CHEBI:68889 - hydroxytyrosol

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ChEBI Name hydroxytyrosol
ChEBI ID CHEBI:68889
Definition A member of the class of catechols that is benzene-1,2-diol substituted by a 2-hydroxyethyl group at position 4. Isolated from Olea europaea, it exhibits antioxidant and antineoplastic activities.
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Formula C8H10O3
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 154.16320
Monoisotopic Mass 154.063
InChI InChI=1S/C8H10O3/c9-4-3-6-1-2-7(10)8(11)5-6/h1-2,5,9-11H,3-4H2
InChIKey JUUBCHWRXWPFFH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES OCCc1ccc(O)c(O)c1
Metabolite of Species Details
Olea europaea (NCBI:4146) Found in fruit (BTO:0000486). See: PubMed
Olea europaea (NCBI:4146) Found in leaf (BTO:0000713). See: PubMed
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): antioxidant
A substance that opposes oxidation or inhibits reactions brought about by dioxygen or peroxides.
Biological Role(s): metabolite
Any intermediate or product resulting from metabolism. The term 'metabolite' subsumes the classes commonly known as primary and secondary metabolites.
Application(s): antineoplastic agent
A substance that inhibits or prevents the proliferation of neoplasms.
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Outgoing hydroxytyrosol (CHEBI:68889) has functional parent 2-(4-hydroxyphenyl)ethanol (CHEBI:1879)
hydroxytyrosol (CHEBI:68889) has role antineoplastic agent (CHEBI:35610)
hydroxytyrosol (CHEBI:68889) has role antioxidant (CHEBI:22586)
hydroxytyrosol (CHEBI:68889) has role metabolite (CHEBI:25212)
hydroxytyrosol (CHEBI:68889) is a catechols (CHEBI:33566)
hydroxytyrosol (CHEBI:68889) is a primary alcohol (CHEBI:15734)
Incoming 2-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-ethyl-O-β-D-glucopyranoside (CHEBI:65791) has functional parent hydroxytyrosol (CHEBI:68889)
acteoside (CHEBI:132853) has functional parent hydroxytyrosol (CHEBI:68889)
oleuropein (dialdehyde form) (CHEBI:68988) has functional parent hydroxytyrosol (CHEBI:68889)
scroside D (CHEBI:66442) has functional parent hydroxytyrosol (CHEBI:68889)
IUPAC Name
4-(2-hydroxyethyl)benzene-1,2-diol
Synonyms Sources
3,4-dihydroxyphenylethanol ChemIDplus
dopet ChemIDplus
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Hydroxytyrosol Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
10597-60-1 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
2208118 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
22014120 PubMed citation Europe PMC
22924436 PubMed citation Europe PMC
23017390 PubMed citation Europe PMC
23244583 PubMed citation Europe PMC
Last Modified
15 August 2016