KGK Synergize

Pre-Clinical/In Vitro Studies

KGK's in vitro research has been extensive, allowing us to have numerous models in many areas. Please inquire if you are looking for a study area that is not listed below.


Analytical

  1. Amino Acids
  2. Carotenoids (including astaxinthin, canthaxanthin)
  3. Chitosan
  4. Coenzyme Q
  5. Creatine
  6. Fatty Acids (including omega-3, omega-6)
  7. Glucosamine
  8. Heavy Metals
  9. Histamine
  10. Ketone Bodies
  11. Minerals & trace metals
  12. Phytochemicals (flavonoids, isoflavones, anthocyanidines, tocotrienols, ginsenosides, lycopene, allicin)
  13. Proximate analysis (protein, fat ash, moisture, carbohydrate)
  14. Phospholipids
  15. Phospholipid molecular species
  16. Vitamins

Anti-Bacterial/Anti-Viral

  1. Screen for anti-bacterial activities
  2. Screen for anti-viral activities

Anti-Cancer

  1. Screening Assays:
    • Cell Cycle
    • Growth
    • Proliferation
    • Toxicity
    • Viability
  2. Mechanisms of Action:
    • Angiogenesis
    • Apoptosis
    • Farnesyl transferase
    • Geranyl geranyl transferase
    • Metalloproteinases
    • Microarray studies
    • Natural killer cells
    • Protein kinase C
    • Telomerase
    • Tyrosine kinase

Antioxidant

  1. Screen for anti-oxident activities (LDL oxidizability)
  2. Oxidation markers in blood/tissues
    • Total antioxidant status
    • Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2)
    • Glutathione
    • Glutathione reductase
    • 8 - isoprostane
    • Superoxide dismutase

Cardioprotective/Anti-Diabetic/Anti-Obesity

  1. Apolipoprotein A1 and B
  2. Cholestrol synthesis
  3. C-reactive protein (CRP)
  4. Fatty acids
  5. Glucose
  6. Glycemic index
  7. Homocysteine
  8. Insulin
  9. Leptin
  10. Lipoprotein (a) [Lp (a)]
  11. Lipoprotein profile
  12. Microsomal triglyceride transfer protein (MTP)
  13. Nitric oxide metabolites
  14. Platelet activation
  15. Screen for anti-diabetic activities
  16. Screen fro cholestrol-lowering activities
  17. Thromboxane

Immunoprotective/Anti-Inflammatory

  1. Blood cell count & differentiation
  2. Cytokines
  3. Natural killer cells
  4. Nitric oxide metabolites
  5. Screen for anti-inflammatory activities

Gastrointestinal Health

  1. Screen for prebiotic activities
    • Growth of colonic bacteria
    • Colonic fermentation products (short-chain fatty acids)

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