Effects and Mechanisms of Resveratrol on Aging and Age-Related Diseases
Year Published: 2021
Oxid Med Cell Longev
Dan-Dan Zhou, Min Luo, Si-Yu Huang, Adila Saimaiti, Ao Shang, Ren-You Gan, Hua-Bin Li
This review looked at the potential of resveratrol in improving aging outcomes and age-related diseases. Resveratrol is an antioxidant found in grapes, peanuts, and blueberries.
Key Findings: Authors describe that several studies have found positive effects of resveratrol on aging, life extension, and several age-related diseases, with some research highlighting the mechanisms of antiaging action. Namely, some of the positive effects of resveratrol can be seen in research on cancer, sarcopenia, neurodegenerative diseases, osteoporosis, cardiovascular disease, and infertility.