2,5-Dihydroxycinnamic acid

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2,5-Dihydroxycinnamic acid
Chemical structure of 2,5-dihydroxycinnamic acid
Names
IUPAC name
3-(2,5-dihydroxyphenyl)prop-2-enoic acid
Other names
(2E)-3-(2,5-Dihydroxyphenyl)acrylic acid
Identifiers
636-01-1
ChemSpider 6442618
Jmol 3D model Interactive image
PubChem 181581
Properties
C9H8O4
Molar mass 180.16 g·mol−1
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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2,5-Dihydroxycinnamic acid is a hydroxycinnamic acid. It is an isomer of caffeic acid.

Preparation[edit]

2,5-Dihydroxycinnamic acid is produced by Elbs persulfate oxidation of o-Coumaric acid.[1][2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cain, J.C.; Greenaway, A.J. (1907). "Abstracts of Papers on Organic chemistry". Journal of the Chemical Society, abstracts. 92: A741–A812. doi:10.1039/CA9079200741. 
  2. ^ Otto, Neubauer; Flatow, L. (1907). "Synthesen von Alkaptonsäuren". Zeitschrift für Physiologische Chemie. 52: 375–398.