocyanins used in these studies were from cherry (n = 6), blackcurrant (n = 8), pomegranate (n = 2), acai (n = 1 …
A Preliminary Cadaveric MRI Study of Fetal Hip Development.
Liu Z, Li H, Wang S, Wu Q, Liu H. Liu Z, et al. Front Surg. 2022 Feb 14;9:847135. doi: 10.3389/fsurg.2022.847135. eCollection 2022. Front Surg. 2022. PMID: 35237653 Free PMC article.
During the 36th week, the change point in PBAI was observed. ACAI and PCAI exhibited slow increases, indicating a non-linear trend. During the 21st and 36th weeks of gestation, the change points regarding ACAI were observed. During the 22nd week of gestation, the ch …
During the 36th week, the change point in PBAI was observed. ACAI and PCAI exhibited slow increases, indicating a non-linear trend. D …
Potential of Using Amazon Natural Fibers to Reinforce Cementitious Composites: A Review.
de Lima TES, de Azevedo ARG, Marvila MT, Candido VS, Fediuk R, Monteiro SN. de Lima TES, et al. Polymers (Basel). 2022 Feb 8;14(3):647. doi: 10.3390/polym14030647. Polymers (Basel). 2022. PMID: 35160636 Free PMC article. Review.
For this, it was necessary to carry out a literature survey on the physical, chemical and mechanical properties of cementitious composites reinforced with NLFs, in addition to analyzing case studies involving fibers such as curaua, acai, bamboo, jute and sisal. It can be c …
For this, it was necessary to carry out a literature survey on the physical, chemical and mechanical properties of cementitious composites r …
Comparison of instrumental methods for color change assessment of Giomer resins.
Ferreira LAQ, Peixoto RTRDC, de Magalhães CS, Sá TM, Yamauti M, Jardilino FDM. Ferreira LAQ, et al. Restor Dent Endod. 2022 Feb 3;47(1):e8. doi: 10.5395/rde.2022.47.e8. eCollection 2022 Feb. Restor Dent Endod. 2022. PMID: 35284330 Free PMC article.
Then, samples were randomly divided and subjected to cycles of immersion in distilled water (control), acai, Coke, and tomato sauce, 3 times a day, 20 minutes for 7 days. ...For the digital method, all color changes were clinically unacceptable, with distilled water and to …
Then, samples were randomly divided and subjected to cycles of immersion in distilled water (control), acai, Coke, and tomato sauce, …
Acai extract powder as natural antioxidant on pork patties during the refrigerated storage.
Bellucci ERB, Dos Santos JM, Carvalho LT, Borgonovi TF, Lorenzo JM, Silva-Barretto ACD. Bellucci ERB, et al. Meat Sci. 2022 Feb;184:108667. doi: 10.1016/j.meatsci.2021.108667. Epub 2021 Sep 4. Meat Sci. 2022. PMID: 34656002 Free article.
The objective was to investigate the effect of acai extract on refrigerated pork patties quality. Five treatments were done: without antioxidant (CON), Sodium Erythorbate 500 mg.kg (-1) (ERY), Acai Extract: 250 (AEL), 500 (AEM), 750 mg.kg (-)1 (AEH). Acai ext …
The objective was to investigate the effect of acai extract on refrigerated pork patties quality. Five treatments were done: without …
Briquettes of acai seeds: characterization of the biomass and influence of the parameters of production temperature and pressure in the physical-mechanical and energy quality.
de Oliveira PRS, Trugilho PF, de Oliveira TJP. de Oliveira PRS, et al. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2022 Feb;29(6):8549-8558. doi: 10.1007/s11356-021-15847-6. Epub 2021 Sep 7. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2022. PMID: 34494187
Agro-industries, leveraged by the high demand of acai products, promote environmental impact through the generation of wastes in several locals in Amazon. ...Thus, the aim of the study was to characterize the biomass of acai seeds and establish the technical paramet …
Agro-industries, leveraged by the high demand of acai products, promote environmental impact through the generation of wastes in seve …
An iterative approach to promoting departmental wellbeing during COVID-19.
Acai A, Gonzalez A, Saperson K; on behalf of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences COVID-19 Wellness Working Group. Acai A, et al. J Eval Clin Pract. 2022 Feb;28(1):57-62. doi: 10.1111/jep.13601. Epub 2021 Aug 29. J Eval Clin Pract. 2022. PMID: 34459064 Free PMC article.
Supplementation with acai (Euterpe Oleracea Martius) for the treatment of chronic tinnitus: effects on perception, anxiety levels and oxidative metabolism biomarkers.
Oppitz SJ, Garcia MV, Bruno RS, Zemolin CM, Baptista BO, Turra BO, Barbisan F, Cruz IBMD, Silveira AFD. Oppitz SJ, et al. Codas. 2022 Jan 26;34(4):e20210076. doi: 10.1590/2317-1782/20212021076. eCollection 2022. Codas. 2022. PMID: 35107519 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
PURPOSE: To investigate the effects of antioxidant supplementation with acai extract on the discomfort with chronic tinnitus and the relationship with the levels of anxiety and oxidative metabolism, not excluding the overlap of diseases. ...CONCLUSION: Oral antioxidant sup …
PURPOSE: To investigate the effects of antioxidant supplementation with acai extract on the discomfort with chronic tinnitus and the …
Protocatechuic acid protects hepatocytes against hydrogen peroxide-induced oxidative stress.
