Peanut shell extract luteolin is widely a naturally occurring molecule known as bioflavonoid, often found in foods including parsley, artichoke leaves, celery, peppers, olive oil, rosemary, lemons, peppermint, sage, thyme, and many others. Peanut shell extract is widely a is thought to play an important role in the human body as an antioxidant, a free radical scavenger, an agent in the prevention of inflammation, a promoter of carbohydrate metabolism, and an immune system modulator.
1). Luteolin has the function of anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial and anti-virus,immunoregulation.
2). Luteolin has anti-tumor effect. Especislly having a good inhibition on prostate cancer and breast cancer.
3). Luteolin has the function of relaxating and protecting vascular,reduce blood press effects.
4). Luteolin can reduce the level of hepatic fibrosis and protect liver cells from damage.
5).Luteolin has the function of hypouricemic,to promote the excretion of uric acid.
6).Anti-fertility and hormonal effects.
1. Applied in the food field, it has become a new raw material which used in food and beverage industry;
2. Applied in the health product field;
3. Applied in the pharmaceutical field.