Technical Data
E3382-05A
(-)-Epigallocatechin Gallate (EGCG, (2R,3R)-2-(3,4,5-Trihydroxyphenyl)-3,4-dihydro-1[2H]- benzopyran-3,5,7-triol 3-(3,4,5-trihydroxybenzoate))
50mg
Biochemicals Storage: -20CShipping: Blue Ice
A polyphenol flavonoid that displays antitumor and antioxidant properties. Inhibits telomerase and DNA methyltransferase (DNMT) and blocks the activation of EGF receptors and HER-2 receptors. Also potently and specifically inhibits chymotrypsin-like activity of the proteasome in vitro (IC50= 86-194nM) and in vivo (IC50=1-10uM).

Solubility:
DMSO or EtOH

Molecular Weight:
~458.37

CAS Number:
989-51-5

Molecular Formula:
C H O

Molecular Weight:
~458.37
Purity: ~98% (HPLC)
Concentration: Not determined
Form: Supplied as a off-white to yellow solid.

Important Note: This product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological.
1. Nam, S., et al. (2001). J. Biol. Chem. 276, 13322-13330.

Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.