Key features and details
- Steroidal saponin. Apopotic and antioxidant agent.
- CAS Number: 512-04-9
- Purity: > 98%
- Form / State: Solid
- Source: Synthetic
Product nameDiosgenin, Apopotic and antioxidant agent
DescriptionSteroidal saponin. Apopotic and antioxidant agent.
Biological descriptionSteroidal saponin. Apopotic and antioxidant agent. Promotes angiogenesis in a HIF-1α dependent mechanism. Shows anticancer and immunosuppressive effects in vivo. Inhibits STAT3, PI3K, Akt, ERK and JNK phosphorylation and proinflammatory cytokine production. Orally active.
Storage instructionsStore at Room Temperature. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
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
To our knowledge, customised protocols are not required for this product. Please try the standard protocols listed below and let us know how you get on.
ab142291 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.