Amurensin (flavonol)

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CAS number 641-94-1 N
PubChem 5318156
ChemSpider 20120043 N
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Molecular formula C26H30O12
Molar mass 534.50 g/mol
Density 1.581 g/mL
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Amurensin is a flavonol, a type of flavonoid. It is the tert-amyl alcohol derivative of kaempferol 7-O-glucoside. It can be found in Phellodendron amurense.[1]

Related compounds[edit]

6"'-O-acetyl amurensin is found in the leaves of Phellodendron japonicum.[2]


  1. ^ Two New Flavonoid Glycosides from the Leaves of Phellodendron amurense Ruprecht. Masao Hasegawa and Teruo Shirato, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1953, 75 (22), pages 5507–5511, doi:10.1021/ja01118a013
  2. ^ Constituents of Leaves of Phellodendron japonicum MAXIM. and Their Antioxidant Activity, Chih-Yang Chiu, Chia-Ying Li, Chao-Chen Chiu, Masatake Niwa, Susumu Kitanaka, Amooru Gangaiah Damu, E-Jian Lee and Tian-Shung Wu, Chem. Pharm. Bull., Vol. 53, pages 1118-1121 (2005), doi:10.1248/cpb.53.1118