2011;49(7):1511-1520. Pomegranate might decrease how quickly the liver breaks down some medications. Beltz, J. McNeil C. Fisher M. Shaw P. Breece L. Sellers T. andBrown K. Investigation of the antihyperalgesic effects of the pomegranate extract ellagic acid. J.Agric.Food Chem. Research Journal of Biological Sciences 2010;5(8):561-564. Al-Zoreky, N. S. Antimicrobial activity of pomegranate (Punica granatum L.) fruit peels. View abstract. Neurobiol.Dis 2006;24(3):506-515. Neurath AR, Strick N, Li YY, Debnath AK. 2011;42(1):29-36. View abstract. Lan, J., Lei, F., Hua, L., Wang, Y., Xing, D., and Du, L. Transport behavior of ellagic acid of pomegranate leaf tannins and its correlation with total cholesterol alteration in HepG2 cells. View abstract. Parle, M. and Samal M. K. Neuroprotective effects of pomegranate juice in mice. 'Wonderful' and 'Red Loufani' are often grown in the Jewish sector of Israel, while the sweeter, less tangy 'Malissi' and 'Ras el Baghl', are favored in the Arab sector. Not sure which Punica - Pomegranates to pick? The juice from crushed whole fruits contains excess tannin from the rind (as much as .175%) and this is precipitated out by a gelatin process. View abstract. View abstract. Diabetes. View abstract. Consumption of pomegranate decreases serum oxidative stress and reduces disease activity in patients with active rheumatoid arthritis: a pilot study. Tugcu, V., Kemahli, E., Ozbek, E., Arinci, Y. V., Uhri, M., Erturkuner, P., Metin, G., Seckin, I., Karaca, C., Ipekoglu, N., Altug, T., Cekmen, M. B., and Tasci, A. I. View abstract. View abstract. Agave americana 'Mediopicta Alba' (Century Plant), Washingtonia filifera (California Fan Palm), Want Garden Inspiration? Many people grow it at cool altitudes in the interior of Honduras. View abstract. Lei F, Zhang XN, Wang W, et al. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified health care provider because of something you have read on WebMD. Mol.Cancer Ther. Nutrition 2008;24(7-8):733-743. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Commun. In the home kitchen, the juice can be easily extracted by reaming the halved fruits on an ordinary orange-juice squeezer. The pomegranate, or Punica granatum, is a shrub that produces a red fruit ().. Categorized as a berry, the pomegranate fruit is about 5–12 cm … The latter is a by-product of the "anardana" industry. View abstract. View abstract. Z. Pharmazie 1999;54(1):75-76. View abstract. Clinical Nutrition 2008;27(2):289-296. Gracious, Ross R., Selvasubramanian, S., and Jayasundar, S. Immunomodulatory activity of Punica granatum in rabbits--a preliminary study. Ibrahium, M. I. Hartman, R. E., Shah, A., Fagan, A. M., Schwetye, K. E., Parsadanian, M., Schulman, R. N., Finn, M. B., and Holtzman, D. M. Pomegranate juice decreases amyloid load and improves behavior in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease. View abstract. Newton, K. M., Reed, S. D., Grothaus, L., Ehrlich, K., Guiltinan, J., Ludman, E., and Lacroix, A. 'Paper Shell'round, medium to large, pale-yellow blushed with pink; with very thin rind, fleshy, reddish or pink, sweet, very juicy pulp and soft seeds. Borochov-Neori, H., Judeinstein, S., Harari, M., Bar-Ya'akov, I., Patil, B. S., Lurie, S., and Holland, D. Climate effects on anthocyanin accumulation and composition in the pomegranate (Punica granatum L.) fruit arils. Kelebek, H. and Canbas A. Organic acid, sugar and phenolic compounds and antioxidant capacity of Hicaz pomegranate juice. Acta Medica Iranica 2009;47(2):125-132. Kasai, K., Yoshimura, M., Koga, T., Arii, M., and Kawasaki, S. Effects of oral administration of ellagic acid-rich pomegranate extract on ultraviolet-induced pigmentation in the human skin. Neurath AR, Strick N, Li YY, Debnath AK. and Archyophora dentula. J Ethnopharmacol 1-19-2007;109(2):177-206. 2005;7(3):70-79. 2010;36(2):421-426. Vet.Parasitol. Turk G, Sonmez M, Aydin M, Yuce A, Gur S, Yuksel M, Aksu EH, and Aksoy H. Effects of pomegranate juice consumption on sperm quality, spermatogenic cell density, antioxidant activity and testosterone level in male rats. View abstract. The fruit ships well, cushioned with paper or straw, in wooden crates or, for nearby markets, in baskets. View abstract. Georgian.Med News 2006;(140):78-83. More research is needed to know if some products are better than others in people who are overweight or obese. 2008;27(2):289-296. Journal of Food Science 2011;76(5):319-324. Kasimsetty, S. G., Bialonska, D., Reddy, M. K., Thornton, C., Willett, K. L., and Ferreira, D. Effects of pomegranate chemical constituents/intestinal microbial metabolites on CYP1B1 in 22Rv1 prostate cancer cells. Braz J Med Biol Res 2000;33:1351-5. The fruit cannot be ripened off the tree even with ethylene treatment. 9-24-2008;56(18):8418-8426. 2010;42(3):493-498. Pomegranate flower extract diminishes cardiac fibrosis in Zucker diabetic fatty rats: modulation of cardiac endothelin-1 and nuclear factor-kappaB pathways. Ilbey, Y. O., Ozbek, E., Simsek, A., Cekmen, M., Somay, A., and Tasci, A. I. The plant is a moderately prolific bearer. In Mexico, a decoction of the flowers is gargled to relieve oral and throat inflammation. Screening of traditional Chinese medicinal plants for quorum-sensing inhibitors activity.