Disease / Symptom Treatment
Juniper berry oil supplementation helped prevent Hepatic Reperfusion injury, sometimes called ischemia-reperfusion injury (IRI) or reoxygenation injury.
- improved rates of bile flow
- juniper berry oil reduced cell death in pericentral regions of the liver lobuleby 75%.
- improves the hepatic microcirculation in livers under-going oxidant stress.
Title: Dietary juniper berry oil minimizes hepatic reperfusion injury in the rat
Date: October 1998
Study Type: Animal Study: In Vitro - In Vivo
Author(s): Jones SM, Zhong Z, Enomoto N, Schemmer P, Thurman RG.
Institutions: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
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