Record Information
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Creation date2010-04-08 22:10:14 UTC
Update date2015-07-20 22:51:36 UTC
Primary IDFDB012546
Secondary Accession NumbersNot Available
Chemical Information
FooDB NameEthyl (±)-3-methylpentanoate
DescriptionFlavouring ingredient
CAS Number5870-68-8
Structure
Thumb
Synonyms
SynonymSource
Ethyl (±)-3-methylpentanoic acidGenerator
3-Methylpentanoic acid, ethyl esterHMDB
Ethyl 3-methylpentanoateHMDB
Ethyl 3-methylvalerateHMDB
Ethyl beta -methylvalerateHMDB
Ethyl beta-methylvalerateHMDB
FEMA 3679HMDB
Pentanoic acid, 3-methyl-, ethyl esterHMDB
Valeric acid, 3-methyl-, ethyl esterHMDB
Ethyl 3-methylpentanoic acidGenerator
Predicted PropertiesNot Available
Chemical FormulaC8H16O2
IUPAC name
InChI IdentifierInChI=1S/C8H16O2/c1-4-7(3)6-8(9)10-5-2/h7H,4-6H2,1-3H3
InChI KeyTXAWGHYFBQBVNK-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Isomeric SMILESCCOC(=O)CC(C)CC
Average Molecular Weight144.2114
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight144.115029756
Classification
Description belongs to the class of organic compounds known as fatty acid esters. These are carboxylic ester derivatives of a fatty acid.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassLipids and lipid-like molecules
ClassFatty Acyls
Sub ClassFatty acid esters
Direct ParentFatty acid esters
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Fatty acid ester
  • Carboxylic acid ester
  • Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives
  • Carboxylic acid derivative
  • Organic oxygen compound
  • Organic oxide
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Carbonyl group
  • Aliphatic acyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAliphatic acyclic compounds
External DescriptorsNot Available
Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
PropertyValueReference
Physical stateNot Available
Physical DescriptionNot Available
Mass CompositionC 66.63%; H 11.18%; O 22.19%DFC
Melting PointNot Available
Boiling PointBp 157-158°DFC
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 Indexn20D 1.4088DFC
Spectra
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash Key
ChemSpider ID487029
ChEMBL IDNot Available
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
Pubchem Compound ID560255
Pubchem Substance IDNot Available
ChEBI IDNot Available
Phenol-Explorer IDNot Available
DrugBank IDNot Available
HMDB IDHMDB34234
CRC / DFC (Dictionary of Food Compounds) IDHBV62-Y:HHW40-L
EAFUS ID1257
Dr. Duke IDNot Available
BIGG IDNot Available
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
HET IDNot Available
Flavornet IDNot Available
GoodScent IDrw1037401
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 / BioactivitiesNot Available
EnzymesNot Available
PathwaysNot Available
MetabolismNot Available
BiosynthesisNot Available
Organoleptic Properties
Flavours
FlavorCitations
pineapple
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
fruity
  1. 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