April 25, 2018

Vanillin / Vanillic Aldehyde

Vanillin is a phenol as found in vanilla. Phenols are potent chemicals with strong therapeutic actions, but safety concerns: overuse can be toxic to the liver or genotoxic.  Phenols can also be a skin and mucous membrane irritant. Links to Plants Containing Vanillin RESEARCH The listings of research below represent a […]
April 25, 2018

Furfuraldehyde / Furfural

Furfural is an aldehyde found in vanilla and smells like almonds. Links to Plants Containing Furfuraldehyde   RESEARCH The listings of research below represents a compilation of scientific articles found on the topic, with a very brief overview description of each article/study.  This compilation of research articles does not necessarily […]