Cat. No. 2841
Alternative Name: Diferuloylmethane
Chemical Name: (1E,6E)-1,7-Bis(4-hydroxy-3-methoxy
Biological ActivityAntitumor, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant agent. Downregulates expression of reactive-oxygen-generating enzymes (cyclooxygenase, lipoxygenase, iNOS), TNFα, IL-1, IL-6, PKC, EGFR, NF-κB, IκB kinase and more. Upregulates expression of PPARγ, p53, Nrf2. Also displays antimicrobial, antidiabetic neuro- and cardioprotective properties in vivo.
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Miriyala et al (2007) Cardioprotective effects of curcumin. Adv.Exp.Med.Biol. 595 359. PMID: 17569220.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Curcumin include:
Efthymiou et al (2015) Rescue of an in vitro neuron phenotype identified in Niemann-Pick disease, type C1 induced pluripotent stem cell-derived neurons by modulating the WNT pathway and calcium signaling. J Neurosci 4 230. PMID: 25637190.
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Keywords: Curcumin, supplier, Antitumor, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, Apoptosis, Inducer, nrf2, Tocris Bioscience, Apoptosis Inducing products