Product nameTriacetyl aloe-emodin (Impurity A), Aloe-emodin derivative
Biological descriptionAloe-emodin derivative. Aloe-emodin has demonstrated anticancer effects in vivo and in vitro.
Storage instructionsStore at -20°C. Store under desiccating conditions. 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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This product has been referenced in:
- Huang PH et al. Emodin and Aloe-Emodin Suppress Breast Cancer Cell Proliferation through ER a Inhibition. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2013:376123 (2013). Read more (PubMed: 23864887) »
- Ismail S et al. Enhanced induction of cell cycle arrest and apoptosis via the mitochondrial membrane potential disruption in human U87 malignant glioma cells by aloe emodin. J Asian Nat Prod Res 15:1003-12 (2013). Read more (PubMed: 23869465) »
- Liu K et al. Aloe-emodin suppresses prostate cancer by targeting the mTOR complex 2. Carcinogenesis 33:1406-11 (2012). Read more (PubMed: 22532249) »