Syntheses and radical scavenging activities of resveratrol derivatives

Hyun Jung Lee, Jai Seo, Bong Ho Lee, Kyoo Hyun Chung, Dae Yoon Chi

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Nine new resveratrol derivatives, having bromo, iodo, and fluoroethyl groups, were designed and synthesized. All compounds having free phenol groups showed good free radical scavenging activity. Among them, 2-bromoresveratrol 19 has a similar free radical scavenging activity to (+)-catechin.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)463-466
Number of pages4
JournalBioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 2004
Externally publishedYes


  • Antioxidant
  • Phenol
  • Radical scavenger
  • Resveratrol
  • Stilbene

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Molecular Biology
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Drug Discovery
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry


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