Published in 2019 this Taiwanese group of researchers offered a comprehensive review of existing research. This review is unique in that it also outlines and examines the synthesis and extraction from various sources – from Japanese knotweed to fermented sources. The authors then explored the proposed mechanisms by which resveratrol can be applied to management of metabolic syndrome pathogenesis.
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