Write Your Own Review
You're reviewing:Myricetin
Rate this item:

Biological Data

Biological description Antioxidant flavonoid. Potentiates the cytotoxicity of natural killer cells. Shows a calcium channel/CaMK-II dependent modulation of GABAA receptor activity. Shows protective effects against diabetic nephrotoxicity, increases insulin signalling molecules and normalises carbohydrate metabolism products.

Solubility & Handling

Solubility overview Soluble in ethanol (1mg/ml) or DMSO (5mg/ml)
Important This product is for RESEARCH USE ONLY and is not intended for therapeutic or diagnostic use. Not for human or veterinary use.



More Info


More Info

Chemical Data

Chemical name 3,3′,4′,5,5′,7-Hexahydroxyflavone
Molecular Weight 318.24
Chemical structure Myricetin  [529-44-2] Chemical Structure
Molecular Formula C15H10O8
CAS Number 529-44-2
PubChem identifier 5281672
SMILES C1=C(C=C(C(=C1O)O)O)C2=C(C(=O)C3=C(C=C(C=C3O2)O)O)O

References for Myricetin

References are publications that support the biological activity of the product
  • Protective effect of bioflavonoid myricetin enhances carbohydrate metabolic enzymes and insulin signaling molecules in streptozotocin-cadmium induced diabetic nephrotoxic rats.

    Kandasamy N et al (2014) Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 279(2) : 173-85.
  • Potentiation of natural killer cell activity with myricetin.

    Lindqvist C et al (2014) Anticancer Res 34(8) : 3975-9.

2 Item(s)