Multi-Target Profile of Oleocanthal, An Extra-Virgin Olive Oil Component

Author(s): Agostino Casapullo, Federica Del Gaudio, Angela Capolupo, Chiara Cassiano, Maria Chiara Monti

Journal Name: Current Bioactive Compounds

Volume 12 , Issue 1 , 2016


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This review is a brief but comprehensive overview on the multi-target profile of oleocanthal, an extra-virgin olive oil (EVOO) phenol corresponding to the (-)-decarboxymethylligstroside aglycone, speculating about its potential in the prevention and/or treatment of various diseases, such as neurodegeneration, inflammation and cancer.

Keywords: Olive oil, oleocanthal, biological targets, multi-pharmacological effect, cancer, inflammation, neurodegeneration.

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VOLUME: 12
ISSUE: 1
Year: 2016
Published on: 31 March, 2016
Page: [3 - 9]
Pages: 7
DOI: 10.2174/1573407212666151231184806

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