Inhibitor of 5- and platelet 12-lipoxygenases (IC50 values are 9.5 and 0.12 μM respectively). Also inhibits Raf-mediated MEK-1 phosphorylation in C6 rat glioma cells and induces G1 and G2 cell cycle arrest by decreasing cdk1, cdk2, cyclin D2 and cyclin A expression. Inhibits production of inflammatory cytokines by inhibiting NF-κB activation.
|Storage||Desiccate at -20°C|
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|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 270.24. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.
|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|1 mM||3.7 mL||18.5 mL||37 mL|
|5 mM||0.74 mL||3.7 mL||7.4 mL|
|10 mM||0.37 mL||1.85 mL||3.7 mL|
|50 mM||0.07 mL||0.37 mL||0.74 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Hsu et al (2001) Baicalein induces a dual growth arrest by modulating multiple cell cycle regulatory molecules. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 425 165 PMID: 11513834
Nakahata et al (2003) Baicalein inhibits Raf-1-mediated phosphorylation of MEK-1 in C6 rat glioma cells. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 461 1 PMID: 12568909
Sekiya and Okuda (1982) Selective inhibition of platelet lipoxygenase by baicalein. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Commun. 105 1090 PMID: 6807310
Hsieh et al (2007) Baicalein inhibits IL-1β- and TNFα-induced inflammatory cytokine production from human mast cells via regulation of the NF-κB pathway. Clin.Mol.Allergy 26 5 PMID: 18039391
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3 Citations for Baicalein
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Baicalein include:
Maskrey et al (2014) 12-hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid is associated with variability in aspirin-induced platelet inhibition. PLoS One 11 33 PMID: 25349537
Potapova et al (2013) Caspases and p38 MAPK regulate endothelial cell adhesiveness for mesenchymal stem cells. PLoS One 8 e73929 PMID: 24069252
Gibson et al (2008) TRPV1 channels mediate long-term depression at synapses on hippocampal interneurons. Neuron 57 746 PMID: 18341994
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