Hexahydroxydiphenic acid

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Hexahydroxydiphenic acid
Chemical structure of hexahydroxydiphenic acid
Names
IUPAC name
2-(6-carboxylato-2,3,4-trihydroxyphenyl)-3,4,5-trihydroxybenzoate
Other names
HHDP
3,4,5,3',4',5'-hexahydroxydiphenate
3,4,5,3',4',5'-hexahydroxydiphenic acid
Identifiers
ChemSpider 8490515
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PubChem 10315050
Properties
C14H10O10
Molar mass 338.22 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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Hexahydroxydiphenic acid is a component of some ellagitannins[1] such as casuarictin. Luteic acid is the lactone and ellagic acid is the dilactone of hexahydroxydiphenic acid.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ellagitannin Chemistry. Studies on the Stability and Reactivity of 2,4-HHDP-Containing Glucopyranose Systems. Ken S. Feldman, Malliga R. Iyer and Yanze Liu, J. Org. Chem., 2003, 68 (19), pp. 7433–7438, doi:10.1021/jo034495x