Lee WJ, Lee SH. Lee WJ, et al. Curr Res Food Sci. 2022 Jan 13;5:222-227. doi: 10.1016/j.crfs.2022.01.006. eCollection 2022. Curr Res Food Sci. 2022. PMID: 35106486 Free PMC article.
Protocatechuic acid (PCA) is a phenolic compound found in green tea, acai oil and some mushroom species that possesses strong antioxidative and anti-inflammatory activity and may have benefits as a natural phytochemical for prevention of human diseases. ...
Protocatechuic acid (PCA) is a phenolic compound found in green tea, acai oil and some mushroom species that possesses strong antioxi …
Euterpe oleracea fruit (Acai)-enriched diet suppresses the development of experimental cerebral malaria induced by Plasmodium berghei (ANKA) infection.
Oliveira KRHM, Torres MLM, Kauffmann N, de Azevedo Ataíde BJ, de Souza Franco Mendes N, Dos Anjos LM, Dos Santos Borges R, Bahia CP, Leão LKR, da Conceição Fonseca Passos A, Herculano AM, de Jesus Oliveira Batista E. Oliveira KRHM, et al. BMC Complement Med Ther. 2022 Jan 11;22(1):11. doi: 10.1186/s12906-021-03495-9. BMC Complement Med Ther. 2022. PMID: 35016657 Free PMC article.
In this context, this study investigated the neuroprotective effect of Euterpe oleracea (acai) enriched diet during the development of experimental cerebral malaria induced by the inoculation of Swiss albino mice with Plasmodium berghei ANKA strain. METHODS: …
In this context, this study investigated the neuroprotective effect of Euterpe oleracea (acai) enriched diet during the …
Hydrolytic enzyme production from acai palm (Euterpe precatoria) endophytic fungi and characterization of the amylolytic and cellulolytic extracts.
Batista BN, Matias RR, Oliveira RLE, Albuquerque PM. Batista BN, et al. World J Microbiol Biotechnol. 2022 Jan 6;38(2):30. doi: 10.1007/s11274-021-03217-w. World J Microbiol Biotechnol. 2022. PMID: 34989888
In this sense, the production of hydrolases (amylases, lipases, cellulases and pectinases) was evaluated in endophytic fungi isolated from the leaves, roots and stems of acai palms (Euterpe precatoria). A qualitative test was carried out to detect the enzymatic synthesis i …
In this sense, the production of hydrolases (amylases, lipases, cellulases and pectinases) was evaluated in endophytic fungi isolated from t …
Acai seed extract (ASE) rich in proanthocyanidins improves cardiovascular remodeling by increasing antioxidant response in obese high-fat diet-fed mice.
de Moraes Arnoso BJ, Magliaccio FM, de Araújo CA, de Andrade Soares R, Santos IB, de Bem GF, Fernandes-Santos C, Ognibene DT, de Moura RS, Resende AC, Daleprane JB, Costa CAD. de Moraes Arnoso BJ, et al. Chem Biol Interact. 2022 Jan 5;351:109721. doi: 10.1016/j.cbi.2021.109721. Epub 2021 Oct 27. Chem Biol Interact. 2022. PMID: 34715092
Obesity is recognized as an independent risk factor for cardiovascular diseases and is an important contributor to cardiac mortality. Acai seed extract (ASE), rich in proanthocyanidins, has been shown to have potential anti-obesity effects. ...
Obesity is recognized as an independent risk factor for cardiovascular diseases and is an important contributor to cardiac mortality. Aca
Recent advances in biotransformation, extraction and green production of D-mannose.
Wang P, Zheng Y, Li Y, Shen J, Dan M, Wang D. Wang P, et al. Curr Res Food Sci. 2021 Dec 16;5:49-56. doi: 10.1016/j.crfs.2021.12.002. eCollection 2022. Curr Res Food Sci. 2021. PMID: 35005631 Free PMC article. Review.
This article summarizes the main production methods of D-mannose in recent years, especially the in-depth excavation from biomass raw materials such as coffee grounds, konjac flour, acai berry, etc., to provide new ideas for the green manufacture of D-mannose....
This article summarizes the main production methods of D-mannose in recent years, especially the in-depth excavation from biomass raw materi …
Increased Systemic Antioxidant Power Ameliorates the Aging-Related Reduction in Oocyte Competence in Mice.
Lane SL, Parks JC, Russ JE, Khan SA, Schoolcraft WB, Yuan Y, Katz-Jaffe MG. Lane SL, et al. Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Dec 1;22(23):13019. doi: 10.3390/ijms222313019. Int J Mol Sci. 2021. PMID: 34884824 Free PMC article.

Female outbred CF-1 mice were aged for 9 months prior to an 8-week 45 mg Euterpe oleracea (acai) daily supplement. The acai treatment induced a threefold increase in serum antioxidant power (FRAP) compared to both young and aged mice (p < 0.0001). .

Female outbred CF-1 mice were aged for 9 months prior to an 8-week 45 mg Euterpe oleracea (acai) daily supplement. The …
A validated Folin-Ciocalteu method for total phenolics quantification of condensed tannin-rich acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) seeds extract.
