Properties of Jaggery

Following are the properties of Jaggery:

 

Antioxidants

  1. Antioxidants and other functional extracts from sugarcane
  2. Health Effects of Non-Centrifugal Sugar (NCS): A Review
  3. Jaggery – A Traditional Indian Sweetener
  4. Antioxidant activity in sugarcane juice and its protective role against radiation induced DNA damage
  5. Antioxidant activity, repair and tolerance of oxidative DNA damage in different cultivars of Sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum) leaves

 

Anti Anemic

  1. Effect of a beverage fortified with evaporated sugarcane juice on hemoglobin levels in preschool children
  2. Supplementation Effect of Iron and Folic Acid Capsule With and Without Thandai on Anaemic Adolescent Girls

 

Anti Cancer

  1. Antioxidant activity in sugarcane juice and its protective role against radiation induced DNA damage
  2. Cytoprotective and antioxidant activity studies of jaggery sugar
  3. Enhanced Translocation of Particles from Lungs by Jaggery
  4. Antioxidant Properties of Sugarcane Extracts

Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity (ORAC)

  1. Value added functional foods from CMS and cane molasses

Protects Lungs 

  1. Enhanced Translocation of Particles from Lungs by Jaggery