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    CAS Number: 571-67-5

    Norstictic Acid

    $150.50 - $527.00

    Norstictic acid was first reported in 1934 as a metabolite produced by the lichen, Lobaria pulmonaria, along with two related
    compounds. Norstictic acid has antioxidant, antimicrobial and antitumor activities. Norstictic acid treatment significantly
    suppresses MDA-MB-231/GFP tumor growth of a breast cancer xenograft model in athymic nude mice.

    Molecular Formula  C18H12O9  

    Asahina YY and Yanagita M (1934)  Lichen substances. XXXIX. A new lichen acid, norstictinic acid, and the occurrence of d-arabitol in lichens. Berichte der Deutschen Chemischen Gesellschaft [Abteilung] B: Abhandlungen 67B:799

    Rankovic B. et al. (2012) Biological activities of Toninia candida and Usnea barbata together with their norstictic acid and usnic acid constituents.  Int. J. Mol. Sci. 13:14797

    Ebrahim HY et al.(2016)  Norstictic acid inhibits breast cancer cell proliferation, migration, invasion, and in vivo invasive growth through targeting C-Met. , Phytother. Res. 30:557