Resveratrol: challenges in analyzing its biological effects

  title={Resveratrol: challenges in analyzing its biological effects},
  author={Ole Vang},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  • O. Vang
  • Published 2015
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Testing the biological activities of a dietary compound like resveratrol presents various challenges, which are highlighted in this commentary, with some suggested direction for future research, focusing on five challenges: (1) many different cellular effects are observed for resveratrol, but it is not known whether they arise from one point of action (or a few) or whether resveratrol is non‐specific in its action; (2) the health‐promotion effect of dietary resveratrol is likely a combinatory… Expand
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