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GENERAL FEATURES

Name: Morin
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Chemical name: 2-(2, 4-dihydroxyphenyl)-3, 5, 7 trihydroxy- 4H-1-benzopyran-4-one][1]
2',3,4',5,7-Pentahydroxyflavone[2]
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Source: It is a flavonoid constituent of many herbs and fruits, and a light yellowish pigment found in the wood of old fustic Chlorophora tinctori.[1]
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REFERENCES
1. Parihar VK et al, Anticlastogenic activity of morin against whole body gamma irradiation in Swiss albino mice. European Journal of Pharmacology 2007;557(1):58–65.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejphar.2006.09.073
2. Zhang R et al, Morin (2',3,4',5,7-pentahydroxyflavone) protected cells against gamma-radiation-induced oxidative stress. Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2011;108(1):63-72.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1742-7843.2010.00629.x