CHEBI:141700 - 3-methoxycatechol

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ChEBI Name 3-methoxycatechol
ChEBI ID CHEBI:141700
Definition A member of the class of catechols that is catechol in which a hydrogen that is ortho to one of the hydroxy groups has been replaced by a methoxy group. It displays agonistic activity against G protein-coupled receptor 35 (GPR35).
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Submitter Kristian Axelsen
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Formula C7H8O3
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 140.137
Monoisotopic Mass 140.047
InChI InChI=1S/C7H8O3/c1-10-6-4-2-3-5(8)7(6)9/h2-4,8-9H,1H3
InChIKey LPYUENQFPVNPHY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES C=1(C=CC=C(C1O)OC)O
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): G-protein-coupled receptor agonist
An agonist that binds to and activates G-protein-coupled receptors
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Outgoing 3-methoxycatechol (CHEBI:141700) has functional parent pyrogallol (CHEBI:16164)
3-methoxycatechol (CHEBI:141700) has role G-protein-coupled receptor agonist (CHEBI:70998)
3-methoxycatechol (CHEBI:141700) is a aromatic ether (CHEBI:35618)
3-methoxycatechol (CHEBI:141700) is a catechols (CHEBI:33566)
IUPAC Name
3-methoxybenzene-1,2-diol
Synonyms Sources
1,2-dihydroxy-3-methoxybenzene ChemIDplus
1-O-methylpyrogallol NIST Chemistry WebBook
2,3-dihydroxyanisole ChemIDplus
3-methoxy-o-hydroquinone NIST Chemistry WebBook
3-methoxycatechol UniProt
3-methoxypyrocatechol ChemIDplus
6-methoxycatechol NIST Chemistry WebBook
pyrogallol 1-methyl ether NIST Chemistry WebBook
pyrogallol 1-monomethyl ether NIST Chemistry WebBook
Manual Xref Database
HMDB0125538 HMDB
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1909165 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
934-00-9 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
934-00-9 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
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Last Modified
21 August 2018