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Entry
CA00192                                                            

Classification
Carotenoid Name
(15Z)-γ-Carotene;
(15Z)-gamma-Carotene
IUPAC name (15Z)-beta,psi-Carotene
Formula
C40H56
Molecular Weight 
536.848 g/mol
Structure      Search similar carotenoids

Mol file
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Biological functions/Properties 
Number of
conjugated double bonds 
11
Number of
conjugated multiple bonds 
11
Isomers 
  • Cis/trans isomer: CA00191
  • Constitutional isomer: CA00310
  • InChI
    InChI=1S/C40H56/c1-32(2)18-13-21-35(5)24-15-26-36(6)25-14-22-33(3)19-11-12-20-34(4)23-16-27-37(7)29-30-39-38(8)28-17-31-40(39,9)10/h11-12,14-16,18-20,22-27,29-30H,13,17,21,28,31H2,1-10H3/b12-11-,22-14+,23-16+,26-15+,30-29+,33-19+,34-20+,35-24+,36-25+,37-27+
    InChIKey
    HRQKOYFGHJYEFS-MVMWHMARSA-N
    Canonical SMILES
    C/C(=C\C=C/C=C(/C=C/C=C(/C=C/C1=C(C)CCCC1(C)C)\C)\C)/C=C/C=C(/C=C/C=C(/CCC=C(C)C)\C)\C
    XLogP
    14.660
    Hydrogen Bond donors
    (Lipinski's definition)
    0
    Hydrogen Bond Acceptors
    (Lipinski's definition)
    0
    LipinskiFailures
    2
    Complexity of molecule
    0.062
    Number of heavy atoms
    40
    TPSA
    (Topological Polar Surface Area) 
    0.000 Å2
    Source organisms
    Chlorobium tepidum (Ref.197) - Green sulfur bacteria
    References
  • Ref.197 : Grazyna E. Bialek-Bylka, Ritsuko Fujii, Chun-Hai Chen, Hirozo Oh-oka, Akihisa Kamiesu5, Kazuhiko Satoh, Hiroyuki Koike & Yasushi Koyama, Photosynthesis Research 58: 135–142, 1998., "15-Cis-carotenoids found in the reaction center of a green sulfur bacterium Chlorobium tepidum and in the Photosystem I reaction center of a cyanobacterium Synechococcus vulcanus".
  • CAS
    223262-23-5
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