Description of Chrysin
Chrysin is pale yellow powder (crystallized from methanol), m.p. 285 ° C. The soluble alkali hydroxide solution, Chrysin Powder Extract slightly soluble in ether, ethanol, and chloroform, insoluble in water. Chrysin Powder Extract is extracted from bignoniaceae plants auch as the seeds and bark of Oroxylum indicum (L.)Vent., Pinus mon-ticola Dougl. P.aristata Engelm. ChrysinPowder Extract has effects on certain cancer cells.
Function of Chrysin
1. Anti-tumor cell proliferation
2. Induction of tumor cell apoptosis
3. Reverse the multi-drug resistance of tumor cells
4. Resistance to gene mutationApplication
Application of Chrysin
1.Anti-inflammatory, anti-viral, anti-mutation, anti-carcinogen.
2.Chrysin powder may have aromatase-inhibitory action.
3.Chrysin powder has antitumor activities, can suppress tumor cell multiplication and induce tumor cell apoptosis.
4.Chrysin's ability to inhibit the aromatization to estrogens has been demonstrated in the laboratory.
5.Chrysin powder has the function of antioxidant activity, antiviral activity, antidiabetic action, reducing blood lipids, depressing blood pressure and preventing gene mutation.