Cat. No. 1418
Chemical Name: 5-[(1E)-2-(4-Hydroxyphenyl)ethenyl]
Biological ActivityA phytoestrogen with antitumor, antioxidant, antiplatelet, anti-inflammatory and antifungal effects. Inhibits cytochrome P450 1A1 (IC50 = 23 μM) and displays mixed agonist/antagonist actions at ERα and ERβ estrogen receptors. Converted into the anticancer agent piceatannol (Cat. No. 1554) by cytochrome P450 1B1.
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Keywords: Resveratrol, supplier, Antitumor, anti-oxidant, agent, Cyclooxygenase, inhibitor, COX, Oxygenases, Oxidases
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