ferulic acid


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ferulic acid

[fə′rül·ik ′as·əd]
(organic chemistry)
C10H10O4 A compound widely distributed in small amounts in plants, having two isomers: the cis form is a yellow oil, and the trans form is obtained from water solutions as orthorhombic crystals.
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Effects of ferulic acid on fertile and asthenozoospermic infertile human sperm motility, viability, lipid peroxidation, and cyclic nucleotides.
We should note that ferulic acid, the other primary degradation product of curcumin, also possesses a wide variety of desirable biological activities such as antioxidant, antiinflammatory, antimicrobial, antiallergic, hepatoprotective, anticarcinogenic, antithrombotic, increased sperm viability, antiviral and vasodilatory actions, metal chelation, modulation of enzyme activity, activation of transcriptional factors, gene expression and signal transduction.
For this purpose, 0.02 g of ferulic acid was poured into five test tubes each containing 4 mL of water, ethanol, methanol, acetone, and acetonitrile, respectively.
Ferulic acid stabilizes a solution of vitamins C and E and doubles its photoprotection of skin.
Ferulic acid is anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory, hepato, and cardio protective in mice and rat (Gerin et al., 2016; Shen et al., 2016; Song et al., 2016).
Ferulic acid (FA; 4-hydroxy-3-methoxycinnamic acid), is a caffeic acid derivative found in vegetables, fruit, some beverages (for example, coffee and beer) and is an effective component of some Chinese medicinal herbs, for instance, Angelica sinensis, Cimicifuga racemosa and Ligusticum chuangxiong (9).
Rice bran also contains high levels of dietary fiber: beta-glucan, pectin and gum, as well as ferulic acid, which is a component of non-lignified cell walls.
ARS chemists created SoyScreen by enzymatically combining ferulic acid, a natural antioxidant, with soy oil and later licensed the process to a Peoria, Illinois, firm.
Indeed, ferulic acid, p-coumaric acid, and rutin in previous studies showed anticancer effects [28-30].