Chlorophyll is the single most critical substance in plants that allows them to absorb light from the sun and convert that light into usable energy. There are different kind of chlorophyll mostly chlorophyll A, chlorophyll B, C1, C2, C3. Chlorophyll A being the most important one. Chlorophyll is a fat-soluble pigment that gives plants and algae their green color. Chlorophyll in it’s natural fat-soluble state is not water soluble and poorly absorbed, this is why you can eat a lot of spinach but you will not get the benefit of it’s rich chlorophyll contains.
Sodium copper chlorophyllin is derived from chlorophyll but it is water soluble and it’s bioavailability and assimilation is greatly improved. The antioxydant capacity of chlorophyllin is about 2000 times that of blueberry juice and 20 times that of the fame resveratrol making it one of the best tool to fight oxidative damage induced by chemical carcinogens and radiation.
To initiate the development of cancer, some chemicals (procarcinogens) must first be metabolized to active carcinogens that are capable of damaging DNA or other critical molecules in susceptible tissues. Since enzymes in the cytochrome P450 family are required for the activation of some procarcinogens, inhibition of cytochrome P450 enzymes may decrease the risk of some types of chemically induced cancers. In vitrostudies indicate that chlorophyllin may decrease the activity of cytochrome P450 enzymes (1,2). Phase II biotransformation enzymes promote the elimination of potentially harmful toxins and carcinogens from the body. Limited data from animal studies indicate that chlorophyllin may increase the activity of the phase II enzyme, quinone reductase (3).
Land Art Chlorophyll Products
Land Art, the leading liquid supplement company, offers some great chlorophyll formulas for now 30 years. Extracted from high quality non-GMO wild alfalfa by a supercritical process, our cold-processed liquid Chlorophyll is vegan, preservative free and non-pasteurized. We do not use chlorophyll from mulberry leaves, since this chlorophyll comes from silkworm excrements.