- Source: Rice Bran
Latin Name :Ferula assafoetida L
- Extract part:seed peel
- Specifications: 98%
Active Ingredient :Ferulic Acid
Identification measure :HPLC
Appearance: Fine white powder
Country of origin:P.R. China
Ferulic acid powder is extracted from the stem and root of Ferula assafoetida L.,whole plant of Cimicifuga foetida L. Ferulic acid is white powder,the melting point is 174 °C, ferulic soluble in hot water, ethanol and ethyl acetate, slightly soluble in ether, insoluble in benzene and petroleum ether.
Ferulic acid powder, like many phenols, is an antioxidant in the sense that it is reactive toward free radicals such as reactive oxygen species (ROS). ROS and free radicals are implicated in DNA damage, cancer, accelerated cell aging.
Animal studies and in vitro studies suggest that ferulic acid may have direct antitumor activity against breast cancer and liver cancer. Ferulic acid may have pro-apoptotic effects in cancer cells, thereby leading to their destruction. Ferulic acid may be effective at preventing cancer induced by exposure to the carcinogenic compounds benzopyrene and 4-nitroquinoline 1-oxide.
-Ferulic acid powder has function of enhancing human bodys motility of sperm and mobility.
-Ferulic acid powder can inhibit platelet aggregation, increase 3H-5HT releasing from platelet.
-Ferulic acid powder can inhibit thrombosis, lower blood viscosity, in order to increase brain microcirculation, it can used for curing ischemia palsy.
-Ferulic acid powder can be used to antioxidation, clear free radical, protective cell, accommodate body immune function.
-Ferulic acid powder can anti-bacteria, anti-inflammatory, anti-tumor, anti- mutation, anti- ultraviolet radiation.