Martins GR, Monteiro AF, do Amaral FRL, da Silva AS. Martins GR, et al. J Food Sci Technol. 2021 Dec;58(12):4693-4702. doi: 10.1007/s13197-020-04959-5. Epub 2021 Jan 18. J Food Sci Technol. 2021. PMID: 34629533 Free PMC article.
ABSTRACT: The widely used methodology to quantify polyphenols-the Folin-Ciocalteu (FC) method-cannot be applied indiscriminately since different matrices may impair the assay's accuracy. Thus, this study aimed to adapt the FC method for the acai seed extract, a tannin-rich …
ABSTRACT: The widely used methodology to quantify polyphenols-the Folin-Ciocalteu (FC) method-cannot be applied indiscriminately since diffe …
Dietary Euterpe oleracea Mart. attenuates seizures and damage to lipids in the brain of Colossoma macropomum.
da Silva TVN, Torres MF, Sampaio LA, Hamoy M, Monserrat JM, Barbas LAL. da Silva TVN, et al. Fish Physiol Biochem. 2021 Dec;47(6):1851-1864. doi: 10.1007/s10695-021-01010-y. Epub 2021 Sep 25. Fish Physiol Biochem. 2021. PMID: 34562200
The Amazonian acai fruit (Euterpe oleracea) has shown promising anticonvulsant properties, comparable to those of diazepam (BDZ) in in vivo models submitted to pentylenetetrazole (PTZ). ...Results of this study may boost the interest on the anti-seizurogenic …
The Amazonian acai fruit (Euterpe oleracea) has shown promising anticonvulsant properties, comparable to those of diaze …
Optimization of bioprocess of Schleiferilactobacillus harbinensis Ca12 and its viability in frozen Brazilian berries (Acai, Euterpe oleracea Mart.).
Colares HC, Guimarães GM, Couto CAP, Gil PO, Santos SLEN, Silva TNL, de Carvalho ILQ, da Fonseca FG, Gagnon M, Roy D, de Magalhães JT, Gonçalves DB, Granjeiro PA. Colares HC, et al. Braz J Microbiol. 2021 Dec;52(4):2271-2285. doi: 10.1007/s42770-021-00559-3. Epub 2021 Sep 12. Braz J Microbiol. 2021. PMID: 34510398 Free PMC article.
Amazonian palm berries (acai, Euterpe oleracea Mart.) are fruits with high nutritional value and antioxidant activity and have aroused the interest of consumers, popularizing fruit pulps enriched with probiotics. Amazonian palm berries (acai, Euterp
Amazonian palm berries (acai, Euterpe oleracea Mart.) are fruits with high nutritional value and antioxidant activity a …
VOCs profile of Colletotrichum spp. as a potential tool for quality control of acai pulp.
da C Lima T, Santos RS, Silva SYS, de A Santos D, da C Silva S, de A Gomes A, Conceição F Oliveira M, Alves KF, Pinto L, Oliveira MN. da C Lima T, et al. Food Chem. 2021 Nov 15;362:130150. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2021.130150. Epub 2021 May 18. Food Chem. 2021. PMID: 34082295
Colletotrichum has been identified as responsible for the "dried fruit" disease in acai (Euterpe oleracea). Besides concern for acai pulp quality control, the characterization of Colletotrichum has been difficult, which has motivated the search for che …
Colletotrichum has been identified as responsible for the "dried fruit" disease in acai (Euterpe oleracea). Besides con …
Biological activities of acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) and jucara (Euterpe edulis Mart.) intake in humans: an integrative review of clinical trials.
Baptista SL, Copetti CLK, Cardoso AL, Di Pietro PF. Baptista SL, et al. Nutr Rev. 2021 Nov 10;79(12):1375-1391. doi: 10.1093/nutrit/nuab002. Nutr Rev. 2021. PMID: 33555024 Review.
Acai (E. oleracea) and jucara (E. edulis) are berries considered a source of bioactive compounds, especially anthocyanins and unsaturated fatty acids, with recognized health-promoting activities. ...Studies evaluated the biological effects of acai (n = 17), jucara (
Acai (E. oleracea) and jucara (E. edulis) are berries considered a source of bioactive compounds, especially anthocyanins and unsatur
Comparing the Quality of Narrative Comments by Rotation Setting.
Roshan A, Wagner N, Acai A, Emmerton-Coughlin H, Sonnadara RR, Scott TM, Karimuddin AA. Roshan A, et al. J Surg Educ. 2021 Nov-Dec;78(6):2070-2077. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2021.06.012. Epub 2021 Jul 21. J Surg Educ. 2021. PMID: 34301523
Increase in the Antioxidant and Anti-Inflammatory Activity of Euterpe oleracea Martius Oil Complexed in beta-Cyclodextrin and Hydroxypropyl-beta-Cyclodextrin.
de Almeida Magalhães TSS, de Oliveira Macedo PC, da Costa ÉCP, de Aragão Tavares E, da Silva VC, Guerra GCB, Pereira JR, de Araújo Moura Lemos TM, de Negreiros MMF, de Oliveira Rocha HA, Converti A, de Lima ÁAN. de Almeida Magalhães TSS, et al. Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Oct 26;22(21):11524. doi: 10.3390/ijms222111524. Int J Mol Sci. 2021. PMID: 34768954 Free PMC article.
Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are aerobic products generated during cellular respiration, but in the case of oxidative stress, they become key factors in the development of inflammatory processes and chronic diseases such as diabetes and rheumatoid arthritis. In this work, Eut
Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are aerobic products generated during cellular respiration, but in the case of oxidative stress, they become k …
Dietary syringic acid reduces fat mass in an ovariectomy-induced mouse model of obesity.
Tanaka T, Iwamoto K, Wada M, Yano E, Suzuki T, Kawaguchi N, Shirasaka N, Moriyama T, Homma Y. Tanaka T, et al. Menopause. 2021 Oct 4;28(12):1340-1350. doi: 10.1097/GME.0000000000001853. Menopause. 2021. PMID: 34610616
Syringic acid (SA) is a phenolic compound present in the fruit of the assai palm, Euterpe oleracea, and in the mycelium of the shiitake mushroom, Lentinula edodes. ...
Syringic acid (SA) is a phenolic compound present in the fruit of the assai palm, Euterpe oleracea, and in the mycelium of the …
A Small Molecule, ACAi-028, with Anti-HIV-1 Activity Targets a Novel Hydrophobic Pocket on HIV-1 Capsid.
Chia T, Nakamura T, Amano M, Takamune N, Matsuoka M, Nakata H. Chia T, et al. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2021 Sep 17;65(10):e0103921. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01039-21. Epub 2021 Jul 6. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2021. PMID: 34228546 Free PMC article.
These results indicate that ACAi-028 is a new CA inhibitor by binding to the novel hydrophobic pocket in CA-NTD. This study demonstrates that a compound, ACAi-028, targeting the hydrophobic pocket should be a promising anti-HIV-1 inhibitor....
These results indicate that ACAi-028 is a new CA inhibitor by binding to the novel hydrophobic pocket in CA-NTD. This study demonstra …
Insight on acai seed biomass economy and waste cooking oil: Eco-sorbent castor oil-based.
Martins LS, Silva NGS, Claro AM, Amaral NC, Barud HS, Mulinari DR. Martins LS, et al. J Environ Manage. 2021 Sep 1;293:112803. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2021.112803. Epub 2021 Jun 2. J Environ Manage. 2021. PMID: 34089952
The reuse of acai seeds is an organic approach for valorizing biomass, encouraging the public policies of circular economy, which reduces the human impact on the production chain processes. This research proposes an alternative for acai seed as a filler in castor oi …
The reuse of acai seeds is an organic approach for valorizing biomass, encouraging the public policies of circular economy, which red …
Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) as a Potential Anti-neuroinflammatory Agent: NLRP3 Priming and Activating Signal Pathway Modulation.
Cadoná FC, de Souza DV, Fontana T, Bodenstein DF, Ramos AP, Sagrillo MR, Salvador M, Mota K, Davidson CB, Ribeiro EE, Andreazza AC, Machado AK. Cadoná FC, et al. Mol Neurobiol. 2021 Sep;58(9):4460-4476. doi: 10.1007/s12035-021-02394-x. Epub 2021 May 22. Mol Neurobiol. 2021. PMID: 34021869
This impairment may lead to oxidative stress and neuroinflammation, specifically promoted by NLRP3 expression. Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) has been studied in this field, since it presents important biological activities. We investigated acai extract …
This impairment may lead to oxidative stress and neuroinflammation, specifically promoted by NLRP3 expression. Acai (Euterpe
Effects of edible coatings containing acai powder and matcha extracts on shelf life and quality parameters of cooked meatballs.
Şen DB, Kılıç B. Şen DB, et al. Meat Sci. 2021 Sep;179:108547. doi: 10.1016/j.meatsci.2021.108547. Epub 2021 May 7. Meat Sci. 2021. PMID: 33989837
This study was realized to determine the effects of whey protein isolate (5% w/v) based edible coatings (WPC) containing different concentrations (3, 6, 9% w/v) of acai powder extract (AE) and matcha extract (ME) on oxidative and microbial stability of cooked meatballs dur …
This study was realized to determine the effects of whey protein isolate (5% w/v) based edible coatings (WPC) containing different concentra …
Acai berry extract as a regulator of intestinal inflammation pathways in a Caco-2 and RAW 264.7 co-culture model.
Kim KJ, Kim Y, Jin SG, Kim JY. Kim KJ, et al. J Food Biochem. 2021 Jul 5:e13848. doi: 10.1111/jfbc.13848. Online ahead of print. J Food Biochem. 2021. PMID: 34227129
The aim of this study was to assess the anti-inflammatory effects of acai berries in a Caco-2 and RAW 264.7 macrophage co-culture model. ...Therefore, acai berry has the potential to prevent intestinal inflammatory diseases....
The aim of this study was to assess the anti-inflammatory effects of acai berries in a Caco-2 and RAW 264.7 macrophage co-culture mod …
Acai (Euterpe oleracea Martius) supplementation improves oxidative stress biomarkers in liver tissue of dams fed a high-fat diet and increases antioxidant enzymes' gene expression in offspring.
Barbosa PO, Souza MO, Silva MPS, Santos GT, Silva ME, Bermano G, Freitas RN. Barbosa PO, et al. Biomed Pharmacother. 2021 Jul;139:111627. doi: 10.1016/j.biopha.2021.111627. Epub 2021 May 6. Biomed Pharmacother. 2021. PMID: 33965728 Free article.
