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Abstract Title:

Myricetin: A comprehensive review on its biological potentials.

Abstract Source:

Food Sci Nutr. 2021 Oct ;9(10):5854-5868. Epub 2021 Aug 11. PMID: 34646551

Abstract Author(s):

Muhammad Imran, Farhan Saeed, Ghulam Hussain, Ali Imran, Zaffar Mehmood, Tanweer Aslam Gondal, Ahmed El-Ghorab, Ishtiaque Ahmad, Raffaele Pezzani, Muhammad Umair Arshad, Umar Bacha, Mohammad Ali Shariarti, Abdur Rauf, Naveed Muhammad, Zafar Ali Shah, Gokhan Zengin, Saiful Islam

Article Affiliation:

Muhammad Imran


Myricetin is a critical nutritive component of diet providing immunological protection and beneficial for maintaining good health. It is found in fruits, vegetables, tea, and wine. The families,,,andare the richest sources of myricetin. Different researchers explored the therapeutic potential of this valuable constituent such as anticancer, antidiabetic, antiobesity, cardiovascular protection, osteoporosis protection, anti-inflammatory, and hepatoprotective. In addition to these, the compound has been tested for cancer and diabetic mellitus during clinical trials. Health benefits of myricetin are related to its impact on different cell processes, such as apoptosis, glycolysis, cell cycle, energy balance, lipid level, serum protein concentrations, and osteoclastogenesis. This review explored the potential health benefits of myricetin with a specific emphasis on its mechanism of action, considering the most updated and novel findings in the field.

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