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Creation date2010-04-08 22:13:02 UTC
Update date2018-05-29 01:31:07 UTC
Primary IDFDB017358
Secondary Accession NumbersNot Available
Chemical Information
FooDB Name1-Isopropyl-4-methylbenzene
DescriptionV. widely distributed in plant oils e.g. terpentine and citrus oils and many others. It is used in flavour industries. 1-Isopropyl-4-methylbenzene is found in many foods, some of which are green bell pepper, lemon balm, saffron, and sweet basil.
CAS Number99-87-6
Structure
Thumb
Synonyms
SynonymSource
1-Isopropyl-4-methylbenzeneChEBI
1-Methyl-4-(1-methylethyl)benzeneChEBI
1-Methyl-4-(propan-2-yl)benzeneChEBI
1-Methyl-4-isopropylbenzeneChEBI
4-CymeneChEBI
4-Isopropyl-1-methylbenzeneChEBI
4-IsopropyltolueneChEBI
4-Methyl-1-isopropylbenzeneChEBI
CymeneChEBI
IsopropyltolueneChEBI
p-CimeneChEBI
p-CymolChEBI
p-IsopropyltolueneChEBI
p-MethylcumeneChEBI
p-MethylisopropylbenzeneChEBI
Para-cymeneChEBI
1-Isopropyl-4-methyl-benzeneHMDB
1-Methyl-4-(1-methylethyl)-benzeneHMDB
2-p-TolylpropaneHMDB
4-Isopropylbenzyl radicalHMDB
4-Methyl-1-(propan-2-yl)benzeneHMDB
CamphogenHMDB
CymolHMDB
DolcymeneHMDB
p- IsopropylmethylbenzeneHMDB
p-Mentha-1,3,5-trieneHMDB
p-Methyl cumeneHMDB
p-Methyl-cumeneHMDB
ParacymeneHMDB
ParacymolHMDB
1-(1-methylethyl)-4-methylbenzenebiospider
1-isopropyl-4-methyl-Benzenebiospider
1-Methyl-4-(1-methylethyl)benzene, 9CIdb_source
4-Cymolbiospider
4-Isopropyltoluolbiospider
4-methyl isopropylbenzenebiospider
4-methyl-1-(propan-2-yl)benzenebiospider
4-Methylisopropylbenzenebiospider
Benzene, 1-isopropyl-4-methyl-biospider
Benzene, 1-methyl-4-(1-methylethyl)-biospider
benzene, 1-methyl-4-methylethyl-biospider
Camphene (obsol.)db_source
Camphogene (obsol.)db_source
Cumene, p-methyl-biospider
Cymene, p-biospider
FEMA 2356db_source
Methyl-4-(1-methylethyl)benzenebiospider
P- isopropylmethylbenzenebiospider
P-cimenebiospider
p-Cymenedb_source
P-isopropylmethylbenzenebiospider
P-methyl cumenebiospider
P-methyl-cumenebiospider
P-methylcumenebiospider
P-methylisopropylbenzenebiospider
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.017 g/LALOGPS
logP4.17ALOGPS
logP3.73ChemAxon
logS-3.9ALOGPS
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area0 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count1ChemAxon
Refractivity45.29 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability17 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings1ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Chemical FormulaC10H14
IUPAC name1-methyl-4-(propan-2-yl)benzene
InChI IdentifierInChI=1S/C10H14/c1-8(2)10-6-4-9(3)5-7-10/h4-8H,1-3H3
InChI KeyHFPZCAJZSCWRBC-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Isomeric SMILESCC(C)C1=CC=C(C)C=C1
Average Molecular Weight134.222
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight134.109550451
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
  • Phenylpropane
  • Cumene
  • Toluene
  • Benzenoid
  • Monocyclic benzene moiety
  • Aromatic hydrocarbon
  • Unsaturated hydrocarbon
  • Hydrocarbon
  • Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAromatic homomonocyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
PropertyValueReference
Physical stateGas
Physical DescriptionNot Available
Mass CompositionC 89.49%; H 10.51%DFC
Melting PointMp -67.94°DFC
Boiling PointBp 177.1°DFC
Experimental Water Solubility0.0234 mg/mL at 25 oCBANERJEE,S et al. (1980)
Experimental logP4.10HANSCH,C ET AL. (1995)
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
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-014i-4900000000-f403355796ccc97b5011View in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-014i-3900000000-18fab12c9b06d75f28d4View in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-001i-0900000000-146f5d56238ffde0a8d0View in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - CI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-007x-4900000000-14f27e732fc9b57e0b12View in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-014i-4900000000-f403355796ccc97b5011View in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-014i-3900000000-18fab12c9b06d75f28d4View in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-001i-0900000000-146f5d56238ffde0a8d0View in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - CI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-007x-4900000000-14f27e732fc9b57e0b12View in MoNA
