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Substance Name: o-Orsellinic acid
RN: 480-64-8
UNII: 11XLA0494B
InChIKey: AMKYESDOVDKZKV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • From the Sonoran desert endophytic fungus Chaetomium globosum.

Molecular Formula

  • C8-H8-O4

Molecular Weight

  • 168.1472
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • o-Orsellinic acid

Synonyms

  • 2,4-Dihydroxy-6-methylbenzoic acid
  • Orsellic acid
  • UNII-11XLA0494B

Systematic Name

  • Benzoic acid, 2,4-dihydroxy-6-methyl-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 480-64-8

FDA UNII

  • 11XLA0494B

System Generated Number

  • 0000480648

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C8H8O4/c1-4-2-5(9)3-6(10)7(4)8(11)12/h2-3,9-10H,1H3,(H,11,12)

InChIKey

AMKYESDOVDKZKV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

Cc1cc(O)cc(O)c1C(=O)O

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 176 dec deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 1.550 (none)   EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 2.01E-10 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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