Female Fisher rats were divided into four groups and fed a control diet (C), a high-fat diet (HF), a control diet supplemented with acai (CA) and a high-fat diet supplemented with acai (HFA) before mating, during gestation and lactation. The effects of acai s …
Female Fisher rats were divided into four groups and fed a control diet (C), a high-fat diet (HF), a control diet supplemented with acai
Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) Seed Extract Induces ROS Production and Cell Death in MCF-7 Breast Cancer Cell Line.
Silva MACND, Costa JH, Pacheco-Fill T, Ruiz ALTG, Vidal FCB, Borges KRA, Guimarães SJA, Azevedo-Santos APS, Buglio KE, Foglio MA, Barbosa MDCL, Nascimento MDDSB, de Carvalho JE. Silva MACND, et al. Molecules. 2021 Jun 10;26(12):3546. doi: 10.3390/molecules26123546. Molecules. 2021. PMID: 34200718 Free PMC article.
Euterpe oleracea Mart. (acai) is a native palm from the Amazon region. There are various chemical constituents of acai with bioactive properties. This study aimed to evaluate the chemical composition and cytotoxic effects of acai seed extract on
Euterpe oleracea Mart. (acai) is a native palm from the Amazon region. There are various chemical constituents of ac
Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) Seed Extracts from Different Varieties: A Source of Proanthocyanidins and Eco-Friendly Corrosion Inhibition Activity.
Martins GR, Guedes D, Marques de Paula UL, de Oliveira MDSP, Lutterbach MTS, Reznik LY, Sérvulo EFC, Alviano CS, Ribeiro da Silva AJ, Alviano DS. Martins GR, et al. Molecules. 2021 Jun 5;26(11):3433. doi: 10.3390/molecules26113433. Molecules. 2021. PMID: 34198881 Free PMC article.
Euterpe oleracea Mart. (Arecaceae) is an endogenous palm tree from the Amazon region. ...Our results demonstrated that the extracts rich in polymeric procyanidins obtained from industrial acai waste could be used to inhibit carbon steel AISI 1020 in neutral p
Euterpe oleracea Mart. (Arecaceae) is an endogenous palm tree from the Amazon region. ...Our results demonstrated that the ext
Preventing Chagas disease: A new RT-qPCR method for rapid and specific quantification of viable Trypanosoma cruzi for food safety.
de Oliveira AC, Thomaz-Soccol V, Tadra-Sfeir MZ, de Souza EM, Crespo-Lopez ME, Rogez H. de Oliveira AC, et al. Food Res Int. 2021 Jun;144:110368. doi: 10.1016/j.foodres.2021.110368. Epub 2021 Apr 17. Food Res Int. 2021. PMID: 34053561 Free article.
In this work, a reverse-transcriptase real-time PCR (RT-qPCR) mRNA-based technique was developed for the rapid and specific detection and quantification of viable Trypanosoma cruzi in acai fruits and juice. The method uses specific primer targeting region on the cyt b gene …
In this work, a reverse-transcriptase real-time PCR (RT-qPCR) mRNA-based technique was developed for the rapid and specific detection and qu …
Dietary anthocyanin-rich extract of acai protects from diet-induced obesity, liver steatosis, and insulin resistance with modulation of gut microbiota in mice.
Song H, Shen X, Deng R, Zhang Y, Zheng X. Song H, et al. Nutrition. 2021 Jun;86:111176. doi: 10.1016/j.nut.2021.111176. Epub 2021 Jan 30. Nutrition. 2021. PMID: 33621858
OBJECTIVE: Acai is a rich source of anthocyanins and has been used as a dietary supplement and as an active pharmaceutical ingredient. ...The aim of this study was to investigate the anthocyanin-rich extract of acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) fruit (AEA) …
OBJECTIVE: Acai is a rich source of anthocyanins and has been used as a dietary supplement and as an active pharmaceutical ingredient …
Increased acute blood flow induced by the aqueous extract of Euterpe oleracea Mart. fruit pulp in rats in vivo is not related to the direct activation of endothelial cells.
Pontes VCB, Tavares JPTM, Rosenstock TR, Rodrigues DS, Yudi MI, Soares JPM, Ribeiro SC, Sutti R, Torres LMB, de Melo FHM, Gamberini MT. Pontes VCB, et al. J Ethnopharmacol. 2021 May 10;271:113885. doi: 10.1016/j.jep.2021.113885. Epub 2021 Feb 1. J Ethnopharmacol. 2021. PMID: 33539952
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE: Scientific evidence supports the antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and anti-lipidemic properties of Euterpe oleracea Mart. (acai), which all converge to reduce cardiovascular risks. Macerating the pulp of acai fruit produce …
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE: Scientific evidence supports the antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and anti-lipidemic properties of Euterpe
Inhibitory Effect of Catechin-Rich Acai Seed Extract on LPS-Stimulated RAW 264.7 Cells and Carrageenan-Induced Paw Edema.
