CHEBI:68656 - raspberry ketone

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ChEBI Name raspberry ketone
ChEBI ID CHEBI:68656
Definition A ketone that is 4-phenylbutan-2-one in which the phenyl ring is substituted at position 4 by a hydroxy group. It is found in a variety of fruits including raspberries, blackberries and cranberries, and is used in perfumery and cosmetics.
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Submitter KAX
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Formula C10H12O2
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 164.20110
InChI InChI=1S/C10H12O2/c1-8(11)2-3-9-4-6-10(12)7-5-9/h4-7,12H,2-3H2,1H3
InChIKey NJGBTKGETPDVIK-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES CC(=O)CCc1ccc(O)cc1
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): metabolite
Any intermediate or product resulting from metabolism. The term 'metabolite' subsumes the classes commonly known as primary and secondary metabolites.
androgen antagonist
A compound which inhibits or antagonises the biosynthesis or actions of androgens.
flavouring agent
A food additive that is used to added improve the taste or odour of a food.
Application(s): fragrance
A substance, extract, or preparation for diffusing or imparting an agreeable or attractive smell.
hepatoprotective agent
Any compound that is able to prevent damage to the liver.
cosmetic
The role played by a substance in enhancing the appearance or odour of the human body; a name given to the substance itself or to a component of it.
androgen antagonist
A compound which inhibits or antagonises the biosynthesis or actions of androgens.
flavouring agent
A food additive that is used to added improve the taste or odour of a food.
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Outgoing raspberry ketone (CHEBI:68656) has role androgen antagonist (CHEBI:35497)
raspberry ketone (CHEBI:68656) has role cosmetic (CHEBI:64857)
raspberry ketone (CHEBI:68656) has role flavouring agent (CHEBI:35617)
raspberry ketone (CHEBI:68656) has role fragrance (CHEBI:48318)
raspberry ketone (CHEBI:68656) has role hepatoprotective agent (CHEBI:62868)
raspberry ketone (CHEBI:68656) has role metabolite (CHEBI:25212)
raspberry ketone (CHEBI:68656) is a methyl ketone (CHEBI:51867)
raspberry ketone (CHEBI:68656) is a phenols (CHEBI:33853)
IUPAC Name
4-(4-hydroxyphenyl)butan-2-one
Synonyms Sources
(p-Hydroxybenzyl)acetone NIST Chemistry WebBook
1-(4-Hydroxyphenyl)-3-butanone ChemIDplus
1-(p-Hydroxyphenyl)-3-butanone ChemIDplus
4-(3-Oxobutyl)phenol ChemIDplus
4-(4-Hydroxyphenyl)-2-butanone ChemIDplus
4-(p-Hydroxyphenyl)-2-butanone ChemIDplus
4-Hydroxybenzylacetone NIST Chemistry WebBook
p-Hydroxybenzyl acetone ChemIDplus
p-hydroxyphenylbutan-2-one MetaCyc
Database Links Databases
CPD-8647 MetaCyc
GB2470338 Patent
HMDB33723 HMDB
Raspberry_ketone Wikipedia
US2009221694 Patent
US2011257439 Patent
US2012052137 Patent
US6222062 Patent
WO2008113495 Patent
WO2009118755 Patent
WO2012085287 Patent
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
5471-51-2 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
5471-51-2 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
776080 Beilstein Registry Number ChemIDplus
776080 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
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14 November 2012