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Methylcysteine is one of the identified number of bioactive substances in garlic that are water soluble that may exert some chemopreventive effects on chemical carcinogenesis.

Nicotinamide N-Oxide

Nicotinamide N-oxide is recognized as an in vivo metabolite of nicotinamide which is a precurser of nicotinamide-adenine dinucleotide (NAD+) in animals.


Phloracetophenone, or 2,4,6-trihydroxyacetophenone (THA), the aglycone component of phloracetophenone glucoside, is a naturally occurring compound obtained from the rhizome of Curcuma comosa (Family Zingiberaceae).

Benzyl Isothiocyanate

Benzyl isothiocyanate (BITC) is an isothiocyanate originally found in cruciferous vegetables that exhibits immunomodulatory, anti-parasitic, antibiotic, antioxidative, anti-atherosclerotic, anti-angiogenic, anti-metastatic, anticancer chemotherapeutic, and chemopreventive activities.


5-methoxyflavone is a novel DNA polymerase-beta inhibitor and neuroprotective agent against beta-amyloid toxicity.


Xanthoxylin, isolated from Zanthoxylum piperitum (Japanese pepper tree) and Sapium sebiferum (Chinese tallowtree), is a cytotoxic and fungicidal compound with the characteristics of a typical phytoalexin.

Menadiol Diacetate

Menadiol Diacetate (Vitamin K4) is a synthetic hydrophilic menadione compound, which is clinically used as hemostasis medicine. It induces caspase-3-related apoptosis pathway via mitochondrial dysfunction and DNA fragmentation.


o-Veratraldehyde is used as the materials for the organic synthesis intermediates.


Plumbagin, a quinoid constituent isolated from the root of the medicinal plant Plumbago zeylanica L, exerts anticancer and antiproliferative activities in animal models and in cell culture.


Harmaline, a natural occurrence β-carboline alkaloid, is a central nervous system stimulant and an acetylcholinesterase (AChR) inhibitor also inhibits histamine N-methyltransferase.


Cortodoxone, also known as 11-Deoxycortisol, is a glucocorticoid steroid hormone.

Xanthurenic Acid

Xanthurenic acid, a molecule arising from tryptophan metabolism by transamination of 3-hydroxykynurenine, activates mGlu2/3 Metabotropic glutamate receptors (mGlu2 and mGlu3).


Adrenosterone is endogenous steroid hormone that has been promoted as a dietary supplement capable of reducing body fat and increasing muscle mass.


Alpha (α)-asarone is one of the main pharmacologically active compounds present in Acorus calamus Linn (Acoraceae), Acorus tatarinowii Schott (Acoraceae), and Acorus gramineus Solander. It has anticonvulsant, neuroprotective, anxiolytic and nootropic effects.


β-Thujaplicin (β-TH, Hinokitiol) is a toxic tropolone derivative present in the heartwood of western red cedar (Thuja plicata) and is used as a preservative and antimicrobial additive in a number of commercial goods.