Xavier GS, Teles AM, Moragas-Tellis CJ, Chagas MDSDS, Behrens MD, Moreira WFF, Abreu-Silva AL, Calabrese KDS, Nascimento MDDSB, Almeida-Souza F. Xavier GS, et al. Foods. 2021 May 6;10(5):1014. doi: 10.3390/foods10051014. Foods. 2021. PMID: 34066479 Free PMC article.
Acai berry is a fruit from the tree commonly known as acaizeiro (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) originated from the Amazonian region and widely consumed in Brazil. There are several reports of the anti-inflammatory activity of its pulp and few data about the seed's
Acai berry is a fruit from the tree commonly known as acaizeiro (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) originated from the Amazonian
Detoxification of sisal bagasse hydrolysate using activated carbon produced from the gasification of acai waste.
do Nascimento BF, de Araujo CMB, do Nascimento AC, da Silva FLH, de Melo DJN, Jaguaribe EF, Lima Cavalcanti JVF, da Motta Sobrinho MA. do Nascimento BF, et al. J Hazard Mater. 2021 May 5;409:124494. doi: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2020.124494. Epub 2020 Nov 6. J Hazard Mater. 2021. PMID: 33309384
To minimize this, in this work the sisal bagasse acid hydrolysate was detoxified using the activated carbon obtained from residues of the gasification of acai endocarp. The adsorbent properties were analyzed, and the effects of experimental parameters related to furfural a …
To minimize this, in this work the sisal bagasse acid hydrolysate was detoxified using the activated carbon obtained from residues of the ga …
Acai Reverses Adverse Cardiovascular Remodeling in Renovascular Hypertension: A Comparative Effect With Enalapril.
Vilhena JC, Lopes de Melo Cunha L, Jorge TM, de Lucena Machado M, de Andrade Soares R, Santos IB, Freitas de Bem G, Fernandes-Santos C, Ognibene DT, Soares de Moura R, de Castro Resende A, Aguiar da Costa C. Vilhena JC, et al. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol. 2021 May 1;77(5):673-684. doi: 10.1097/FJC.0000000000001003. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol. 2021. PMID: 33661593
This study aimed to determine if acai seed extract (ASE) could reverse pre-existing cardiovascular and renal injury in an experimental model of renovascular hypertension (2 kidney, 1 clip, 2K1C). ...
This study aimed to determine if acai seed extract (ASE) could reverse pre-existing cardiovascular and renal injury in an experimenta …
Brazilian acai berry seeds: an abundant waste applied in the synthesis of carbon-based acid catalysts for transesterification of low free fatty acid waste cooking oil.
Zavarize DG, de Oliveira JD. Zavarize DG, et al. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2021 May;28(17):21285-21302. doi: 10.1007/s11356-020-12054-7. Epub 2021 Jan 7. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2021. PMID: 33411290
Residues of acai seeds (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) were a novel source for the synthesis of the acid heterogeneous catalyst applied in the conversion of low free fatty acid waste cooking oil (WCO) to biodiesel. ...
Residues of acai seeds (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) were a novel source for the synthesis of the acid heterogeneous catalys …
Multivariate relationship between the nitrogen excretion and the protein and fiber utilization in hair sheep fed Mombasa grass silage mixed with acai palm seeds.
Vargas JAC, Santos VFS, Lustosa TNM, Alves KS, Maciel RP, Gomes DI, Mezzomo R. Vargas JAC, et al. Trop Anim Health Prod. 2021 Apr 10;53(2):254. doi: 10.1007/s11250-021-02704-4. Trop Anim Health Prod. 2021. PMID: 33837863
This study evaluated the multivariate relationship among the crude protein (CP) intake and digestibility, the neutral detergent fiber (NDF) intake and digestibility, and the nitrogen excretion in hair sheep fed Mombasa grass silage mixed with acai palm seeds using canonica …
This study evaluated the multivariate relationship among the crude protein (CP) intake and digestibility, the neutral detergent fiber (NDF) …
Antiangiogenic and Antioxidant In Vitro Properties of Hydroethanolic Extract from acai (Euterpe oleracea) Dietary Powder Supplement.
Costa R, Azevedo D, Barata P, Soares R, Guido LF, Carvalho DO. Costa R, et al. Molecules. 2021 Apr 1;26(7):2011. doi: 10.3390/molecules26072011. Molecules. 2021. PMID: 33916166 Free PMC article.
The Euterpe oleracea fruit (acai) is a promising source of polyphenols with health-promoting properties. To our knowledge, few studies have focused on the influence of acai phytochemicals on angiogenesis, with a significant impact on cancer. ...
The Euterpe oleracea fruit (acai) is a promising source of polyphenols with health-promoting properties. To our knowled …
Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) reduces the inflammatory response triggered in vitro by the antipsychotic drug olanzapine in RAW 264.7 macrophage cells.
Fernandes MS, Machado AK, Assmann CE, Andrade EN, Azzolin VF, Duarte MMMF, Prado-Lima PASD, Riffel RT, Maia-Ribeiro EA, Cadoná FC, Praia R, Barbisan F, Cruz IBMD. Fernandes MS, et al. Acta Sci Pol Technol Aliment. 2021 Apr-Jun;20(2):149-163. doi: 10.17306/J.AFS.0857. Acta Sci Pol Technol Aliment. 2021. PMID: 33884853
BACKGROUND: Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart), a Brazilian fruit, is considered a "superfruit" due its energetic properties and bioactive compounds. ...It is possible to infer that acai supplement could potentially minimize the adverse effects of OLZ. ...
