cis-Lycopene is a non-provitamin A carotenoid that has potential cancer-preventing properties.
In this article we list claims of potential benefits and/or side-effects of cis-lycopene that we have found research on. Every claim is listed with all of its sources. We get these claims from our Nutrition Tool.
We also have an article about cis-lycopene named What Is cis-Lycopene & What Foods Can I Find It In? if you're interested in learning more.
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Research-Backed Beneficial Claims Of cis-Lycopene
These are some of the potential research-backed health benefits of cis-lycopene.
cis-Lycopene - Cancer
About this claim
Cancer is when abnormal cells divide without control in your body, making you ill. Research shows that some nutrients can play a vital role in the treatment of various cancers, but also as one prevention method.
Research sources for this claim
- Cis-Lycopene Is More Bioavailable Than Trans-Lycopene In Vitro and In Vivo in Lymph-Cannulated Ferrets ◳
- Potential cancer preventing properties
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