Hesperetin


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Hes`per´e`tin


n.1.(Chem.) A white, crystalline substance having a sweetish taste, obtained by the decomposition of hesperidin, and regarded as a complex derivative of caffeic acid.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Particularly naringenin and hesperetin are the most important and common aglycones in the foods.
Quantification was performed by external standardization, using standard curves of epicatechin, daidzin, naringin, rutin, myricetin, hesperidin, diosmin, quercetin, genistein, naringinin, hesperetin and kaempferol, flavonoids commonly reported in vegetables.
Hesperetin induced G1-phase cell cycle arrest in human breast cancer MCF-7 cells: involvement of CDK4 and p21.
Hesperidin(C28H32O15) is also called as hesperetin-7-rutinoside, or hesperetin 7-rhamnoglucoside and (S)-7-[[6-0-(6-deoxy-alpha-L-mannop-yranosyl)-beta-D-glucopyranosyl]oxy]-2,3-dihydro-5-hydroxy-2-(3-hydroxy-4-methoxyphenyl)-4H-1-benzopyran-4-one (Fig.
(8) With phytochemical studies, D-sorbitol, apigenin, naringenin, eriodictoyl, vitexin, vitexin-4'-O-rhamnoside, hesperetin, luteolin, luteolin 7-O-glucoside, quercetin, and hyperoside have been isolated from C.
While in vivo the exact mode of action of flavonoids is unclear, oxygraphic results for quercetin and hesperetin support the shared working mechanism of both compounds by which they can increase exercise performance (Dorta et al., 2005).
The major bioflavonoids found in citrus fruits are diosmin, diosmetin, hesperidin, hesperetin, naringin, naringenin, narirutin, neohesperidin, nobiletin, tangeretin, eriodictyol, and eriocitrin.
Hesperetin stimulated AMPK activation in a concentration- and time-dependent manner.
For example, hesperetin aglycone (the active form of the flavonoid hesperidin) is metabolized by the cytochrome isoforms P450 CYP1A and CYP1B1.
Hesperetin has also shown to have a preventive effect against DR [108].