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Description: Naturally occuring flavonoid and antioxidant; neuroprotective
Chemical Name: 2-(3,4-Dihydroxyphenyl)-3,7-dihydroxy-4H-1-benzopyran-4-one
Purity: ≥97% (HPLC)
Citations (4)

Biological Activity for Fisetin

Fisetin is a naturally occuring flavonoid and antioxidant. Inhibits PI 3-K, Akt, mTOR and Cdk6. Displays antiproliferative activity in prostate cancer cells. Shown to activate ERK; exhibits neuroprotective activity in Huntington's disease models. Also a DNMT1 inhibitor.

Technical Data for Fisetin

M. Wt 286.24
Formula C15H10O6
Storage Store at -20°C
Purity ≥97% (HPLC)
CAS Number 528-48-3
PubChem ID 5281614
Smiles OC2=C(C3=CC=C(O)C(O)=C3)OC1=CC(O)=CC=C1C2=O

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Solubility Data for Fisetin

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 28.62 100
ethanol 2.86 10

Preparing Stock Solutions for Fisetin

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 3.49 mL 17.47 mL 34.94 mL
5 mM 0.7 mL 3.49 mL 6.99 mL
10 mM 0.35 mL 1.75 mL 3.49 mL
50 mM 0.07 mL 0.35 mL 0.7 mL

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References for Fisetin

References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

Lu et al (2005) Crystal structure of a human cyclin-dependent kinase 6 complex with a flavonol inhibitor, fisetin. J.Med.Chem. 48 737 PMID: 15689157

Adhami et al (2012) Dietary flavonoid fisetin: a novel dual inhibitor of PI3K/Akt and mTOR for prostate cancer management. Biochem.Pharmacol. 84 1277 PMID: 22842629

Haddad et al (2010) Antiproliferative mechanisms of the flavonoids 2,2'-dihydroxychalcone and fisetin in human prostate cancer cells. Nutr.Cancer 62 668 PMID: 20574928

Maher et al (2011) ERK activation by the polyphenols fisetin and resveratrol provides neuroprotection in multiple models of Huntington's disease. Hum.Mol.Genet. 20 261 PMID: 20952447

Lee et al (2005) Mechanisms for the inhibition of DNA methyltransferases by tea catechins and bioflavonoids. Mol.Pharmacol. 68 1018 PMID: 16037419

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4 Citations for Fisetin

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Fisetin include:

Kim et al (2016) Fisetin stimulates autophagic degradation of phosphorylated tau via the activation of TFEB and Nrf2 transcription factors. PLoS Pathog 6 24933 PMID: 27112200

Alun M et al (2021) How CD40L reverse signaling regulates axon and dendrite growth. Cell Mol Life Sci 78 1065-1083 PMID: 32506167

Alun M et al (2021) Signalling Pathways Mediating the Effects of CD40-Activated CD40L Reverse Signalling on Inhibitory Medium Spiny Neuron Neurite Growth. Cells 10 PMID: 33917019

Young Ho et al (2021) A splicing variant of TFEB negatively regulates the TFEB-autophagy pathway. Sci Rep 11 21119 PMID: 34702966

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