Chlorogenic acid

Phyto molecular entry number
PRL000076
Phyto molecule name
Chlorogenic acid
Phyto molecule type
Hydroxycinnamic acids
Sources
  • Echinacea
  • Strawberries
  • Pineapple
  • Coffee
  • Sunflower
  • Blueberries
Health benefits
  • Decrease risk of chronic disease
  • Anti-oxidant
  • Anti-cancerous
Structure
C1C(C(C(CC1(C(=O)O)O)OC(=O)C=CC2=CC(=C(C=C2)O)O)O)O
Reference(s)
  1. Jeanelle Boyer and Rui Hai Liu.Apple phytochemicals and their health benefits.2004;3(5).
  2. Margreet R. Olthof2,Peter C. H. Hollman, and Martijn B. Katan.Chlorogenic Acid and Caffeic Acid Are Absorbed in Humans1.2001.vol.131;pp 66-71.
  3. Rui Hai Liu2.Potential Synergy of Phytochemicals in Cancer Prevention: Mechanism of Action1.2004.134(9)
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