2,3-Dihydroxycinnamic acid

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2,3-Dihydroxycinnamic acid
Chemical structure of 2,3-dihydroxycinnamic acid
Names
IUPAC name
(E)-3-(2,3-Dihydroxyphenyl)prop-2-enoic acid
Other names
trans-2,3-Dihydroxycinnamate
3-(2,3-Dihydroxyphenyl)acrylic acid
Identifiers
31082-90-3
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PubChem 5282146
Properties
C9H8O4
Molar mass 180.16 g·mol−1
Except where noted otherwise, data is given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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2,3-Dihydroxycinnamic acid is a hydroxycinnamic acid. It is an isomer of caffeic acid.

It is a metabolite found in human urine.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Heindl, A; Rau, O; Spiteller, G (1985). "Identification of aromatic dihydroxy acids in biological fluids". Biomedical mass spectrometry 12 (2): 59–66. PMID 3158357.