Oleuropein

Phyto molecular entry number
PRL000021
Phyto molecule name
Oleuropein
Phyto molecule type
Phenolic compound
Sources
  • Olive oil
Health benefits
  • Hepatoprotective effect
  • LDL Oxidation reduction
  • Anti-Oxidant
  • Treat osteoporosis and pectic ulcer
  • Anti-cancerous
Structure
CC=C1C(C(=COC1OC2C(C(C(C(O2)CO)O)O)O)C(=O)OC)CC(=O)OCCC3=CC(=C(C=C3)O)O
Reference(s)
  1. Yunjung Kim.Hepatoprotective effect of oleuropein in mice: Mechanisms uncovered by gene expression profiling.2010.5(9):pp 950-960
  2. Markin-D; Duek-L; Berdicevsky-I.Selection of Scientific Research Supporting the Health Benefits of Olive Leaf Extract & Oleuropein.2003; 46(3-4): pp132-136
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