|Description||Xanthopurpurin is extracted from the roots of Rubia cordifolia. It is one of ten dihydroxyanthraquinone isomers. It is also found in beverages and can be obtained from Asperula odorata. It may strongly inhibit rotavirus multiplication by promoting virus-induced apoptosis in MA-104 cells. It also effectively inhibits collagen-induced platelet aggregation. It shows a purgative action.|
|Synonyms||1,3-Dihydroxy-9,10-anthracenedione; 2,4-Dihydroxy-9,10-anthracenedione; 1,3-dihydroxyanthracene-9,10-dione; 1,3-Dihydroxyanthraquinone; Purpuro; Purpuroxathin; Purpuroxathine|
Questin is extracted from the seeds of Cassia obtusifolia. It is a Cdc25B phosphatase inhibitor with the IC50 value of 34 microg/mL. It is also a promising inhi...
Source from roots of Lithospermum erythrorhizon
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Source from root and rhizome of Rheum palmatum L. It is a drug used in osteoarthritis (OA) that elicits an inhibitory effect on interleukin-1 and metalloproteas...
Rhein 8-Glucoside has been seen to exhibit cytotoxic and DNA-damaging properties towards tumor and normal human cells.
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