Effects of cranberry (Vaccinum macrocarpon) supplementation on iron status and inflammatory markers in rowers


SKARPANSKA-STEJNBORN A., BASTA P., TRZECIAK J., MICHALSKA A., KAFKAS M. E. , WOITAS-SLUBOWSKA D.

JOURNAL OF THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF SPORTS NUTRITION, vol.14, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/s12970-017-0165-z
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF SPORTS NUTRITION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus

Abstract

Background: The aim of this study was to analyze the effect of supplementation with cranberry (Vaccinum macrocarpon) on the levels of pro-inflammatory cytokines, hepcidin and selected markers of iron metabolism in rowers subjected to exhaustive exercise.