4′,7-Dihydroxyisoflavone is a phytoestrogen that is suggested to play a role in preventing hormone-induced cancers. It protects against oxidative damage in liver cells induced by 7,12-dimethylbenz[a]anthracene (DMBA). Catalase and superoxide dismutase activity, down-regulated by DMBA, was restored by daidzein.
Insoluble in water. Soluble in DMSO (25 mg/ml), ethanol (2 mg/ml), DMF (10 mg/ml), and 1:10 DMSO:PBS (pH 7.2) (0.15 mg/ml).
Stable under recommended storage conditions. Incompatible with oxidizing agents and heat.
|328° to 332°C (dec.)|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECSNumber : DJ3100040