Cat. No. 1227
Chemical Name: 5,7-Dihydroxy-2-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-4
Biological ActivityProtein kinase inhibitor. Suppresses tumor-promoting effects of TPA and exhibits antiproliferative activity in human breast cancer cells (IC50 values are 59.44 and 31.15 μM at 24 and 72 hrs respectively). Activates both the intrinsic and extrinsic apoptotic pathways and displays anti-inflammatory, hypotensive, antispasmodic and antioxidant properties in vivo.
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Choi et al (2009) Apigen induces apoptosis through a mitochondria/caspase-pathway in human breast cancer MDA-MB-453 cells. J.Clin.Biochem.Nutr. 44 260. PMID: 19430615.
Jin et al (2009) Apigenin protects endothelium-dependent relaxation of rat aorta against oxidative stress. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 616 200. PMID: 19549516.
Lin et al (1997) Suppression of protein kinase C and nuclear oncogene expression as possible molecular mechanisms of cancer chemoprevention by apigenin and curcumin. J.Cell.Biochem.Suppl. 28-29 39. PMID: 9589348.
Kuo and Yang (1995) Reversion of v-H-ras-transformed NIH3T3 cells by apigenin through inhibiting mitogen activated protein kinase and its downstream oncogenes. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Commun. 212 767. PMID: 7626110.
Sato et al (1994) Apigenin induces morphological differentiation and G2-M arrest in rat neuronal cells. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Commun. 204 578. PMID: 7980517.
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Lim et al (2006) Growth inhibition and apoptosis by (-)-epicatechin gallate are mediated by cyclin D1 suppression in head and neck squamous carcinoma cells. J Neurosci 42 3260. PMID: 17045795.
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