Tag: Artificial Sweeteners

Anti-cancer Activity of the Artificial Sweeteners

 A team of researchers discovered an anticancer activity of artificial sweeteners Saccharine and Thiosaccharine. According to these researchers, artificial sweeteners like Saccharine and Thiosaccharine, when conjugated with platinum, forming a platinum coordination complex (cisplatin) has anti-cancer activity. Cisplatin is a member of platinum-containing anti-cancer drugs. Its …

Artificial sweetener

 Artificial sweetener is a compound that imparts the sweet taste to various processed foods and beverages. The main purpose of adding artificial sweeteners into processed foods and beverages is to cut off the calories. This is because they mimic the natural sugar and compete with them …