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Record Information
Version4.0
StatusDetected but not Quantified
Creation Date2012-05-18 14:35:48 UTC
Update Date2019-07-23 05:59:20 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB0013742
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • HMDB0034245
  • HMDB13742
  • HMDB34245
Metabolite Identification
Common Name2-Furanmethanol
Description2-Furanmethanol is found in arabica coffee. 2-Furanmethanol is isolated from coffee aroma, tea, wheat bread, crispbread, soybean, cocoa, rice, potato chips, and other sources. 2-Furanmethanol is a flavouring ingredient.
Structure
Data?1563861560
Synonyms
ValueSource
(2-Furyl)methanolChEBI
2-FurancarbinolChEBI
2-Furane-methanolChEBI
2-FuranmethanolChEBI
2-FuranylmethanolChEBI
2-Furfuryl alcoholChEBI
2-FurylcarbinolChEBI
2-FurylmethanolChEBI
2-HydroxymethylfuranChEBI
2-HydroxymethylfuraneChEBI
5-HydroxymethylfuranChEBI
alpha-FurylcarbinolChEBI
Furan-2-yl-methanolChEBI
Furfural alcoholChEBI
FurfuranolChEBI
FurylcarbinolChEBI
a-FurylcarbinolGenerator
α-furylcarbinolGenerator
(2-Furyl)-methanolHMDB
(2-FURYL)-methanol (furfurylalcohol)HMDB
2-(Hydroxymethyl)furanHMDB
2-Furane-methanol (furfurol)HMDB
2-FuranemethanolHMDB
2-Furanmethanol (furfuryl alcohol)HMDB
2-Furanmethanol, homopolymerHMDB
2-FurfurylalkoholHMDB
2-Furylmethanol (acd/name 4.0)HMDB
alpha -Furfuryl alcoholHMDB
alpha -FurylcarbinolHMDB
alpha-Furfuryl alcoholHMDB
FEMA 2491HMDB
Furan-2-methanolHMDB
Furan-2-ylmethanolHMDB
FuranmethanolHMDB
FurfuralcoholHMDB
FurfurolHMDB
Furfuryl alcohol (furfurol)HMDB
Furfuryl alcohol, 8ciHMDB
FurfurylcarbHMDB
Furyl alcoholHMDB
qo Furfuryl alcoholHMDB
Chemical FormulaC5H6O2
Average Molecular Weight98.0999
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight98.036779436
IUPAC Namefuran-2-ylmethanol
Traditional Namefurfuryl alcohol
CAS Registry Number98-00-0
SMILES
OCC1=CC=CO1
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C5H6O2/c6-4-5-2-1-3-7-5/h1-3,6H,4H2
InChI KeyXPFVYQJUAUNWIW-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as heteroaromatic compounds. These are compounds containing an aromatic ring where a carbon atom is linked to an hetero atom.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassOrganoheterocyclic compounds
ClassHeteroaromatic compounds
Sub ClassNot Available
Direct ParentHeteroaromatic compounds
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Heteroaromatic compound
  • Furan
  • Oxacycle
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Aromatic alcohol
  • Primary alcohol
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Alcohol
  • Aromatic heteromonocyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAromatic heteromonocyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Ontology
Disposition

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Physical Properties
StateLiquid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting Point-31 °CNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water Solubility1000 mg/mL at 25 °CNot Available
LogP0.28Not Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility34.3 g/LALOGPS
logP0.25ALOGPS
logP0.27ChemAxon
logS-0.46ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)13.75ChemAxon
pKa (Strongest Basic)-3.3ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count1ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area33.37 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count1ChemAxon
Refractivity25.26 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability9.76 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings1ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash KeyView
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - CI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-001i-9000000000-fc71fe7245665e4e9c66JSpectraViewer | MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0005-9000000000-988efdbadbf9a5d447f9JSpectraViewer | MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0005-9000000000-2210e7bfe012e42016acJSpectraViewer | MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - CI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-001i-9000000000-fc71fe7245665e4e9c66JSpectraViewer | MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0005-9000000000-988efdbadbf9a5d447f9JSpectraViewer | MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0005-9000000000-2210e7bfe012e42016acJSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-001j-9000000000-09522422889589cf112dJSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (1 TMS) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-00e9-9200000000-c0c10bd6a2c24136df55JSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-0002-9000000000-966358558eaae668e88aJSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-0002-9000000000-da21b5d4988f03bdeacdJSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-014i-9000000000-1191f3f203a409ee81bcJSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-0002-9000000000-a61ce09c0b719f0f10e0JSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-00kb-9000000000-4782bcb08b95aa3d3151JSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-014i-9000000000-9b5f8df859f92b7bd1c2JSpectraViewer | MoNA
MSMass Spectrum (Electron Ionization)splash10-0f6w-9000000000-b50557cdec16d857ea5cJSpectraViewer | MoNA
1D NMR1H NMR SpectrumNot AvailableJSpectraViewer
1D NMR13C NMR SpectrumNot AvailableJSpectraViewer
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Cytoplasm
  • Extracellular
Biospecimen Locations
  • Urine
Tissue LocationsNot Available
Pathways
Normal Concentrations
BiospecimenStatusValueAgeSexConditionReferenceDetails
UrineDetected but not Quantified Not AvailableBothNormal details
Abnormal Concentrations
BiospecimenStatusValueAgeSexConditionReferenceDetails
UrineDetected but not Quantified Not AvailableBothBreast cancer details
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease References
Perillyl alcohol administration for cancer treatment
  1. Silva CL, Passos M, Camara JS: Solid phase microextraction, mass spectrometry and metabolomic approaches for detection of potential urinary cancer biomarkers--a powerful strategy for breast cancer diagnosis. Talanta. 2012 Jan 30;89:360-8. doi: 10.1016/j.talanta.2011.12.041. Epub 2011 Dec 22. [PubMed:22284503 ]
Associated OMIM IDsNone
DrugBank IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
FoodDB IDFDB012558
KNApSAcK IDC00029456
Chemspider ID7083
KEGG Compound IDC20441
BioCyc IDCPD-14102
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkFurfuryl alcohol
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound7361
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI ID207496
Food Biomarker OntologyNot Available
VMH IDNot Available
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Download (PDF)
General ReferencesNot Available