Stemarene

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Stemarene
Stemarene.svg
Names
IUPAC name
(1R,2S,7S,10S,13R)-2,6,6,12-Tetramethyltetracyclo[11.2.1.01,10.02,7]hexadec-11-ene
Other names
(+)-Stemar-13-ene
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
ChemSpider
Properties
C20H32
Molar mass 272.48 g·mol−1
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Infobox references

Stemarene is a diterpene hydrocarbon can be produced biosynthetically through enzyme extracts from rice.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mohan, Ram S.; Yee, Nathan K.N.; Coates, Robert M.; Ren, Yue-Ying; Stamenkovic, Predrag; Mendez, Irena; West, Charles A. (1996). "Biosynthesis of Cyclic Diterpene Hydrocarbons in Rice Cell Suspensions: Conversion of 9,10-syn-Labda-8(17),13-dienyl Diphosphate to 9β-Pimara-7,15-diene and Stemar-13-ene". Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics. 330 (1): 33–47. PMID 8651702. doi:10.1006/abbi.1996.0223.