butein

Known as: 2',3,4,4'-Tetrahydroxy-chalcone, 2',3,4,4'-tetrahydroxychalcone, 2',4',3,4-tetrahydroxychalcone 
A flavonoid obtained from the seed of Cyclopia subternata. It is a specific protein tyrosine kinase inhibitor that induces apoptosis. (NCI)
National Institutes of Health

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1961-2018
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2013
2013
Rhus verniciflua Stokes (RVS) has been used as a traditional herbal medicine for its various biological activities including anti… (More)
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2011
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2011
Butein and phloretin are chalcones that are members of the flavonoid family of polyphenols. Flavonoids have well-known… (More)
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2011
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2011
PURPOSE Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the fifth most common malignancy worldwide and the third cause of global cancer… (More)
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2007
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2007
Although butein (3,4,2',4'-tetrahydroxychalcone) is known to exhibit anti-inflammatory, anti-cancer, and anti-fibrogenic… (More)
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2005
2005
Chalcones are precursor compounds for flavonoid synthesis in plants, and they can also be synthesized in laboratory. Previous… (More)
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2004
2004
Butein has been reported to exert anti-inflammatory effect but the possible mechanism involved is still unclear. Here, we report… (More)
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2003
2003
Butein is known to be the major component of the bark of Rhus verniciflua Stokes (Anacardiaceae). The aim of this work was to… (More)
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1998
1998
Butein, a plant polyphenol, was shown to be a specific protein tyrosine kinase inhibitor. This compound inhibited not only the… (More)
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1998
1998
The antioxidant properties of butein, isolated from Dalbergia odorifera T. Chen, were investigated in this study. Butein… (More)
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1994
1994
Several classes of plant polyphenols namely, flavonoids, chalcones and coumarins exhibited varying degrees of inhibition on the… (More)
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