CHEBI:69098 - licocoumarone

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ChEBI Name licocoumarone
Definition A member of the class of 1-benzofurans which consists of 1-benzofuran substituted by a hydroxy group at position 6, a methoxy group at position 4, a prenyl group at position 5 and a 2,4-dihydroxyphenyl group at position 2. It has been isolated from Glycyrrhiza uralensis.
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Formula C20H20O5
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 340.36980
Monoisotopic Mass 340.13107
InChI InChI=1S/C20H20O5/c1-11(2)4-6-14-17(23)10-19-15(20(14)24-3)9-18(25-19)13-7-5-12(21)8-16(13)22/h4-5,7-10,21-23H,6H2,1-3H3
SMILES COc1c(CC=C(C)C)c(O)cc2oc(cc12)-c1ccc(O)cc1O
Metabolite of Species Details
Glycyrrhiza uralensis (NCBI:txid74613) Found in root (BTO:0001188). Dried and ground roots extracted with supercritical CO2 with 5% EtOH as modifier See: PubMed
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): plant metabolite
Any eukaryotic metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in plants, the kingdom that include flowering plants, conifers and other gymnosperms.
antibacterial agent
A substance (or active part thereof) that kills or slows the growth of bacteria.
EC (monoamine oxidase) inhibitor
An EC 1.4.3.* (oxidoreductase acting on donor CH-NH2 group, oxygen as acceptor) inhibitor that interferes with the action of monoamine oxidase (EC
apoptosis inducer
Any substance that induces the process of apoptosis (programmed cell death) in multi-celled organisms.
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing licocoumarone (CHEBI:69098) has parent hydride 1-benzofuran (CHEBI:35260)
licocoumarone (CHEBI:69098) has role antibacterial agent (CHEBI:33282)
licocoumarone (CHEBI:69098) has role apoptosis inducer (CHEBI:68495)
licocoumarone (CHEBI:69098) has role EC (monoamine oxidase) inhibitor (CHEBI:38623)
licocoumarone (CHEBI:69098) has role plant metabolite (CHEBI:76924)
licocoumarone (CHEBI:69098) is a 1-benzofurans (CHEBI:38830)
licocoumarone (CHEBI:69098) is a aromatic ether (CHEBI:35618)
licocoumarone (CHEBI:69098) is a resorcinols (CHEBI:33572)
Synonym Source
2-(2',4'-dihydroxyphenyl)-6-hydroxy-5-isopentenyl-4-methoxybenzofuran ChEBI
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Last Modified
16 January 2014