A fatty acid ester that is egonol oleate in which the methoxy group at position 7 is replaced by a hydrogen. Isolated from the fruits of Styrax agrestis, it exhibits inhibitory activity against acetylcholinesterase.
This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
An EC 3.1.1.* (carboxylic ester hydrolase) inhibitor that interferes with the action of enzyme acetylcholinesterase (EC 22.214.171.124), which helps breaking down of acetylcholine into choline and acetic acid.