Clinical Research

Miracle berries and their active substance, miraculin, have both been thoroughly used in clinical research with positive results. We have posted a sampling of the available research here, and we invite you to keep an eye on this page for more articles coming soon.

As a Taste Modifier

For Chemotherapy Taste Improvement

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“Treatment of Taste Alterations in Chemotherapy Patients Using the ‘Miracle Fruit’”: Preliminary Analysis of a Pilot Study.” American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO):

Synsepalum dulcificum Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer”:

“Pilot Study of ‘Miracle Fruit’ to Improve
Food Palatability for Patients Receiving Chemotherapy.” U.S. National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health:

Diabetic Uses: Anti-Diabetic Properties

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“Anti-Diabetic Properties of Synsepalum dulcificum and Its Potential Inclusion in Functional Yogurt”:

“Improvement of Insulin Resistance by Miracle Fruit (Synsepalum dulcificum) in Fructose-Rich Chow-Fed Rats.” U.S. National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health:

“Anti-Diabetic Effect of the Leaf Extracts of the Miracle Berry”:

“Antidiabetic Potential of the Leaf Extract of Miracle Berry Plant in Type 2 Diabetes”:

Modulatory Effects of Miracle Fruit Ethanolic Extracts on Glucose Uptake Through the Insulin Signaling Pathway in C2C12 Mouse Myotubes Cells”:

Phytochemicals, Nutritionals, and Antioxidant Properties of the Miracle Berry

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“Chemical Constituents and Their Antioxidant Activities”:

“Physicochemical Characterisation of Polysaccharides from the Seeds and Leaves of Miracle Fruit (Synsepalum dulcificum) and Their Antioxidant and α -Glucosidase Inhibitory Activities In Vitro”:

“Phytochemicals, Nutritionals, and Antioxidant Properties of the Miracle Berry”:

“Phytochemicals, Antinutrient, and Amino Acid Composition of the Miracle Berry”:

“Amino Acid Profile and Oxidazable Vitamin Content of Miracle Fruit”:

“Proximate and Micronutrient Analysis of Miracle Fruit”:

“Potential Nutritional Values of Skin, Pulp, and Seed of the Miracle Fruit”:

“Proximate, Anti-Nutritional, and Phytochemical Composition of the Yellow Variety of the Miracle Fruit”:

“Nutritionals, Anti-Nutritional, and Phytochemical Profile of the Leaves and Fruit of the Miracle Fruit”:

“Contents of Phenolics and Flavonoids and Antioxidant Activities in Skin, Pulp, and Seeds of Miracle Fruit.” U.S. National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health:

“Antioxidant-Rich Phytochemicals in Miracle Berry (Synsepalum dulcificum) and Antioxidant Activity of Its Extracts.” U.S. National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health:

Other Health Benefits of the Miracle Berry

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“Anti-Angiogenesis and Anticancer Activities”:

“Nutritional Benefits, Phytochemical Constituents, Ethnomedical Uses, and Biological Properties of the Miracle Fruit Plant”:

“Influence of Miracle Berry Extract and Microencapsulated Lactococcus on the Antioxidant Activity and Probiotic Viability of Functional Yogurt”:

“Synsepalum dulcificum extracts exhibit cytotoxic activity on human colorectal cancer cells and upregulate c-fos and c-jun early apoptotic gene expression”:

“Miracle Berry as a Potential Supplement in the Control of Metabolic Risk Factors in Cancer”

“Anti-Hyperuricaemic Effect of Miracle Berry – Ability of the Miracle Berry to Reduce Uric Acid in the Blood”:

Toxicology Analysis of the Miracle Berry

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“Effects of Methanol Extract of Synsepalum Dulcificum Pulp on Some Biochemical Parameters in Albino Rats”:

“Effect of Synsepalum Dulcificum Extract on Oxidative Stress and Hepatotoxicity Indices”:

Non-Allergic Properties 

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“Discarded Cross-Allergy Between Miracle Berry (Synsepalum dulcificum) and Peanut”:

Who We Are

Since 2014, MiraBurst, founded by Dr. Emmanuel Asare, has proudly offered the world’s leading natural taste-modifying berry: the miracle berry. You can enjoy this natural sugar substitute in the form of our Mini Squares and our Freshly Frozen Miracle Berries. Our miracle fruit tablets work by providing a naturally clean and sweet taste to tart or sour drinks, fruits, and foods. As a result, they can help you to finally achieve your health goals that you previously struggled to achieve due to your sweet tooth. Order today!