Caffeic acid phenethyl ester

Cat. No. 2743

Caffeic acid phenethyl ester C17H16O4 [104594-70-9]

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Alternative Name: CAPE

Chemical Name: 3-(3,4-Dihydroxyphenyl)-2-propenoic acid 2-phenylethyl ester

Biological Activity

Antioxidant, antimitogenic, anticarcinogenic, anti-inflammatory and antiviral. Specifically inhibits NF-κB activation and inhibits the growth of transformed cells. Also suppresses lipid peroxidation and inhibits ornithine decarboxylase, protein tyrosine kinase and lipoxygenase activities.

Technical Data

M.Wt:
284.31
Formula:
C17H16O4
Solubility:
Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 100 mM in ethanol
Purity:
>99 %
Storage:
Store at -20°C
CAS No:
104594-70-9

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Fitzpatrick et al (2001) Caffeic acid phenethyl ester, an inhibitor of nuclear factor-κB, attenuates bacterial peptidoglycan polysaccharide-induced colitis in rats. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 299 915. PMID: 11714876.

Natarajan et al (1996) Caffeic acid phenethyl ester is a potent and specific inhibitor of activation of nuclear transcription factor NF-κB. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.USA 93 9090.

Sud'ina et al (1993) Caffeic acid phenethyl ester as a lipoxygenase inhibitor with antioxidant properties. FEBS Lett. 329 21. PMID: 7689063.

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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Caffeic acid phenethyl ester include:

Pysz et al (2014) Differential regulation of cyclin D1 expression by protein kinase C α and ε signaling in intestinal epithelial cells. J Biol Chem 289 22268. PMID: 24914206.

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