Balanophotannin D

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Balanophotannin D
Chemical structure of balanophotannin D
IUPAC name
[(2R,3S,4S,5R,6S)-6-[(E)-3-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)prop-2-enoyl]oxy-3,4,5-trihydroxyoxan-2-yl]methyl (1S)-7,8,9-trihydroxy-3,5-dioxo-1,2-dihydrocyclopenta[c]isochromene-1-carboxylate
3D model (Jmol) Interactive image
ChemSpider 23340737
PubChem 24862008
Molar mass 616.48 g/mol
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Balanophotannin D is a hydrolyzable tannin found in Balanophora japonica. It contains an oxidized hexahydroxydiphenoyl (HHDP) group.[1]


  1. ^ Cytotoxic hydrolyzable tannins from Balanophora japonica. Zhi-Hong Jiang, Xiao-Yun Wen, Takashi Tanaka, Shao-Yu Wu, Zhongqiu Liu, Hiromi Iwata, Yoko Hirose, Shuguang Wu and Isao Kouno, Journal of Natural Products, 01-04-2008, PMID 18302336