Resveratrol is a natural product found in the skins of grapes and some other berries used predominantly as an antioxidant dietery supplement [9
]. The compound exists as a mixture of trans- (shown here) and cis- (PubChem CID 1548910
) conformations. Resveratrol has been investigated for its various roles in complex biological processes [2
]. It has some activity as a cyclooxygenase inhibitor/antiinflammatory agent.
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