Cyclohexane-1,2-diol

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Cyclohexane-1,2-diol
Chemical structure of cyclohexane-1,2-diol.
Identifiers
CAS number 57794-08-8
PubChem 13601
ChemSpider 5413674
ChEBI CHEBI:24567
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Properties
Molecular formula C6H12O2
Molar mass 116.15 g/mol
Hazards
MSDS External MSDS
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
Infobox references

Cyclohexane-1,2-diol is a chemical compound found in castoreum.[1]

The enzyme cyclohexane-1,2-diol dehydrogenase uses trans-cyclohexane-1,2-diol and NAD+ to produce 2-hydroxycyclohexan-1-one, NADH and H+.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Valenta, Z.; Khaleque, A.; Rashid, M. H. (1961). "Cis-cylohexane-1,2-diol in the beaver gland". Experientia 17 (3): 130. doi:10.1007/BF02160827.  edit