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(organic chemistry)
C27H32O16 A hydroxyflavone glucorhamnoside derived from cowslip and other plants; yellow needles melting at 190°C; used to treat capillary disorders.



(also quercetin-3-rutinoside), an organic compound of the flavonoid group. Its molecule is formed of the flavone quer-cetin and the disaccharide rutinose. Rutin is contained in tea leaves and the leaves of the common rue; it is also contained in buckwheat and other plants. The compound possesses vitamin activity; it regulates the permeability of the capillaries. Rutin is used as a medicinal preparation, often together with ascorbic acid.

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Extraction of rutin from Tartary buckwheat milling fractions and evaluation of its thermal stability in an instant fried noodle system.
Results: Proteasome activities following quercetin or rutin treatment were significantly augmented in comparison with non-treated cells.
The addition of 2% rutin to the diet of Trichoplusia ni Hubner, 1803 (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) negative ly affected the survival, behavior, and physiology of the insect (HoffmannCampo, Harbone, & Mcaffery, 2001).
Amongst the detected compounds, chlorogenic acid, [rho]-coumaric acid and sinapic acid were found to be the major contributors of phenolic acid compounds while catechin, rutin and quercetin were quantified as the main representatives of flavonoid compounds in all C.
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11) Buckwheat also contains catechins and tannins, and it is especially rich in rutin and quercetin, (12) two nutrients known to fight free radicals and inflammation.
Rutin is the holding company of the Kubo Group of companies based in Switzerland and Austria.
In the analyses conducted with the HPLC device a-tocopherol -tocopherolO vitamin D-3 and vitamin K-1 stigmasterol AY-sitosterol retinol retinoic acid molecules and flavonoids such as rutin quercetin kaempferol naringenin and resveratrol were detected in the methanol extract of M.
Methanol, ethanol, acetone, water, hexane, ethyl acetate, chloroform, diethyl ether, hydroxytoluene (BHT), DPPH (1,1-diphenyl-2-pcyrilhydrazol), rutin.
Rutin one of the excellent chelating agents has been made to react with Zr4+ and MoO42- ions to get metal complexes in methanol.