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Substance Name: Biochanin A
RN: 491-80-5
UNII: U13J6U390T
InChIKey: WUADCCWRTIWANL-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • Phytoestrogen.

Molecular Formula

  • C16-H12-O5

Molecular Weight

  • 284.2658
 

Classification Codes

  • Anticarcinogenic Agents
  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Estrogens
  • Estrogens, Non-Steroidal
  • Hormones
  • Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
  • Phytoestrogens
  • Protective Agents
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Biochanin A

Synonyms

  • 4'-Methylgenistein
  • 5,7-Dihydroxy-4'-methoxyisoflavone
  • Biochanin
  • Biochanin A
  • CCRIS 5449
  • EINECS 207-744-7
  • NSC 123538
  • UNII-U13J6U390T

Systematic Names

  • 4H-1-Benzopyran-4-one, 5,7-dihydroxy-3-(4-methoxyphenyl)-
  • 5,7-Dihydroxy-3-p-methoxyphenyl-4H-chromen-4-one
  • 5,7-Dihydroxy-4'-methoxyisoflavone
  • Biochanin A
  • Isoflavone, 5,7-dihydroxy-4'-methoxy- (8CI)

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 491-80-5

FDA UNII

  • U13J6U390T

System Generated Number

  • 0000491805

Structure Descriptors

InChI

InChI=1S/C16H12O5/c1-20-11-4-2-9(3-5-11)12-8-21-14-7-10(17)6-13(18)15(14)16(12)19/h2-8,17-18H,1H3

InChIKey

WUADCCWRTIWANL-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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COc1ccc(cc1)C2=COc3cc(O)cc(O)c3C2=O