Grape seed extracts are industrial derivatives from whole grape seeds. Typically, the commercial opportunity of extracting grape seed constituents has been for chemicals known as , including recognized as .
Human case reports and results from laboratory and animal studies show that grape seed extract may be useful to treat such as and . By limiting , in grape seeds may reduce risk of heart disease, such as by inhibiting aggregation and reducing . While such studies are promising, more research including long-term studies in humans is needed to confirm initial findings.
A contained in grape seeds is which may interfere with cell growth and proliferation, as well as induce , among a variety of potential effects.
Grape seed components may also be active against by inhibiting expression and replication.
Preliminary research shows that grape seed extract may have other possible anti-disease properties, such as in laboratory models of