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-014l-8900000000-176f8c1c70e1e67b3d82View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-000i-0900000000-94c1bdcd85003d97aefcView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-000i-2900000000-5ed611e91a5f86fc7019View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-0gbc-9700000000-f812cd4b0a2fcb99f91aView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-001i-0900000000-3043af674a7adea6117aView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-001i-0900000000-589b3edc66f090e075e5View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-00lu-4900000000-9166f98044ef814ac56bView in MoNA
MSMass Spectrum (Electron Ionization)splash10-014i-4900000000-c8d4189d8e9f124c75adView in MoNA
1D NMR13C NMR SpectrumNot AvailableView in JSpectraViewer
1D NMR1H NMR SpectrumNot AvailableView in JSpectraViewer
1D NMR13C NMR SpectrumNot AvailableView in JSpectraViewer
ChemSpider ID7183
ChEMBL IDCHEMBL442915
KEGG Compound IDC06575
Pubchem Compound ID7463
Pubchem Substance IDNot Available
ChEBI IDNot Available
Phenol-Explorer IDNot Available
DrugBank IDNot Available
HMDB IDHMDB05805
CRC / DFC (Dictionary of Food Compounds) IDKXH73-P:KXH73-P
EAFUS ID812
Dr. Duke IDP-CYMOL|P-CYMENE|CYMOL
BIGG IDNot Available
KNApSAcK IDC00003040
HET IDMML
Flavornet ID99-87-6
GoodScent IDrw1032711
SuperScent IDNot Available
Wikipedia IDP-cymene
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
analgesic35480 An agent capable of relieving pain without the loss of consciousness or without producing anaesthesia. In addition, analgesic is a role played by a compound which is exhibited by a capability to cause a reduction of pain symptoms.DUKE
anti acetylcholinesterase38462 An EC 3.1.1.* (carboxylic ester hydrolase) inhibitor that interferes with the action of enzyme acetylcholinesterase (EC 3.1.1.7), which helps breaking down of acetylcholine into choline and acetic acid.DUKE
anti bacillary33282 A substance that kills or slows the growth of bacteria.DUKE
anti bacterial33282 A substance that kills or slows the growth of bacteria.DUKE
anti flu22587 A substance that destroys or inhibits replication of viruses.DUKE
anti rheumatalgic52217 Any substance introduced into a living organism with therapeutic or diagnostic purpose.DUKE
anti viral22587 A substance that destroys or inhibits replication of viruses.DUKE
flavor48318 A substance, extract, or preparation for diffusing or imparting an agreeable or attractive smell.DUKE
fungicide24127 A substance used to destroy fungal pests.DUKE
herbicide24527 A substance used to destroy plant pests.DUKE
insectifuge24852 Strictly, a substance intended to kill members of the class Insecta. In common usage, any substance used for preventing, destroying, repelling or controlling insects.DUKE
irritantDUKE
laxative50503 An agent that produces a soft formed stool, and relaxes and loosens the bowels, typically used over a protracted period, to relieve constipation. Compare with cathartic, which is a substance that accelerates defecation. A substances can be both a laxative and a cathartic.DUKE
pesticide25944 Strictly, a substance intended to kill pests. In common usage, any substance used for controlling, preventing, or destroying animal, microbiological or plant pests.DUKE
sedative35717 A central nervous system depressant used to induce drowsiness or sleep or to reduce psychological excitement or anxiety.DUKE
trichomonicideDUKE
EnzymesNot Available
PathwaysNot Available
MetabolismNot Available
BiosynthesisNot Available
Organoleptic Properties
Flavours
FlavorCitations
solvent
  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
gasoline
  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
citrus
  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.
fresh
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
terpene
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
woody
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
spice
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
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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).
— Shinbo, Y., et al. 'KNApSAcK: a comprehensive species-metabolite relationship database.' Plant Metabolomics. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2006. 165-181.