Is pterostilbene a drug candidate superior to resveratrol: a comparison of their anti-inflammatory activities and pharmacokinetic profiles?
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in PSWC, Melbourne (Australia)
- Type: Presentation
- By: LIN, Haishu (National University of Singapore, Department of Pharmacy, Singapore, Singapore)
- Co-author(s): Yeo, Samuel (National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore)
Choo, Qiuyi (National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore)
Tanaka, Yoshiya (University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan)
Background: Pterostilbene (PTS), a dietary resveratrol (RES) analog possesses various RES-like health-promoting effects.
Aims: This study aimed to compare their anti-inflammatory activities and pharmacokinetic profiles.
Methods: The anti-inflammatory activities were assessed in various cell culture models. The pharmacokinetic profiles of PTS was.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.