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Substance Name: (-)-Gossypol
RN: 90141-22-3
UNII: 8DY2X8LXW4
InChIKey: QBKSWRVVCFFDOT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A dimeric sesquiterpene found in cottonseed ( GOSSYPIUM). The (-) isomer is active as a male contraceptive ( CONTRACEPTIVE AGENTS, MALE) whereas toxic symptoms are associated with the ( ) isomer.

Molecular Formula

  • C30-H30-O8

Molecular Weight

  • 518.559
 

Classification Codes

  • Contraceptive Agents
  • Contraceptive Agents, Male
  • Reproductive Control Agents
  • Reproductive Effect
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Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • (-)-Gossypol

Name of Substance

  • Gossypol, (R)-

Synonyms

  • (-)-Gossypol
  • (R)-(-)-Gossypol
  • (R)-Gossypol
  • 4-08-00-03754 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • BRN 1917878
  • Gissypol, (R)-
  • UNII-8DY2X8LXW4

Systematic Name

  • (2,2'-Binaphthalene)-8,8'-dicarboxaldehyde, 1,1',6,6',7,7'-hexahydroxy-3,3'-dimethyl-5,5'-bis(1-methylethyl)-, (-)-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 90141-22-3

FDA UNII

  • 8DY2X8LXW4

System Generated Number

  • 0090141223

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C30H30O8/c1-11(2)19-15-7-13(5)21(27(35)23(15)17(9-31)25(33)29(19)37)22-14(6)8-16-20(12(3)4)30(38)26(34)18(10-32)24(16)28(22)36/h7-12,33-38H,1-6H3

InChIKey

QBKSWRVVCFFDOT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

Cc1cc2c(c(c(c(c2C(C)C)O)O)C=O)c(c1c3c(cc4c(c3O)c(c(c(c4C(C)C)O)O)C=O)C)O