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- n. Any salt or ester of glucuronic acid
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A salt of glucuronic acid.
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Prolongs its half life from 14 minutes to a 9-hour survival in the blood circulation by conjugating with (locking onto) sulfur and glucuronate in the liver (called glucuronidation).
Then an enzyme called glucuronidase, which is produced as sites of tumors, infection and inflammation, unlocks resveratrol from glucuronate and delivers resveratrol at the right time and place.