biochanin A

biochanin A

the 4-methyl ether of genistein, an estrogenic substance found in rye grasses and clovers.
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They found that biochanin A can inhibit and kill a group of "protein-wasting" bacteria typically treated with antibiotics.
We have used a combination approach using Biochanin A to complement Atorvastatins' effects on cell survival and proliferation.
The analysis concluded that there is an independent association between the non soya isoflavones formononetin and biochanin A and bone density in postmenopausal women and men respectively.
Chromatographic separation, and final purification by high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) permitted the isolation of the isoflavones: daidzein, calycosin, formononetin, prunetin, pratensin, biochanin A and genistein.
Methods: We examined the effects of 2 isoflavones, namely genistein and biochanin A, on proliferation, inhibition of FAK and invasion in 2 human OSCC cell lines by MTT assay, Western blot analysis and invasion assay.
Following objections submitted by 10 European groups from Germany, France, Spain, Italy and the UK, and by Solbar (Israel), the EPO finally restricted claims wherein the isoflavone phytoestrogen extract comprises genistein and daidzein (aglycones) from soybeans and biochanin A or formononetin in red clover "in a ratio of about 1:2 to 2:1.
Included are isoflavones (genistein and daidzein), coumestrol, formononetin, biochanin A and lignans.
Before surgery 20 men consumed 160 mg/day of red clover-derived dietary isoflavones, which contained a mixture of genistein, daidzein, formononetin and biochanin A.
At 40% isoflavones, 100 mg of IFL40 is equivalent to the daily intake of the four principles isoflavones: biochanin A, formononetin, daidzein and genisten.
In this study we investigated the effects of temozolomide in combination with biochanin A on glioblastoma progression using U-87 MG cells (human glioblastoma cell line).
The antiangiogenic activity of the non-methylated isoflavones daidzein and genistein was higher than that of the methylated compounds formononentin and biochanin A.
In this study, we investigated the effects of biochanin A on two cell lines--an estrogen receptor (ER) positive and a HER-2 positive breast cancer cell line.