CHEBI:78399 - trans-benzylideneacetone

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ChEBI Name trans-benzylideneacetone
ChEBI ASCII Name trans-benzylideneacetone
Definition The trans-isomer of benzylideneacetone. It acts as an inhibitor of the enzyme phospholipase A2 (EC of insects like diamond back moth.
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Formula C10H10O
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 146.18580
Monoisotopic Mass 146.07316
InChI InChI=1S/C10H10O/c1-9(11)7-8-10-5-3-2-4-6-10/h2-8H,1H3/b8-7+
SMILES CC(=O)\C=C\c1ccccc1
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): flavouring agent
A food additive that is used to added improve the taste or odour of a food.
bacterial metabolite
Any prokaryotic metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in bacteria.
EC (phospholipase A2) inhibitor
An EC 3.1.1.* (carboxylic ester hydrolase) inhibitor that interferes with the action of phospholipase A2 (EC
Application(s): flavouring agent
A food additive that is used to added improve the taste or odour of a food.
A substance, extract, or preparation for diffusing or imparting an agreeable or attractive smell.
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Outgoing trans-benzylideneacetone (CHEBI:78399) has role bacterial metabolite (CHEBI:76969)
trans-benzylideneacetone (CHEBI:78399) has role EC (phospholipase A2) inhibitor (CHEBI:50469)
trans-benzylideneacetone (CHEBI:78399) has role flavouring agent (CHEBI:35617)
trans-benzylideneacetone (CHEBI:78399) has role fragrance (CHEBI:48318)
trans-benzylideneacetone (CHEBI:78399) is a benzylideneacetone (CHEBI:217301)
Synonyms Sources
Methyl trans-styryl ketone ChemIDplus
trans-4-Phenyl-3-butene-2-one ChemIDplus
trans-Benzalacetone ChemIDplus
Manual Xref Database
HMDB0031617 HMDB
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1896-62-4 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
742047 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
21464604 PubMed citation Europe PMC
22692228 PubMed citation Europe PMC
Last Modified
30 April 2014