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A biologically active natural anthraquinone
Catalog #: B2181
SKU-Size Size Price Qty
B2181-10 10 mg
B2181-50 50 mg
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Product Details

Alternate Name 1,8-dihydroxy-3-methyl-9,10-anthracenedione; NSC 37132; NSC 646567
Appearance Yellow orange to orange solid
CAS # 481-74-3
Molecular Formula C₁₅H₁₀O₄
Molecular Weight 254.2
Purity ≥98% by HPLC
Solubility DMSO (~0.2 mg/ml)
SMILES CC1=CC(=C2C(=C1)C(=O)C3=C(C2=O)C(=CC=C3)O)O
InChi InChI=1S/C15H10O4/c1-7-5-9-13(11(17)6-7)15(19)12-8(14(9)18)3-2-4-10(12)16/h2-6,16-17H,1H3
PubChem CID 10208
MDL Number MFCD00001208
Handling Protect from air and light
Storage Conditions -20°C
Shipping Conditions Gel Pack
USAGE For Research Use Only! Not For Use in Humans.


Chrysophenol is a natural anthraquinone derivative that displays antibacterial, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, and anticancer activities in various research models. Chrysophanol has been shown to inhibit hepatitis B viral DNA production and HBsAg secretion in HepG2 2.2.15 cells.

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