Hymecromone

Known as: Methylumbelliferone, 2H-1-Benzopyran-2-one, 7-hydroxy-4-methyl-, 4-Methylumbelliferone 
A coumarin derivative possessing properties as a spasmolytic, choleretic and light-protective agent. It is also used in ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY… (More)
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2012
2012
Liver cirrhosis is characterized by an excessive accumulation of extracellular matrix components, including hyaluronan (HA). In… (More)
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2011
2011
Background:Hyaluronan (HA) plays crucial roles in the tumourigenicity of many types of malignant tumours. 4-Methylumbelliferone… (More)
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2011
2011
AIMS The only FDA approved medication for colorectal cancer (CRC) prevention is celecoxib. Its adverse effects underline the need… (More)
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2011
2011
Smooth muscle cells (SMCs) have a pivotal role in cardiovascular diseases and are responsible for hyaluronan (HA) deposition in… (More)
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2010
2010
4-Methylumbelliferone (4-MU) is a hyaluronic acid (HA) synthesis inhibitor with anticancer properties; the mechanism of its… (More)
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2009
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2009
Hyaluronan accumulation on cancer cells and their surrounding stroma predicts an unfavourable disease outcome, suggesting that… (More)
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2009
2009
The differentiation of resident fibroblasts to myofibroblasts is central to wound healing. In the context of organ fibrosis… (More)
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2008
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2008
Bovine serum albumin (BSA) and fatty acid-free human serum albumin (HSAFAF) reduce the K(m) values for UGT2B7 substrates by… (More)
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2005
2005
4-Methylumbelliferone (MU) inhibits the cell surface hyaluronan (HA) formation, and that such inhibition results in suppression… (More)
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2000
2000
The fluorescent compound 4-methylumbelliferone (4MU) can be used to detect uridine diphosphate glucuronosyl transferase activity… (More)
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