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Creation date2010-04-08 22:10:14 UTC
Update date2019-11-26 03:07:04 UTC
Primary IDFDB012558
Secondary Accession NumbersNot Available
Chemical Information
FooDB Name2-Furanmethanol
DescriptionIsolated from coffee aroma, tea, wheat bread, crispbread, soybean, cocoa, rice, potato chips and other sources. Flavouring ingredient. 2-Furanmethanol is found in many foods, some of which are sesame, pulses, white mustard, and potato.
CAS Number98-00-0
Structure
Thumb
Synonyms
SynonymSource
(2-Furyl)-methanolHMDB
(2-FURYL)-METHANOL (FURFURYLALCOHOL)biospider
(2-Furyl)methanolChEBI
α-furfuryl alcoholbiospider
α-furylcarbinolbiospider
2-(Hydroxymethyl)furandb_source
2-Furancarbinolbiospider
2-Furane-methanolChEBI
2-Furane-methanol (furfurol)biospider
2-furanemethanolbiospider
2-Furanmethanol (furfuryl alcohol)biospider
2-Furanmethanol, homopolymerbiospider
2-Furanylmethanolbiospider
2-Furfuryl alcoholbiospider
2-Furfurylalkoholbiospider
2-Furylcarbinolbiospider
2-Furylmethanolbiospider
2-Furylmethanol (acd/name 4.0)HMDB
2-Hydroxymethylfuranbiospider
2-hydroxymethylfuranebiospider
5-Hydroxymethylfuranbiospider
5-Hydroxymethylfuranalbiospider
a-FurylcarbinolGenerator
alpha -Furfuryl alcoholHMDB
alpha -FurylcarbinolHMDB
alpha-Furfuryl alcoholHMDB
alpha-Furylcarbinolbiospider
FEMA 2491db_source
furan-2-methanolbiospider
Furan-2-yl-methanolChEBI
Furan-2-ylmethanolHMDB
Furanmethanolbiospider
Furfural alcoholbiospider
Furfuralcoholbiospider
Furfuranolbiospider
Furfuryl alcoholbiospider
Furfuryl alcohol (furfurol)biospider
Furfuryl alcohol [UN2874] [Poison]biospider
Furfuryl alcohol, 8CIdb_source
Furfurylcarbbiospider
Furyl alcoholbiospider
Furylcarbinolbiospider
Furylcarbinol (van)biospider
Methanol, (2-furyl)-biospider
Qo furfuryl alcoholbiospider
α-furylcarbinolGenerator
Predicted PropertiesNot Available
Chemical FormulaC5H6O2
IUPAC name
InChI IdentifierInChI=1S/C5H6O2/c6-4-5-2-1-3-7-5/h1-3,6H,4H2
InChI KeyXPFVYQJUAUNWIW-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Isomeric SMILESOCC1=CC=CO1
Average Molecular Weight98.0999
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight98.036779436
Classification
ClassificationNot classified
Ontology
Disposition

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Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
PropertyValueReference
Physical stateLiquid
Physical DescriptionNot Available
Mass CompositionC 61.22%; H 6.16%; O 32.62%DFC
Melting Point-14.6 oC
Boiling PointBp10 68-69°DFC
Experimental Water Solubility1000 mg/mL at 25 oCMCKILLIP,WJ & SHERMAN,E (1978)
Experimental logP0.28HANSCH,C ET AL. (1995)
Experimental pKapKa 9.55DFC
Isoelectric pointNot Available
ChargeNot Available
Optical RotationNot Available
Spectroscopic UV DataNot Available
Densityd234 1.13DFC
Refractive Indexn23D 1.4852DFC
Spectra
Spectra
EI-MS/GC-MSNot Available
MS/MSNot Available
NMRNot Available
ChemSpider ID7083
ChEMBL IDCHEMBL308187
KEGG Compound IDC20441
Pubchem Compound ID7361
Pubchem Substance IDNot Available
ChEBI IDNot Available
Phenol-Explorer IDNot Available
DrugBank IDNot Available
HMDB IDHMDB13742
CRC / DFC (Dictionary of Food Compounds) IDHHX61-X:HHX61-X
EAFUS ID1417
Dr. Duke IDFURFURYL-ALCOHOL|FUFURYL-ALCOHOL
BIGG IDNot Available
KNApSAcK IDC00029456
HET IDNot Available
Food Biomarker OntologyNot Available
VMH IDNot Available
Flavornet ID98-00-0
GoodScent IDrw1013391
SuperScent IDNot Available
Wikipedia IDNot Available
Phenol-Explorer Metabolite IDNot Available
Duplicate IDS
Old DFC IDSNot Available
Associated Foods
FoodContent Range AverageReference
FoodReference
Biological Effects and Interactions
Health Effects / Bioactivities
DescriptorIDDefinitionReference
flavor48318 A substance, extract, or preparation for diffusing or imparting an agreeable or attractive smell.DUKE
EnzymesNot Available
PathwaysNot Available
MetabolismNot Available
BiosynthesisNot Available
Organoleptic Properties
Flavours
FlavorCitations
burnt
  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
alcoholic
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
chemical
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
musty
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
sweet
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
caramel
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
bread
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
coffee
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
bitter
  1. Ayana Wiener, Marina Shudler, Anat Levit, Masha Y. Niv. BitterDB: a database of bitter compounds. Nucleic Acids Res 2012, 40(Database issue):D413-419. DOI:10.1093/nar/gkr755
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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.