Proanthocyanidins

Phyto molecular entry number
PRL000042
Phyto molecule name
Proanthocyanidins
Phyto molecule type
Flavonoids
Sources
  • Grapes
Health benefits
  • Anti-Oxidant
  • Cardiovascular diseases
  • Anti-allergic
  • Anti-cancerous
Structure
COC1=CC(=CC(=C1)C=CC2=CC=C(C=C2)O)OC
Reference(s)
  1. Rasmussen SE, Frederiksen H, Struntze Krogholm K, Poulsen L.Dietary proanthocyanidins: occurrence, dietary intake, bioavailability, and protection against cardiovascular disease.2005;49(2):pp159-74.
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