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Substance Name: (+-)-Shikonin
RN: 54952-43-1
InChIKey: NEZONWMXZKDMKF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A naphthazarin; has antineoplastic and angiogenesis inhibiting activities.

Molecular Formula

  • C16-H16-O5

Molecular Weight

  • 288.2974
 

Classification Codes

  • Analgesics
  • Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
  • Antirheumatic Agents
  • Peripheral Nervous System Agents
  • Sensory System Agents
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Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • (+-)-Shikonin

Name of Substance

  • Shikonin

Synonyms

  • (+-)-Alkannin
  • (+-)-Shikonin
  • Arnebin-4
  • NSC 291845

Systematic Name

  • 1,4-Naphthalenedione, 5,8-dihydroxy-2-(1-hydroxy-4-methyl-3-pentenyl)- (9CI)

Mixture Name

  • (+-)-Shikalkin

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 54952-43-1

Other Registry Numbers

  • 11019-15-1
  • 11031-58-6
  • 14265-21-5

System Generated Number

  • 0054952431

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C16H16O5/c1-8(2)3-4-10(17)9-7-13(20)14-11(18)5-6-12(19)15(14)16(9)21/h3,5-7,10,17-19H,4H2,1-2H3

InChIKey

NEZONWMXZKDMKF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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CC(=CCC(C1=CC(=O)c2c(ccc(c2C1=O)O)O)O)C