BACKGROUND: Acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart), a Brazilian fruit, is considered a "superfruit" due its energetic properties …
Myorelaxation, respiratory depression and electrocardiographic changes caused by the administration of extract of acai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) stone in rats.
Muto NA, Hamoy M, Rodrigues Lucas DC, Teixeira BB, Santos Almeida AF, de Castro Navegantes T, de Sousa Ferreira de Sá VS, de Moraes BP, do Vale Medeiros JP, Dos Santos YA, da Rocha CQ, de Mello VJ, Rogez H. Muto NA, et al. Toxicol Rep. 2021 Mar 31;8:829-838. doi: 10.1016/j.toxrep.2021.03.024. eCollection 2021. Toxicol Rep. 2021. PMID: 33868963 Free PMC article.
The biological and pharmacological properties of natural polyphenols of the extract of Euterpe oleracea stone (EEOS) are associated with the central nervous system (CNS). ...The present report is so far the first study to demonstrate the myorelaxant activity of this …
The biological and pharmacological properties of natural polyphenols of the extract of Euterpe oleracea stone (EEOS) are assoc …
Effect of microwave-assisted processing on polyphenol oxidase and peroxidase inactivation kinetics of acai-berry (Euterpe oleracea) pulp.
Costa HCB, Siguemoto ÉS, Cavalcante TABB, de Oliveira Silva D, Vieira LGM, Gut JAW. Costa HCB, et al. Food Chem. 2021 Mar 30;341(Pt 2):128287. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2020.128287. Epub 2020 Oct 2. Food Chem. 2021. PMID: 33059272 Free article.
Microwave heating has been considered a promising technology for continuous flow thermal processing of fluid foods due to better retention of quality. Considering the importance of acai-berry pulp and its perishability, the inactivation kinetics of peroxidase (POD) and pol …
Microwave heating has been considered a promising technology for continuous flow thermal processing of fluid foods due to better retention o …
Plant Phenolics and Extracts in Animal Models of Preeclampsia and Clinical Trials-Review of Perspectives for Novel Therapies.
Ożarowski M, Karpiński TM, Szulc M, Wielgus K, Kujawski R, Wolski H, Seremak-Mrozikiewicz A. Ożarowski M, et al. Pharmaceuticals (Basel). 2021 Mar 16;14(3):269. doi: 10.3390/ph14030269. Pharmaceuticals (Basel). 2021. PMID: 33809556 Free PMC article. Review.
The aim of our research review was to identify and analyze the results of already available studies on baicalin, curcumin, epigallocatechin gallate, punicalagin, quercetin, resveratrol, salvianolic acid A (danshensu), silibinin, and vitexin, as well as plant extracts from Brassic …
The aim of our research review was to identify and analyze the results of already available studies on baicalin, curcumin, epigallocatechin …
Ready-to-use qPCR for detection of Cyclospora cayetanensis or Trypanosoma cruzi in food matrices.
Costa ADT, Jacomasso T, Mattos EC, Farias AB, Rampazzo RCP, Pinto RS, Tassi W, Marciano MAM, Pereira-Chioccola VL, Murphy HR, da Silva AJ, Krieger MA. Costa ADT, et al. Food Waterborne Parasitol. 2021 Jan 15;22:e00111. doi: 10.1016/j.fawpar.2021.e00111. eCollection 2021 Mar. Food Waterborne Parasitol. 2021. PMID: 33681489 Free PMC article.
Samples consisted of cilantro leaves and raspberry fruits spiked with Cyclospora cayetanensis oocysts, as well as acai pulp and sugarcane juice tainted with Trypanosoma cruzi trypomastigotes. ...
Samples consisted of cilantro leaves and raspberry fruits spiked with Cyclospora cayetanensis oocysts, as well as acai pulp and sugar …
Effects of aerobic exercise training and acai supplementation on cardiac structure and function in rats submitted to a high-fat diet.
Lavorato VN, Miranda DC, Isoldi MC, Drummond FR, Soares LL, Reis ECC, Pelúzio MDCG, Pedrosa ML, Silva ME, Natali AJ. Lavorato VN, et al. Food Res Int. 2021 Mar;141:110168. doi: 10.1016/j.foodres.2021.110168. Epub 2021 Feb 1. Food Res Int. 2021. PMID: 33642024 Free article.
This study evaluated the effect of aerobic exercise training (AET) and supplementation with acai on cardiac structure and function in rats submitted to a high-fat diet. Two-month old Fischer male rats were divided into 5 groups: Control (C), High-fat Diet (H), High-fat Die …
This study evaluated the effect of aerobic exercise training (AET) and supplementation with acai on cardiac structure and function in …
Synbiotic acai juice (Euterpe oleracea) containing sucralose as noncaloric sweetener: Processing optimization, bioactive compounds, and acceptance during storage.
