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Entry
CA00205                                                            

Classification
Carotenoid Name
Saproxanthin
IUPAC name 3',4'-Didehydro-1',2'-dihydro-beta,psi-carotene-3,1'-diol
Formula
C40H56O2
Molecular Weight 
568.848 g/mol
Structure   
Mol file
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Biological functions/Properties 
Number of
conjugated double bonds 
12
Number of
conjugated multiple bonds 
12
Isomers 
InChI
InChI=1S/C40H56O2/c1-31(19-13-21-33(3)22-14-23-34(4)25-16-28-40(9,10)42)17-11-12-18-32(2)20-15-24-35(5)26-27-38-36(6)29-37(41)30-39(38,7)8/h11-27,37,41-42H,28-30H2,1-10H3/b12-11+,19-13+,20-15+,22-14+,25-16+,27-26+,31-17+,32-18+,33-21+,34-23+,35-24+
InChIKey
FOUGFFVPRFFMLC-BOBWQXBNSA-N
Canonical SMILES
OC1CC(=C(C(C1)(C)C)/C=C/C(=C/C=C/C(=C/C=C/C=C(/C=C/C=C(/C=C/C=C(/C=C/CC(O)(C)C)\C)\C)\C)/C)/C)C
XLogP
11.353
Hydrogen Bond donors
(Lipinski's definition)
2
Hydrogen Bond Acceptors
(Lipinski's definition)
2
LipinskiFailures
2
Complexity of molecule
0.061
Number of heavy atoms
42
TPSA
(Topological Polar Surface Area) 
40.460 Å2
Source organisms
Saprospira grandis (Ref.161) - Bacteroidetes
References
  • Ref.161 : Aasen, Arne J.; Jensen, Synnove Liaaen, Acta Chemica Scandinavica (1966), 20(3), 811-19., "Carotenoids of flexibacteria. II. A new xanthophyll from Saprospira grandis".
  • CAS
    10153-99-8
    Links to other DB
    KNApSAcK: C00022875
    LipidBank: VCA1180

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