Suppression of angiogenesis, tumor growth, and wound healing by resveratrol, a natural compound in red wine and grapes.

@article{Brkenhielm2001SuppressionOA,
  title={Suppression of angiogenesis, tumor growth, and wound healing by resveratrol, a natural compound in red wine and grapes.},
  author={Ebba Br{\aa}kenhielm and Rui Cao and Yuhai Cao},
  journal={FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology},
  year={2001},
  volume={15 10},
  pages={1798-800}
}
Resveratrol (3,5,4'-trihydroxystilbene) is a natural compound found in several plants, including grapes, peanuts, and pines, and in their related products. Red wine is probably the most frequently consumed drink that is enriched in resveratrol. We investigated whether drinking resveratrol could suppress angiogenesis, a process of blood vessel growth involved in initiation, development, and progression of many diseases, including cancer, metastasis, and diabetic retinopathy. We found that… CONTINUE READING

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