Freitas HV, Dos Santos Filho AL, Rodrigues S, Abreu VKG, Narain N, Lemos TO, Gomes WF, Pereira ALF. Freitas HV, et al. J Food Sci. 2021 Mar;86(3):730-739. doi: 10.1111/1750-3841.15617. Epub 2021 Feb 3. J Food Sci. 2021. PMID: 33534924
This study aimed to evaluate the fermentation process of Lacticaseibacillus casei in the acai juice, and to evaluate the addition of fructooligosaccharides and sucrose. ...PRACTICAL APPLICATION: Synbiotic acai juice is a healthier alternative to consuming products c …
This study aimed to evaluate the fermentation process of Lacticaseibacillus casei in the acai juice, and to evaluate the addition of …
Plastid genome evolution in Amazonian acai palm (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) and Atlantic forest acai palm (Euterpe edulis Mart.).
de Santana Lopes A, Gomes Pacheco T, Nascimento da Silva O, do Nascimento Vieira L, Guerra MP, Pacca Luna Mattar E, de Baura VA, Balsanelli E, Maltempi de Souza E, de Oliveira Pedrosa F, Rogalski M. de Santana Lopes A, et al. Plant Mol Biol. 2021 Mar;105(4-5):559-574. doi: 10.1007/s11103-020-01109-5. Epub 2021 Jan 1. Plant Mol Biol. 2021. PMID: 33386578
A prospective study in women: acai (Euterpe oleracea Martius) dietary intake affects serum p-selectin, leptin, and visfatin levels.
Souza MO, Barbosa P, Pala D, Amaral JF, Volp ACP, Freitas RN. Souza MO, et al. Nutr Hosp. 2021 Feb 23;38(1):121-127. doi: 10.20960/nh.03342. Nutr Hosp. 2021. PMID: 33319583 Free article. English.
Background: acai is the fruit of the palm tree Euterpe oleracea Martius, which is native to the Amazon region. ...Objective: in this study we aimed to evaluate the effects of 200 g of acai pulp consumption per day during four weeks on a rich panel of i …
Background: acai is the fruit of the palm tree Euterpe oleracea Martius, which is native to the Amazon region. ...Objec …
Intake, digestibility, and milk yield response in dairy buffaloes fed Panicum maximum cv. Mombasa supplemented with seeds of tropical acai palm.
de Moura Lima E, Vargas JAC, Gomes DI, Maciel RP, Alves KS, Oliveira WF, Aguiar GL, de Carvalho Reis G, Oliveira LRS, Mezzomo R. de Moura Lima E, et al. Trop Anim Health Prod. 2021 Feb 22;53(1):178. doi: 10.1007/s11250-021-02626-1. Trop Anim Health Prod. 2021. PMID: 33619603
The use of alternative tropical feeds, such as acai seeds, under tropical pasture production systems, may help to optimize buffalo milk production mainly in the Amazon region, which has the largest worldwide acai production. ...Also, acai palm seeds may be a …
The use of alternative tropical feeds, such as acai seeds, under tropical pasture production systems, may help to optimize buffalo mi …
Green synthesis of gold nanoparticles using Acai berry and Elderberry extracts and investigation of their effect on prostate and pancreatic cancer cells.
Sibuyi NRS, Thipe VC, Panjtan-Amiri K, Meyer M, Katti KV. Sibuyi NRS, et al. Nanobiomedicine (Rij). 2021 Feb 16;8:1849543521995310. doi: 10.1177/1849543521995310. eCollection 2021 Jan-Dec. Nanobiomedicine (Rij). 2021. PMID: 33643450 Free PMC article.
These phytochemicals play an important role in bio-reduction processes as reducing and stabilizing agents, and renders NPs selective toxicity towards diseased tissues. The study reports on the synthesis of AuNPs using Acai berry (AB) and Elderberry (EB) extracts and their …
These phytochemicals play an important role in bio-reduction processes as reducing and stabilizing agents, and renders NPs selective toxicit …
Validation of a novel multiplex real-time PCR assay for Trypanosoma cruzi detection and quantification in acai pulp.
Finamore-Araujo P, Faier-Pereira A, Ramon do Nascimento Brito C, Gomes Peres E, Kazumy de Lima Yamaguchi K, Trotta Barroso Ferreira R, Moreira OC. Finamore-Araujo P, et al. PLoS One. 2021 Feb 2;16(2):e0246435. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0246435. eCollection 2021. PLoS One. 2021. PMID: 33529258 Free PMC article.
Around 70% of new Chagas disease cases have been associated with consumption of contaminated food or beverages. Acai (Euterpe oleracea and Euterpe precatoria) is currently one of the most commercialized Amazonian fruits in the Brazilian and international mark …
Around 70% of new Chagas disease cases have been associated with consumption of contaminated food or beverages. Acai (Euterpe
Near infrared spectroscopy and smartphone-based imaging as fast alternatives for the evaluation of the bioactive potential of freeze-dried acai.
Caramês ETDS, Baqueta MR, Conceição DA, Pallone JAL. Caramês ETDS, et al. Food Res Int. 2021 Feb;140:109792. doi: 10.1016/j.foodres.2020.109792. Epub 2020 Oct 29. Food Res Int. 2021. PMID: 33648159 Free article.
In this sense, near infrared spectroscopy (NIR) and smartphone-based imaging (SBI) were applied to evaluate the bioactive potential of freeze-dried acai pulps. For this purpose, reference results of ninety-six samples were obtained by determining total anthocyanins (TAC), …
In this sense, near infrared spectroscopy (NIR) and smartphone-based imaging (SBI) were applied to evaluate the bioactive potential of freez …