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Entry
CA00551                                                            

Classification
Carotenoid Name
(9Z)-Astaxanthin;
9-cis-Astaxanthin
IUPAC name (9Z)-3,3'-Dihydroxy-beta,beta-carotene-4,4'-dione
Formula
C40H52O4
Molecular Weight 
596.816 g/mol
Structure   
Mol file
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Biological functions/Properties 
Number of
conjugated double bonds 
13 including two ketones (13 in total)
Number of
conjugated multiple bonds 
13 including two ketones (13 in total)
Isomers 
  • Cis/trans isomer: CA00550, CA00552, CA00553
  • Conformer: CA00502, CA00500, CA00501
  • InChI
    InChI=1S/C40H52O4/c1-27(17-13-19-29(3)21-23-33-31(5)37(43)35(41)25-39(33,7)8)15-11-12-16-28(2)18-14-20-30(4)22-24-34-32(6)38(44)36(42)26-40(34,9)10/h11-24,35-36,41-42H,25-26H2,1-10H3/b12-11+,17-13+,18-14+,23-21+,24-22+,27-15+,28-16+,29-19-,30-20+
    InChIKey
    MQZIGYBFDRPAKN-OQXZKPHASA-N
    Canonical SMILES
    C/C(=C\C=C\C=C(\C=C\C=C(\C=C\C1=C(C)C(=O)C(CC1(C)C)O)/C)/C)/C=C/C=C(\C=C\C1=C(C)C(=O)C(CC1(C)C)O)/C
    XLogP
    9.696
    Hydrogen Bond donors
    (Lipinski's definition)
    2
    Hydrogen Bond Acceptors
    (Lipinski's definition)
    4
    LipinskiFailures
    1
    Complexity of molecule
    0.312
    Number of heavy atoms
    44
    TPSA
    (Topological Polar Surface Area) 
    74.600 Å2
    Source organisms

    References

    CAS
    113085-04-4
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