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Catalog No.S2347 Synonyms: Sophoretin
CAS No. 6151-25-3
Quercetin (Sophoretin), a polyphenolic flavonoid found in a wide variety of plant-based foods, such as apples, onions, berries, and red wine, is utilized in many different cultures for their nervous system and anticancer effects. Quercetin (dihydrate), a natural flavonoid, is a stimulator of recombinant SIRT1 and a PI3K inhibitor with IC50s of 2.4 μM, 3.0 μM and 5.4 μM for PI3K γ, PI3K δ and PI3K β, respectively.
Selleck's Quercetin Dihydrate has been cited by 7 publications
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|Description||Quercetin (Sophoretin), a polyphenolic flavonoid found in a wide variety of plant-based foods, such as apples, onions, berries, and red wine, is utilized in many different cultures for their nervous system and anticancer effects. Quercetin (dihydrate), a natural flavonoid, is a stimulator of recombinant SIRT1 and a PI3K inhibitor with IC50s of 2.4 μM, 3.0 μM and 5.4 μM for PI3K γ, PI3K δ and PI3K β, respectively.|
Quercetin, a polyphenolic flavonoid found in a wide variety of plant-based foods, such as apples, onions, berries, and red wine, is utilized in many different cultures for their nervous system and anticancer effects. The pharmacological activities of quercetin that modulate antioxidation/oxidation/kinase-signaling pathways might be differentially elicited in neurons compared with malignant cells, ultimately promoting cell survival or death in a cell type- and metabolism-specific manner. Whereas the broad antioxidation and anti-inflammatory activities of quercetin are important for neuronal survival, the oxidative, kinase- and cell cycle-inhibitory, apoptosis-inducing effects of quercetin are essential for its anticancer effects. 
LD50: Mice 159mg/kg (i.g.) 
|In vitro||DMSO||67 mg/mL (198.06 mM)|
|Ethanol||21 mg/mL (62.08 mM)|
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Clinical Trial Information
|NCT Number||Recruitment||interventions||Conditions||Sponsor/Collaborators||Start Date||Phases|
|NCT04907253||Recruiting||Drug: Quercetin|Drug: Placebo||Coronary Artery Disease||Montreal Heart Institute||June 4 2021||Phase 2|
|NCT04474626||Withdrawn||Drug: Isoquercetin||Sickle Cell Disease|Sickle Cell-Beta0-Thalassemia||Jeffrey Zwicker MD|Quercegen Pharmaceuticals|Dana-Farber Cancer Institute||December 2020||Phase 2|
|NCT04063124||Recruiting||Drug: Dasatinib + Quercetin||Alzheimer Disease||The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio|Mayo Clinic||February 14 2020||Phase 1|Phase 2|
|NCT03989271||Recruiting||Drug: Quercetin||Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease||Temple University|National Institutes of Health (NIH)|Quercegen Pharmaceuticals|National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)||October 1 2019||Phase 1|Phase 2|
|NCT02446795||Unknown status||Drug: Sunitinib|Drug: Isoquercetin|Drug: Placebo||Renal Cell Carcinoma|Kidney Cancer||Consorzio Oncotech|Clinical Research Technology S.r.l.|Quercegen Pharmaceuticals||November 2016||Phase 1|Phase 2|
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