D-Limonene is a monoterpene found to prevent mammary cancer by activating hepatic glutathione-S-transferase (GST) and uridine diphosphoglucuronosyl transferase (UGT). D-Limonene is an isoprenylation inhibitor of small G-proteins.
1. Elegbede, J A., et al., 1993. Effects of anticarcinogenic monoterpenes on phase II hepatic metabolizing enzymes. Carcinogenesis. 14(6): 1221-3. PMID: 8508509 2. Gould, M N., et al., 1997. Cancer chemoprevention and therapy by monoterpenes. Environmental health perspectives. 105 Suppl 4(): 977-9. PMID: 9255590
Soluble in ethanol, carbon tetrachloride, and glycerin (slightly). Insoluble in water (0.02 mg/ml at 25° C), and propylene glycol.
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-74° C (lit.)
176-177° C (lit.)
0.84 g/mL at 20° C (lit.)
n20D 1.47 (lit.)
α20/D +115°, c = 10 in ethanol; α20/D 100.5°±4.5°, c = neat; α20/D 106°±4°, c = 1 in methanol
For Research Use Only. Not Intended for Diagnostic or Therapeutic Use.
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Gould et alGould et al. (PubMed ID 9255590) found that D-limonene to be an effective treatment for neuroblastomas and leukemias by inhibiting isoprenylation of small G proteins. -SCBT Publication Review
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