CHEBI:15600 - (+)-catechin

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ChEBI Name (+)-catechin
ChEBI ID CHEBI:15600
Definition The (+)-enantiomer of catechin and a polyphenolic antioxidant plant metabolite.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:18, CHEBI:10862, CHEBI:18443
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Formula C15H14O6
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 290.26810
InChI InChI=1S/C15H14O6/c16-8-4-11(18)9-6-13(20)15(21-14(9)5-8)7-1-2-10(17)12(19)3-7/h1-5,13,15-20H,6H2/t13-,15+/m0/s1
InChIKey PFTAWBLQPZVEMU-DZGCQCFKSA-N
SMILES O[C@H]1Cc2c(O)cc(O)cc2O[C@@H]1c1ccc(O)c(O)c1
Metabolite of Species Details
Acacia mearnsii (NCBI:139012) Found in bark (BTO:0001301). Spray-dried aqueous extract of bark See: PubMed
Uncaria gambir (NCBI:43574) See: PubMed
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): antioxidant
A substance that opposes oxidation or inhibits reactions brought about by dioxygen or peroxides. In European countries, E-numbers for permitted antioxidant food additives are from E 300 to E 324.
Biological Role(s): plant metabolite
Any eukaryotic metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in plants, the kingdom that include flowering plants, conifers and other gymnosperms.
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600) has role antioxidant (CHEBI:22586)
(+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600) has role plant metabolite (CHEBI:76924)
(+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600) is a catechin (CHEBI:23053)
(+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600) is enantiomer of (−)-catechin (CHEBI:33992)
Incoming (−)-epigallocatechin-(4β→6)-(+)-catechin (CHEBI:75673) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
(+)-catechin 7-O-β-D-xyloside (CHEBI:28117) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
(+)-catechin-(4α→6)-(+)-gallocatechin (CHEBI:75674) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
(+)-catechin-(4α→8)-(−)-epigallocatechin (CHEBI:75667) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
(+)-catechin-3-O-gallate (CHEBI:76132) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
(+)-gallocatechin-(4α→6)-(+)-catechin (CHEBI:75671) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
(+)-gallocatechin-(4α→8)-(+)-catechin (CHEBI:75664) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
(+)-gallocatechin-(4β→8)-(+)-catechin (CHEBI:75668) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
arecatannin B1 (CHEBI:75642) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
epirobinetinidol-(4β,8)-catechin (CHEBI:68336) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
fisetinidol-(4α,8)-catechin (CHEBI:68334) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
procyanidin B1 (CHEBI:75633) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
procyanidin B3 (CHEBI:75630) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
procyanidin B4 (CHEBI:27589) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
procyanidin B6 (CHEBI:75619) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
procyanidin B8 (CHEBI:75618) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
procyanidin C2 (CHEBI:75644) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
robinetinidol-(4α,8)-catechin (CHEBI:68333) has functional parent (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
(+)-catechin monohydrate (CHEBI:58994) has part (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
(−)-catechin (CHEBI:33992) is enantiomer of (+)-catechin (CHEBI:15600)
IUPAC Name
(2R,3S)-2-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-3,4-dihydro-1H-chromene-3,5,7-triol
Synonyms Sources
(+)-(2R,3S)-5,7,3',4'-Tetrahydroxyflavan-3-ol ChemIDplus
(+)-3',4',5,7-Tetrahydroxy-2,3-trans-flavan-3-ol ChemIDplus
(+)-Catechin KEGG COMPOUND
(+)-Catechol ChemIDplus
(+)-Cyanidan-3-ol ChemIDplus
(2R,3S)-(+)-Catechin KEGG COMPOUND
(2R,3S)-2-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)chromane-3,5,7-triol ChEBI
(2R,3S)-Catechin KEGG COMPOUND
(2R,3S)-catechin UniProt
(2R-trans)-2-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-3,4-dihydro-2H-1-Benzopyran-3,5,7-triol KEGG COMPOUND
catechuic acid ChEBI
Cianidanol KEGG COMPOUND
Cyanidanol KEGG COMPOUND
D-Catechin KEGG COMPOUND
Database Links Databases
C00000947 KNApSAcK
C06562 KEGG COMPOUND
Catechin Wikipedia
CPD-1961 MetaCyc
HMDB02780 HMDB
KXN PDBeChem
LMPK12020001 LIPID MAPS
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
154-23-4 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
154-23-4 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
92761 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
10617953 PubMed citation CiteXplore
11196148 PubMed citation CiteXplore
1502708 PubMed citation CiteXplore
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Last Modified
23 October 2015