Diosmetin

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Diosmetin
Diosmetin structure
Ball-and-stick model of diosmetin
Names
IUPAC name
5,7-dihydroxy-2-(3-hydroxy-4-methoxyphenyl)chromen-4-one
Other names
Luteolin 4'-methyl ether
3′,5,7-trihydroxy-4′-methoxyflavone
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
ChEBI
ChEMBL
ChemSpider
ECHA InfoCard 100.007.539
UNII
Properties
C16H12O6
Molar mass 300.26 g/mol
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Infobox references

Diosmetin, also known as 5,7,3'-trihydroxy-4'-methoxyflavone, is an O-methylated flavone, a chemical compound that can be found in the Caucasian vetch.[1]

It has been found to act as a weak TrkB receptor agonist.[2]

Glycosides[edit]

Diosmetin is the diosmin aglycone.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Diosmetin glycosides from caucasian vetch: Isolation and study of biological activity
    O. A. Andreeva, M. N. Ivashev, I. I. Ozimina and G. V. Maslikova, 1994
  2. ^ Jang SW, Liu X, Yepes M, Shepherd KR, Miller GW, Liu Y, Wilson WD, Xiao G, Blanchi B, Sun YE, Ye K (2010). "A selective TrkB agonist with potent neurotrophic activities by 7,8-dihydroxyflavone". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 107 (6): 2687–92. doi:10.1073/pnas.0913572107. PMC 2823863. PMID 20133810.