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.
|Storage||Store 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 286.24. 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||3.49 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 are publications that support the products' biological activity.
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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Keywords: flavonoids antioxidants inhibitors inhibits PI 3-K kinase Akt mTOR Cdk6 antiproliferative cancer activates ERK neuroprotective Huntington's DNA Methyltransferases DNMT Antioxidants
1 Citation 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
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