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(±)-Taxifolin hydrate

An antioxidant flavonoid that scavenges superoxide (1.5 x 10⁵ M⁻¹ s⁻¹) and suppresses the cytotoxicity of superoxide and hydrogen peroxide in Chinese hamster V79 cells.

Synonym: 3,3′,4′,5,7-Pentahydroxydihydroflavone Hydrate, Dihydroquercetin Hydrate, 3,3′,4′,5,7-Pentahydroxyflavanone hydrate, Dihydroquercetin hydrate

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Properties

Related Categories Antioxidant and Free Radical Scavengers, Cancer Research, Cell Biology, Chemopreventive Agents
Quality Level   100
assay   ≥95% (HPLC)
form   solid
mfr. no.   Calbiochem®
storage condition   OK to freeze
  protect from light
storage conditions   +2C to +8C
color   white to off-white
solubility   ethanol: 20 mg/mL
shipped in   ambient
SMILES string   O.O[C@@H]1[C@H](Oc2cc(O)cc(O)c2C1=O)c3ccc(O)c(O)c3
InChI   1S/C15H12O7.H2O/c16-7-4-10(19)12-11(5-7)22-15(14(21)13(12)20)6-1-2-8(17)9(18)3-6;/h1-5,14-19,21H;1H2/t14-,15+;/m0./s1
InChI key   DNQPGSVMBPSRIR-LDXVYITESA-N

Description

General description

An antioxidant flavonoid that scavenges superoxide (1.5 x 105 M-1 s-1) and suppresses the cytotoxicity of superoxide and hydrogen peroxide in Chinese hamster V79 cells.

An antioxidant flavonoid that suppresses the cytotoxicity of superoxide ions and hydrogen peroxide in Chinese hamster V79 cells.

Packaging

25 mg in Glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Cell permeable: no

Flavonoid, antioxidant. Inhibits lipogenesis in cancer cells, most likely by targeting fatty acid synthase activity.

Primary Target
An antioxidant flavonoid that scavenges superoxide

Product does not compete with ATP.

Reversible: no

Packaging

Packaged under inert gas

Warning

Toxicity: Harmful (C)

Other Notes

Kostyuk, V.A., et al. 1998. Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 355, 43.
Bors, W., et al. 1995. Free Radic. Biol. Med. 19, 45.
Nakayama, T., et al. 1994. Cancer Res. 54, 1991s.
Nakayama, T., et al. 1993. Biochem. Pharmacol. 45, 265.

Legal Information

CALBIOCHEM is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable
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