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A difarnesyl group that occurs in the side chain of vitamin K2 and constitutes squalene; found in oil of citronella; a sesquiterpene alcohol.
Synonym(s): farnesene alcohol
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Farnesol and geraniol chemopreventive activities during the initial phases of hepatocarcinogenesis involve similar actions on cell proliferation and DNA damage, but distinct actions on apoptosis, plasma cholesterol and HMGCoA reductase.
Cell cycle arrest by the isoprenoids perillyl alcohol, geraniol, and farnesol is mediated by p21(Cipl) and p27(Kipl) in human pancreatic adenocarcinoma cells.
Biotransformation of (2E, 6E)-farnesol (6E) farnesol (54) to (2E)-3,7,11 -trimethyl-2,6,10-dodcadien 1,7 diol (280) (Scheme 94) by f.
Other actives available from Dragoco include Farnesol, a bacteriostatic deodorant; B-glucan, an oat derivative to help prevent UV-induced skin aging and a wheat bran extract that is said to impart a film on hair to improve wet comb, reduce electrostatic charge and give luster and volume to hair.
The sesquiterpenoids nerolidol, farnesol, bisabolol and apritone were found to enhance the susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus to ciprofloxacin, clindomycin, erythromycin, gentamycin, tetracycline and vancomycin (Brehm-Stecher and Johnson 2003), and two other terpenoids, asiatic and corosolic acids, showed synergy with tobramycin against Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms (Garo et al.
For example, it has been shown that the sesquiterpene farnesol can inhibit recycling of the [C.
Sensitization of Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli to antibiotics by the Sesquiterpenoids Nerolidol, Farnesol, Bisabolol.
Isoprenoid alcohol, geraniol is reported to fluidize membrane and farnesol is known to modulate MAP kinase pathway and inhibit germ tube induction in C.
Sensitization of Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coil to antibiotics by thz sequiterpenoids, nerolidol, farnesol, bis-abolol and apritone.
geranyl, farnesyl and pentadecenyl), and farnesol has been shown to be a FXR ligand (Forman et al.
Identification of a nuclear receptor that is activated by farnesol metabolites.