Herniarin

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Herniarin
Chemical structure of herniarin
Names
IUPAC name
7-Methoxychromen-2-one
Other names
7-O-Methylumbelliferone
7-Methoxycoumarin
Ayapanin
Herniarine
Methyl umbelliferyl ether
Identifiers
531-59-9 YesY=
ChEMBL ChEMBL49732 N
ChemSpider 10295 N
Jmol-3D images Image
PubChem 10748
Properties
C10H8O3
Molar mass 176.17 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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Infobox references

Herniarin is a natural chemical compound. Chemically, it can be considered a methoxy derivative of coumarin or a methyl derivative of umbelliferone.

Herniarin is found in Herniaria glabra,[1] Ayapana triplinervis and in species of the genus Prunus (P. mahaleb, P. pensylvanica, and P. maximowiczii).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Herniarin". liberherbarum.com. 
  2. ^ Santamour F. S. and Riedel L. G. H. (1994). "Distribution and inheritance of scopolin and herniarin in some Prunus species". Biochemical systematics and ecology 22 (2): 197–201. doi:10.1016/0305-1978(94)90008-6.