Triacetyl resveratrol

Aliases: 5-[(1E)-2-[4-(acetyloxy)phenyl]ethenyl]-1,3-Benzenediol-1,3-diacetate; 3,454’-Tri-O-acetylresveratrol
Catalog No: 14116 Format: 250 mg $205 Buy
Catalog No: 14117 Format: 50 mg $70 Buy

Application: Sirtuins

Chemical Properties

MW = 354.4
CAS 42206-94-0
>98% (TLC); NMR (Conforms)


A resveratrol prodrug. One method for increasing the half-life of resveratrol in vivo is acetylation of the phenolic OH groups. Deacetylation takes place in vivo or in intact cells via the action of intracellular esterases releasing active resveratrol.


White powder. May be dissolved in DMSO (25 mg/ml); or ethanol (8 mg/ml).

Storage Conditions

Store desiccated as supplied at -20° for up to 2 years. Store solutions at -20°C for up to 1 month.


1. TC Hsieh et al. Carcinogenesis 2011, 32:93
2. TC Hsieh et al. Int. J. Cancer 2011, 129:2732


Chemical structure of Triacetyl resveratrol.