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Creation date2010-04-08 22:05:47 UTC
Update date2019-11-26 02:59:09 UTC
Primary IDFDB003392
Secondary Accession NumbersNot Available
Chemical Information
FooDB Namegamma-Butyrolactone
DescriptionPresent in morello cherry, melon, pineapple, blackberry, quince, strawberry jam, wine, soybeans, black tea, Bourbon vanilla, wheat bread, crispbread and other breads. Flavour ingredient [DFC]. gamma-Butyrolactone is found in many foods, some of which are yellow bell pepper, pepper (c. annuum), red bell pepper, and pulses.
CAS Number96-48-0
Structure
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Synonyms
SynonymSource
1-Oxacyclopentan-2-onebiospider
1-Oxacyclopentane-2-onebiospider
1,2-Butanolidebiospider
1,4-Butanolidebiospider
1,4-Butyrolactonebiospider
1,4-Lactonebiospider
2-Dihydrofuranonebiospider
2-Oxolanonebiospider
2-Oxotetrahydrofurandb_source
2,3,4,5-Tetrahydro-2-furanonebiospider
2(3H)-dihydrofuranonebiospider
3-Hydroxybutyric acid lactonebiospider
4-Butanolidebiospider
4-Butyrolactonebiospider
4-DeoxytetronateGenerator
4-Deoxytetronic acidbiospider
4-Hydroxy-Butanoic acid g-lactonebiospider
4-Hydroxybutanoic acid lactonebiospider
4-Hydroxybutanoic acid, «gamma»-lactonebiospider
4-Hydroxybutyrate lactoneGenerator
4-Hydroxybutyric acid lactonedb_source
4-Hydroxybutyric acid, «gamma»-lactonebiospider
4,5-Dihydro-2(3H)-furanonebiospider
Butyric acid lactonebiospider
Butyrolactonebiospider
Butyryl lactonebiospider
Butyrylactonebiospider
Dihydro-2-furanonebiospider
Dihydro-2(3H)-furanonedb_source
Dihydrofuran-2(3H)-onebiospider
Dihyro-2-furanonebiospider
FEMA 3291db_source
g-Butalactonebiospider
g-ButanolactoneGenerator
g-Butyrolactonedb_source
g-Butyryllactonebiospider
g-Hydroxybutyrate lactoneGenerator
g-Hydroxybutyric acid lactonebiospider
g-HydroxybutyrolactoneGenerator
gamma-Butalactonebiospider
gamma-Butanolactonebiospider
gamma-Butyrolactonebiospider
gamma-Butyryllactonebiospider
gamma-Hydroxybutyrate lactoneGenerator
gamma-Hydroxybutyric acid cyclic esterbiospider
gamma-Hydroxybutyric acid lactonebiospider
gamma-Hydroxybutyrolactonebiospider
gamma-Lactone 4-hydroxy-butanoic acidbiospider
gamma-Lactone 4-hydroxy-butyric acidbiospider
gamma-Lactone 4-hydroxybutanoic acidbiospider
gamma-Lactone 4-hydroxybutyric acidbiospider
GBLHMDB
Hydroxybutanoic acid lactonebiospider
Paint clean gHMDB
Tetrahydro-2-furanonebiospider
Tetrahydrofuran-2-oneChEBI
γ-butanolactoneGenerator
γ-butyrolactoneGenerator
γ-hydroxybutyrate lactoneGenerator
γ-hydroxybutyric acid lactoneGenerator
γ-hydroxybutyrolactoneGenerator
Predicted PropertiesNot Available
Chemical FormulaC4H6O2
IUPAC name
InChI IdentifierInChI=1S/C4H6O2/c5-4-2-1-3-6-4/h1-3H2
InChI KeyYEJRWHAVMIAJKC-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Isomeric SMILESO=C1CCCO1
Average Molecular Weight86.0892
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight86.036779436
Classification
ClassificationNot classified
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Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
PropertyValueReference
Physical stateLiquid
Physical DescriptionNot Available
Mass CompositionC 55.81%; H 7.02%; O 37.17%DFC
Melting Point-45
Boiling PointBp12 89°DFC
Experimental Water Solubility1000 mg/mLWEAST,RC (1972)
Experimental logP-0.64HANSCH,C ET AL. (1995)
Experimental pKaNot Available
Isoelectric pointNot Available
ChargeNot Available
Optical RotationNot Available
Spectroscopic UV DataNot Available
Densityd0 1.44DFC
Refractive IndexNot Available
Spectra
Spectra
EI-MS/GC-MSNot Available
MS/MSNot Available
NMRNot Available
ChemSpider ID7029
ChEMBL IDCHEMBL95681
KEGG Compound IDC01770
Pubchem Compound ID7302
Pubchem Substance IDNot Available
ChEBI ID42639
Phenol-Explorer IDNot Available
DrugBank IDDB04699
HMDB IDHMDB00549
CRC / DFC (Dictionary of Food Compounds) IDCXH55-B:CXH55-B
EAFUS ID1728
Dr. Duke IDGAMMA-BUTYROLACTONE
BIGG IDNot Available
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
HET IDGBL
Food Biomarker OntologyNot Available
VMH IDNot Available
Flavornet ID96-48-0
GoodScent IDrw1028441
SuperScent IDNot Available
Wikipedia ID4-Hydroxybutyric acid lactone
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
neurotoxic50910 A poison that interferes with the functions of the nervous system.CHEBI
EnzymesNot Available
PathwaysNot Available
MetabolismNot Available
BiosynthesisNot Available
Organoleptic Properties
Flavours
FlavorCitations
caramel
  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.
sweet
  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
creamy
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
oily
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
fatty
  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).