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Description: TRPC5 inhibitor; also induces autophagy
Chemical Name: 3,5,7-Trihydroxy-2-phenyl-4H-1-benzopyran-4-one
Purity: ≥98% (HPLC)

Biological Activity for Galangin

Galangin is a TRPC5 inhibitor. Inhibits Ca2+ entry into TRPC5 expressing cells. Inhibits LPS-induced expression of TNFα, IL-6, IL-1β, COX2 and iNOS, in vitro. Attenuates microglial activation, loss of dopaminergic neurons and motor dysfunction in a LPS-induced rat model of Parkinson's disease. Also inhibits proliferation in breast cancer cell lines. Induces autophagy. Also displays antiviral activity against HSV-1, coxsackie B virus type 1, adenovirus type 31 and reovirus.

Technical Data for Galangin

M. Wt 270.24
Formula C15H10O5
Storage Store at -20°C
Purity ≥98% (HPLC)
CAS Number 548-83-4
PubChem ID 5281616
Smiles OC1=CC(O)=C2C(OC(C3=CC=CC=C3)=C(C2=O)O)=C1

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Solubility Data for Galangin

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 27.02 100
ethanol 13.51 50

Preparing Stock Solutions for Galangin

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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 for Galangin

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

Naylor et al (2016) Natural and synthetic flavonoid modulation of TRPC5 channels. Br.J.Pharmacol. 173 562 PMID: 26565375

Chen et al (2017) Galangin reduces the loss of DArgic neurons in an LPS-evoked model of Parkinson's disease in rats. Int.J.Mol.Sci. 19 PMID: 29267220

So et al (1996) Inhibition of human breast cancer cell proliferation and delay of mammary tumorigenesis by flavonoids and citrus juices. Nutr.Cancer. 26 167 PMID: 8875554

Wen et al (2012) Galangin induces autophagy through upregulation of p53 in HepG2 cells. Pharmacology. 89 247 PMID: 22507894

Meyer et al (1997) Antiviral activity of galangin isolated from the aerial parts of Helichrysum aureonitens. J.Ethnopharmacol. 56 165 PMID: 9174978

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