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A major metabolite of curcumin
Catalog #: B2781
SKU-Size Size Price Qty
B2781-10 10 mg
B2781-50 50 mg
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Product Details

Alternate Name THC; NSC687845; Tetrahydrodiferuloylmethane; 1,7-Bis(4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)-3,5-heptanedione
Peptide Sequence N/A
Appearance White to off-white solid
CAS # 36062-04-1
Molecular Formula C₂₁H₂₄O₆
Molecular Weight 372.41
Purity ≥95% by HPLC
Solubility ~5 mg/ml DMSO
InChi InChI=1S/C21H24O6/c1-26-20-11-14(5-9-18(20)24)3-7-16(22)13-17(23)8-4-15-6-10-19(25)21(12-15)27-2/h5-6,9-12,24-25H,3-4,7-8,13H2,1-2H3
PubChem CID 124072
MDL Number MFCD04152347
Handling Do not take internally. Wear gloves and mask when handling the product! Avoid contact by all modes of exposure.
Storage Conditions -20ºC
Shipping Conditions Gel Pack
USAGE For Research Use Only! Not For Use in Humans.


Tetrahydrocurcumin (THC) is a major metabolite of curcumin that displays antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. It has been shown to have protective effects against diabetes and vascular dysfunction via alleviation of oxidative stress. THC is being studied for the treatment of cancer and dementia. THC is also known to epigenetically ameliorate mitochondrial dysfunction in brain vasculature during Ischemic Stroke.

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