Record Information
public_id FDB002431
Chemical Information
name gamma-Tocopherol
description Occurs in many nut and other vegetable oils such as soya and sunflower oil. Used as antioxidant food additive. Member of Vitamin E group. Added to fats and oils to prevent rancidity. The naturally occurring tocopherol is a single steroisomer; synthetic forms are a mixt. of all eight possible isomers [DFC] gamma-Tocopherol is one of the chemical compounds that is considered vitamin E. As a food additive, it has E number E308. [Wikipedia]
cas_number 7616-22-0
Properties
created_at 2010-04-08 22:05:22
updated_at 2011-10-30 14:26:15
moldb_smiles CC(C)CCCC(C)CCCC(C)CCCC1(C)CCC2=CC(O)=C(C)C(C)=C2O1
moldb_formula C28H48O2
moldb_average_mass 416.6795
moldb_inchi InChI=1S/C28H48O2/c1-20(2)11-8-12-21(3)13-9-14-22(4)15-10-17-28(7)18-16-25-19-26(29)23(5)24(6)27(25)30-28/h19-22,29H,8-18H2,1-7H3
moldb_mono_mass 416.365430780
moldb_inchikey InChIKey=QUEDXNHFTDJVIY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
moldb_iupac 2,7,8-trimethyl-2-(4,8,12-trimethyltridecyl)-3,4-dihydro-2H-1-benzopyran-6-ol
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Synonyms
Synonym Source
2,7,8-Trimethyl-2-(4,8,12-trimethyltridecyl)-6-chromanol biospider
6-Chromanol, 2,7,8-trimethyl-2-(4,8,12-trimethyltridecyl)- biospider
7,8-Dimethyltocol db_source
D-gamma-tocopherol biospider
Gama-tocopherol biospider
Gamma-tocopherol biospider
O-xylotocopherol biospider
3,4-Dihydro-2,7,8-trimethyl-2-(4,8,12-trimethyltridecyl)-2H-1-benzopyran-6-ol, 9CI db_source
E308 db_source