Product nameBaicalin, Flavonoid compound
DescriptionFlavonoid compound with antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activity
Biological descriptionFlavonoid compound. Various pharmacological activities in vitro and in vivo. Antioxidant and anti-inflammatory. Inhibits HIV-1 replication.
Chemical name(2S,3S,4S,5R,6S)-6-(5,6-Dihydroxy-4-oxo-2-phenylchromen-7-yl)oxy-3,4,5-trihydroxyoxane-2-carboxylic acid
Storage instructionsStore at -20°C. Store under desiccating conditions. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
Solubility overviewSoluble in DMSO and in ethanol
Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.
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- Signal transduction
- Nitric oxide & oxidative stress
This product has been referenced in:
- Lin B Polyphenols and neuroprotection against ischemia and neurodegeneration. Mini Rev Med Chem 11:1222-38 (2011). Read more (PubMed: 22070681) »
- Srinivas NR Baicalin, an emerging multi-therapeutic agent: pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics, and considerations from drug development perspectives. Xenobiotica 40:357-67 (2010). Read more (PubMed: 20230189) »
- Huang Y et al. Biological properties of baicalein in cardiovascular system. Curr Drug Targets Cardiovasc Haematol Disord 5:177-84 (2005). Read more (PubMed: 15853750) »