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SML2147 Sigma-Aldrich

S-Equol

≥97% (HPLC)

Synonym: (3S)-3,4-Dihydro-3-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-2H-1-benzopyran-7-ol, (S)-(–)-4′,7-isoflavandiol, (S)-Equol, Equol

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Properties

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assay   ≥97% (HPLC)
form   powder
color   white to beige
solubility   DMSO: 2 mg/mL, clear
storage temp.   −20°C

Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

(S)-Equol is an estrogen receptor beta (ERβ) agonist, formed in some people by intestinal bacteria from the soy phytoestrogen daidzein. (S)-Equol has approximately 13-fold higher affinity for human ERβ over ERα and an EC50 value of 65nM for ERβ compared to an EC50 value of 85nM for ERα. It has been shown to have anti-inflammatory and neuroprotective activty.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
RTECS 
DJ2887080

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