CHEBI:72578 - coumestan

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ChEBI Name coumestan
ChEBI ID CHEBI:72578
Definition A member of the class of coumestans that is 6H-[1]benzofuro[3,2-c]chromene substituted by an oxo group at position 6.
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Formula C15H8O3
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 236.22220
Monoisotopic Mass 236.047
InChI InChI=1S/C15H8O3/c16-15-13-9-5-1-3-7-11(9)17-14(13)10-6-2-4-8-12(10)18-15/h1-8H
InChIKey JBIZUYWOIKFETJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES O=c1oc2ccccc2c2oc3ccccc3c12
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): phytoestrogen
Any compound produced by a plant that happens to have estrogenic activity.
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 coumestan (CHEBI:72578) has role phytoestrogen (CHEBI:76989)
coumestan (CHEBI:72578) has role plant metabolite (CHEBI:76924)
coumestan (CHEBI:72578) is a δ-lactone (CHEBI:18946)
coumestan (CHEBI:72578) is a coumestans (CHEBI:72577)
Incoming coumestrol (CHEBI:3908) has functional parent coumestan (CHEBI:72578)
glycyrol (CHEBI:80832) has functional parent coumestan (CHEBI:72578)
psoralidin (CHEBI:8616) has functional parent coumestan (CHEBI:72578)
sojagol (CHEBI:9183) has functional parent coumestan (CHEBI:72578)
wedelolactone (CHEBI:10037) has functional parent coumestan (CHEBI:72578)
IUPAC Name
6H-[1]benzofuro[3,2-c]chromen-6-one
Synonyms Sources
6H-Benzofuro(3,2-c)(1)benzopyran-6-one ChemIDplus
Benzofurano(3',2':3,4)coumarin ChemIDplus
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
208415 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
479-12-9 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
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Last Modified
12 June 2015