Record Information
public_id FDB000565
Chemical Information
name alpha-Tocopherol
description Constit. of many vegetable oils such as soya and sunflower oils. Dietary supplement and nutrient. Nutriceutical with anticancer and antioxidant props. Added to fats and oils to prevent rancidity. The naturally-occurring tocopherol is a single stereoisomer; synthetic forms are a mixt. of all eight possible isomers Alpha-tocopherol is traditionally recognized as the most active form of vitamin E in humans, and is a powerful biological antioxidant.
cas_number 59-02-9
Properties
created_at 2010-04-08 22:04:37
updated_at 2011-10-30 14:23:09
moldb_smiles CC(C)CCC[C@@H](C)CCC[C@@H](C)CCC[C@]1(C)CCC2=C(C)C(O)=C(C)C(C)=C2O1
moldb_formula C29H50O2
moldb_average_mass 430.7061
moldb_inchi InChI=1S/C29H50O2/c1-20(2)12-9-13-21(3)14-10-15-22(4)16-11-18-29(8)19-17-26-25(7)27(30)23(5)24(6)28(26)31-29/h20-22,30H,9-19H2,1-8H3/t21-,22-,29-/m1/s1
moldb_mono_mass 430.381080844
moldb_inchikey InChIKey=GVJHHUAWPYXKBD-IEOSBIPESA-N
moldb_iupac (2R)-2,5,7,8-tetramethyl-2-[(4R,8R)-4,8,12-trimethyltridecyl]-3,4-dihydro-2H-1-benzopyran-6-ol
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Synonyms
Synonym Source
a-tocopherol biospider
(+)-a-tocopherol biospider
(+)-alpha-tocopherol biospider
(2R,4'R,8'R)-a-Tocopherol biospider
(2R,4'R,8'R)-alpha-Tocopherol biospider
(all-r)-a-tocopherol biospider
(r,r,r)-a-tocopherol biospider
(r,r,r)-alpha-tocopherol biospider
5,7,8-Trimethyltocol db_source
Alpha-delta-tocopherol biospider
Alpha-tocopherol biospider
Antisterility vitamin db_source
Covitol biospider
D-alpha-tocopherol biospider
Delta-alpha-tocopherol biospider
Denamone biospider
Emipherol biospider
Ephanyl biospider
Ephynal db_source
Eprolin biospider
Natopherol biospider
Phytogermin biospider
Profecundin db_source
RRR-alpha-tocopherol biospider
Tocopherol biospider
3,4-Dihydro-2,5,7,8-tetramethyl-2-(4,8,12-trimethyltridecyl)-2H-1-benzopyran-6-ol, 9CI db_source
E307 db_source
Vitamin E? db_source
Syntopherol db_source
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