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CHEBI:69355 - casticin

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ChEBI Name casticin
Definition A tetramethoxyflavone that consists of quercetagetin in which the hydroxy groups at positions 3, 6, 7 and 4' have been replaced by methoxy groups. It has been isolated from Eremophila mitchellii.
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Formula C19H18O8
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 374.34140
Monoisotopic Mass 374.100
InChI InChI=1S/C19H18O8/c1-23-11-6-5-9(7-10(11)20)17-19(26-4)16(22)14-12(27-17)8-13(24-2)18(25-3)15(14)21/h5-8,20-21H,1-4H3
SMILES COc1ccc(cc1O)-c1oc2cc(OC)c(OC)c(O)c2c(=O)c1OC
Metabolite of Species Details
Eremophila mitchellii (IPNI:585196-1) Found in leaf (BTO:0000713). n-Hexane,Methylene dichloride and methanolic extarct of airdried and ground leaves See: PubMed
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): apoptosis inducer
Any substance that induces the process of apoptosis (programmed cell death) in multi-celled organisms.
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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Outgoing casticin (CHEBI:69355) has functional parent quercetagetin (CHEBI:8695)
casticin (CHEBI:69355) has role apoptosis inducer (CHEBI:68495)
casticin (CHEBI:69355) has role plant metabolite (CHEBI:76924)
casticin (CHEBI:69355) is a dihydroxyflavone (CHEBI:38686)
casticin (CHEBI:69355) is a tetramethoxyflavone (CHEBI:76875)
Synonyms Sources
3',5-dihydroxy-3,4',6,7-tetramethoxyflavone ChemIDplus
3,6,7,4'-tetra-O-methyl-5,3'-dihydroxyflavone LIPID MAPS
5-hydroxy-2-(3-hydroxy-4-methoxyphenyl)-3,6,7-trimethoxy-4H-1-benzopyran-4-one ChemIDplus
quercetagetin 3,6,7,4'-tetramethyl ether LIPID MAPS
vitexicarpin ChemIDplus
Database Links Databases
Casticin Wikipedia
CN101028261 Patent
CN102743373 Patent
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1300392 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
479-91-4 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
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Last Modified
15 January 2014