Nutraceuticals: The New Generation Therapeutics
Mathangi Ganapathy* and Swati Bhunia
Centre for Biotechnology, Anna University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
- *Corresponding Author:
- Mathangi Ganapathy
Centre for Biotechnology, Anna University
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
E-mail: [email protected]
Received April 14, 2016; Accepted May 05, 2016; Published May 12, 2016
Citation: Ganapathy M, Bhunia S (2016) Nutraceuticals: The New Generation Therapeutics. Adv Tech Biol Med 4:179. doi: 10.4172/2379-1764.1000179
Copyright: © 2016 Ganapathy M, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Nutraceutical is regarded as the bioactive substance and natural bioactive compounds include a broad diversity of structures and functionalities that provide an excellent pool of molecules for the production of therapeutic compounds. In this article, we present a review work on various nutraceuticals found naturally together with the recent progress that has been done on them. The health promoting effects of various kinds of nutraceuticals that has been claimed is also included in this article.