Scopolin

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Scopolin
Scopolin.png
Identifiers
CAS number 531-44-2
PubChem 439514
ChemSpider 388609
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Properties
Molecular formula C16H18O9
Molar mass 354.31 g mol−1
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
Infobox references

Scopolin is a glucoside of scopoletin formed by the action of the enzyme scopoletin glucosyltransferase.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hino F, Okazaki M and Miura Y (1982). "Effect of 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid on glucosylation of scopoletin to scopolin in tobacco tissue-culture". Plant Physiol. 69 (4): 810–813. doi:10.1104/pp.69.4.810. PMC 426310. PMID 16662301. 

Bibliography[edit]

  • Steck, Warren (1967). "Biosynthesis of Scopolin in Tobacco". Canadian Journal of Biochemistry 45 (6): 889–896. doi:10.1139/o67-099. ISSN 1208-6002. 
  • Steck, Warren (1967). "The Biosynthetic Pathway from Caffeic Acid to Scopolin in Tobacco Leaves". Canadian Journal of Biochemistry 45 (12): 1995–2003. doi:10.1139/o67-233. ISSN 1208-6002.