Cat. No. 1777
Alternative Name: (-)-Arctigenin
Chemical Name: (3R,4R)-4-[(3,4-Dimethoxyphenyl)met
Biological ActivityAntioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antiproliferative and antiviral agent. Inhibits LPS-induced iNOS expression via inhibition of IκBα phosphorylation and p65 nuclear translocation (IC50 = 10 nM). Inhibits HIV-1 replication in vitro. Also potently inhibits MKK1 (MEK1) (IC50 = 0.5 nM) and provides neuroprotection by binding to kainate receptors.
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Cho et al (2003) Arctigenin, a potent inhibitor of MKK1, inhibits lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-inducible nitric oxide synthase expression through inhibition of I-κBα phosphorylation and of p65 nuclear translocation. Exp.Biol.Abstr. 152.2.
Cho et al (2002) Potent inhibition of lipopolysaccharide-inducible nitric oxide synthase expression by dibenzylbutyrolactone lignans through inhibition of I-κBα phosphorylation and of p65 nuclear translocation. Int.Immunopharmacol. 2 105. PMID: 11789661.
Jang et al (2002) Arctigenin protects cultured cortical neurons from glutamate-induced neurodegeneration by binding to kainate receptor. J.Neurosci.Res. 68 233. PMID: 11948668.
Schroder et al (1990) Differential in vitro anti-HIV activity of natural lignans. Z.Naturforsch.C. 45 1215. PMID: 1965681.
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Ogungbe et al (2014) (-) Arctigenin and (+) pinoresinol are antagonists of the human thyroid hormone receptor β. J Chem Inf Model 54 3051. PMID: 25383984.
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