Record Information
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Creation date2010-04-08 22:06:38 UTC
Update date2018-01-25 19:34:18 UTC
Primary IDFDB005326
Secondary Accession NumbersNot Available
Chemical Information
FooDB Namealpha-Curcumene
DescriptionAlpha-curcumene is also known as α-curcumene. Alpha-curcumene is a herb tasting compound and can be found in a number of food items such as pepper (spice), lovage, wild carrot, and rosemary, which makes alpha-curcumene a potential biomarker for the consumption of these food products.
CAS Number644-30-4
Structure
Thumb
Synonyms
SynonymSource
a-CurcumeneGenerator
Α-curcumeneGenerator
(+/-)-alpha-Curcumenemanual
α-curcumenebiospider
1-(1,5-Dimethyl-4-hexenyl)-4-methylbenzenebiospider
2-Heptene, 2-methyl-6-p-tolyl-biospider
AR-curcumenebiospider
Benzene, 1-(1,5-dimethyl-4-hexenyl)-4-methyl-biospider
Curcumenebiospider
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.00091 g/LALOGPS
logP5.33ALOGPS
logP4.76ChemAxon
logS-5.3ALOGPS
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area0 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count4ChemAxon
Refractivity59.14 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability21.92 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings1ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Chemical FormulaC13H18
IUPAC name1-(hex-5-en-2-yl)-4-methylbenzene
InChI IdentifierInChI=1S/C13H18/c1-4-5-6-12(3)13-9-7-11(2)8-10-13/h4,7-10,12H,1,5-6H2,2-3H3
InChI KeyHAJCPKILGSUXNO-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Isomeric SMILESCC(CCC=C)C1=CC=C(C)C=C1
Average Molecular Weight174.282
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight174.140850576
Classification
Description belongs to the class of organic compounds known as aromatic monoterpenoids. These are monoterpenoids containing at least one aromatic ring.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassLipids and lipid-like molecules
ClassPrenol lipids
Sub ClassMonoterpenoids
Direct ParentAromatic monoterpenoids
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Monocyclic monoterpenoid
  • Aromatic monoterpenoid
  • P-cymene
  • Toluene
  • Benzenoid
  • Monocyclic benzene moiety
  • Aromatic hydrocarbon
  • Cyclic olefin
  • Unsaturated hydrocarbon
  • Olefin
  • Hydrocarbon
  • Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAromatic homomonocyclic compounds
External DescriptorsNot Available
Ontology
OntologyShould have ontology for this compound
Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
PropertyValueReference
Physical stateNot Available
Physical DescriptionNot Available
Mass CompositionNot Available
Melting PointNot Available
Boiling PointNot Available
Experimental Water SolubilityNot Available
Experimental logPNot Available
Experimental pKaNot Available
Isoelectric pointNot Available
ChargeNot Available
Optical RotationNot Available
Spectroscopic UV DataNot Available
DensityNot Available
Refractive IndexNot Available
Spectra
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash Key
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-004i-1900000000-7b77decc25fba7e466f5View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-057i-5900000000-e94d4ba6885bf71583b4View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-0fr6-9500000000-7da5a2a3372666b24041View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-00di-0900000000-3cecac5d1bb95a4c789aView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-00di-0900000000-8ed2dbebceee85a4c670View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-0awc-4900000000-e1503e67d3cca9a8507aView in MoNA
ChemSpider IDNot Available
ChEMBL IDNot Available
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
Pubchem Compound IDNot Available
Pubchem Substance IDNot Available
ChEBI IDNot Available
Phenol-Explorer IDNot Available
DrugBank IDNot Available
HMDB IDNot Available
CRC / DFC (Dictionary of Food Compounds) IDJXZ20-Y:JXZ20-Y
EAFUS IDNot Available
Dr. Duke IDALPHA-CURCUMENE|AR-CURCUMENE|CURCUMENE
BIGG IDNot Available
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
HET IDNot Available
Flavornet ID644-30-4
GoodScent IDrw1053941
SuperScent IDNot Available
Wikipedia IDNot Available
Phenol-Explorer Metabolite IDNot Available
Duplicate IDSNot Available
Old DFC IDSNot Available
Associated Foods
FoodContent Range AverageReference
FoodReference
Biological Effects and Interactions
Health Effects / Bioactivities
DescriptorIDDefinitionReference
anti inflammatory35472 A substance that reduces or suppresses inflammation.DUKE
anti rhinoviral22587 A substance that destroys or inhibits replication of viruses.DUKE
antitumor35610 A substance that inhibits or prevents the proliferation of neoplasms.DUKE
anti ulcer49201 One of various classes of drugs with different action mechanisms used to treat or ameliorate peptic ulcer or irritation of the gastrointestinal tract.DUKE
anti viral22587 A substance that destroys or inhibits replication of viruses.DUKE
hypotriglyceridemicDUKE
EnzymesNot Available
PathwaysNot Available
MetabolismNot Available
BiosynthesisNot Available
Organoleptic Properties
Flavours
FlavorCitations
herb
  1. Arn, H, Acree TE. “Flavornet: A database of aroma compounds based on odor potency in natural products”. Developments in Food Science 40 (1998): 27. doi:10.1016/S0167-4501(98)80029-0
  2. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
Files
MSDSNot Available
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
General ReferenceNot Available
Content Reference— Duke, James. 'Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases. United States Department of Agriculture.' Agricultural Research Service, Accessed April 27 (2004).