Vera Salus Ricerca Srl (VSR), in collaboration with the ICB of the Italian National Research Council and the Di3A of Catania University, published a new research study in the journal Plos One describing novel concepts for virtuous circular economy with immature pomegranate fruits from the thinning process. The paper is entitled Secondary metabolic profiles and anticancer actions from fruit extracts of immature pomegranates and defines the compositional landscape and biological significance of immature fruits from pomegranate ‘Wonderful’ cultivars, that could be exploited for novel applications in the nutraceutical and food industry.

Secondary metabolic profiles and anticancer actions from fruit extracts of immature pomegranates