Hydroxytyrosol is a kind of polyphenolic compounds occurring naturally in olive leaves and fruits, which has strong antioxidant activity. Hydroxytyosol mainly exists in the form of lipids and has a variety of biological and pharmacological activities.
Hydroxytyrosol can play a positive role in the prevention and treatment of some diseases, such as prostate cancer, uterine cancer, lung cancer, breast cancer and so on. The prevention and treatment of cancer is a point that attracts more attention at present. In recent years, the incidence of cancer all increased, if can carry out early treatment intervention, in terms of recovery will be more optimistic, the recovery situation will be relatively better. In addition, hydroxytyrool can play an important role in cardiovascular diseases, such as arteriosclerosis, hyperlipidemia, thrombosis, etc. In the agricultural field, its antiviral and antibacterial effects can also play an important role in the prevention of various insect pests.