Hydroxytyrosol (HT)

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$300.00

Quantity: 1Gram

SKU: 3901009 Category: Tag:

Description

Product Name: Hydroxytyrosol (HT)

Synonyms: 3,4-Dihydroxyphenyl)ethanol,

IUPAC Name: 4-(2-hydroxyethyl)benzene-1,2-diol,

Cat#: 3901009

Cas#: 10597-60-1

M.F.: C8H10O3

M.W.: 154.17

Description: Hydroxytyrosol (HT) is a polyphenol mainly present in extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) that has a potent antioxidant activity. Moreover, HT provides other beneficial benefits that may be of importance for human health, namely anti-inflammatory and anticancer effects, enhancement of endothelial and vascular function, anti-steatotic  properties, and improvement of endoplasmic reticulum stress, autophagy and mitochondrial function. Interestingly, HT is the only polyphenol recognized by the European Food Safety Authority as a protector of low density lipoproteins (LDL) from oxidative damage, considering the finding that HT reduces the expression of adhesion molecules in endothelial cells, preventing the oxidation of LDL.

Additional information

Purity

95%

Package size

1Gram

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