CHEBI:70255 - (−)-epicatechin-3-O-gallate

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ChEBI Name (−)-epicatechin-3-O-gallate
ChEBI ASCII Name (-)-epicatechin-3-O-gallate
Definition A gallate ester obtained by formal condensation of the carboxy group of gallic acid with the (3R)-hydroxy group of epicatechin. A natural product found in Parapiptadenia rigida.
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Formula C22H18O10
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 442.37230
Monoisotopic Mass 442.09000
InChI InChI=1S/C22H18O10/c23-11-6-14(25)12-8-19(32-22(30)10-4-16(27)20(29)17(28)5-10)21(31-18(12)7-11)9-1-2-13(24)15(26)3-9/h1-7,19,21,23-29H,8H2/t19-,21-/m1/s1
SMILES Oc1cc(O)c2C[C@@H](OC(=O)c3cc(O)c(O)c(O)c3)[C@H](Oc2c1)c1ccc(O)c(O)c1
Metabolite of Species Details
Parapiptadenia rigida (NCBI:txid148713) Found in bark (BTO:0001301). Ethanolic extract of air-dried, powdered bark See: PubMed
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): metabolite
Any intermediate or product resulting from metabolism. The term 'metabolite' subsumes the classes commonly known as primary and secondary metabolites.
EC (alpha-amylase) inhibitor
An EC 3.2.1.* (glycosidase) inhibitor that interferes with the action of alpha-amylase (EC
EC (alpha-glucosidase) inhibitor
An EC 3.2.1.* (glycosidase) inhibitor that interferes with the action of alpha-glucosidase (EC
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Outgoing (−)-epicatechin-3-O-gallate (CHEBI:70255) has functional parent (−)-epicatechin (CHEBI:90)
(−)-epicatechin-3-O-gallate (CHEBI:70255) has functional parent gallic acid (CHEBI:30778)
(−)-epicatechin-3-O-gallate (CHEBI:70255) has role EC (α-amylase) inhibitor (CHEBI:50627)
(−)-epicatechin-3-O-gallate (CHEBI:70255) has role EC (α-glucosidase) inhibitor (CHEBI:67239)
(−)-epicatechin-3-O-gallate (CHEBI:70255) has role metabolite (CHEBI:25212)
(−)-epicatechin-3-O-gallate (CHEBI:70255) is a catechin (CHEBI:23053)
(−)-epicatechin-3-O-gallate (CHEBI:70255) is a gallate ester (CHEBI:37576)
(−)-epicatechin-3-O-gallate (CHEBI:70255) is a polyphenol (CHEBI:26195)
[(2R,3R)-2-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-5,7-dihydroxy-3,4-dihydro-2H-chromen-3-yl] 3,4,5-trihydroxybenzoate
Synonyms Sources
(−)-cis-3,3',4',5,7-pentahydroxyflavane 3-gallate HMDB
3-gallate(−)-epicatechol HMDB
3-O-galloylepicatechin HMDB
Teatannin HMDB
Manual Xrefs Databases
Epicatechin_gallate Wikipedia
HMDB0037944 HMDB
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1257-08-5 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
65603 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
18560275 PubMed citation Europe PMC
21080642 PubMed citation Europe PMC
IND43993834 Agricola citation Europe PMC
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25 February 2016