Assay Method: HPLC
Assay Method HPLC
Herb Sourse From Oroxvlum indicum.vent
Molecular Weight & Molecular Formula C15H10O4; 254.24
Melting Point & Solubility mp285℃. Practially insol in water. Sol in alkali hydroxide solns. Slightly sol in alcohol, chloroform and ether.
Brief Light yellow powder, Chrysin belongs to the flavone class of flavonoids.
Pharmacology Antioxidant activity, antiviral activity, antidiabetic action, reducing blood lipids , depressing blood pressure and preventing gene mutation. Chrysin has antitumor activities, can suppress tumor cell multiplication and induce tumor cell apoptosis. Chrysin may have aromatase-inhibitory action. Chrysin's ability to inhibit the aromatization of androstenedione and to estrogens has been demonstrated in the laboratory.