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and food industries since 2004.
|Common name||Crimson glory vine, Crimson climber, Meoru, Yamabudo|
|Scientific name||Vitis coignetiae|
|INCI name||Vitis Coignetiae Fruit Extract|
|Korean Cosmetic ingredient name||머루추출물|
|Used part||Fruit /|
|Potential benefits in cosmetics||anti-aging / anti-inflammatory / anti-oxidant /|
|Known active compounds||resveratrol, ampelopsin, viniferin, vitisin, pterostilbene|
Vitis coignetiae is a wild plant belonging to the genus Vitis that is found in Korea, Japan, and the RussianFar East area. It is commonly called as crimson glory vine or crimson climber, which has purple-redshoots. V. coignetiae is called Meoru in Korea while it is called Yamabudo in Japan which in Japanesemeans mountain grape. The plant is growing in mountain area in Korea and Japan, and the edible darkpurple berries are used for making wines and beverages.
The fruits of V. coignetiae are very similar to those of V. vinifera, and they are rich in procyanidin monomers.Many types of stilbenoids, such as resveratrol, pterostilbene, viniferin, and vitisin, which are known to bepresent in V. coignetiae, show anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory, and anti-aging properties. It was shown thatthe most prevalent stilbenoid in ethanol extract of V. coignetiae is pterostilbene, a naturally occurringanalogue of resveratrol, and it showed anti-oxidant activity by decreasing H2O2-induced ROS formation.