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Record Information
Version4.0
StatusExpected but not Quantified
Creation Date2012-09-11 19:16:58 UTC
Update Date2018-03-12 22:09:06 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB0034437
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • HMDB34437
Metabolite Identification
Common NameBiphenyl
DescriptionBiphenyl is found in alcoholic beverages. Fungistat, especially for citrus fruits. Biphenyl is used as food preservative and flavouring agent. Biphenyl is detected in bilberry, wine grape, carrot, peas, rum, potato, bell pepper, tomato, butter, milk, smoked fatty fish, cocoa, coffee, roast peanuts, olive, buckwheat and tamarind. Generally, the fruit packaging is impregnated with biphenyl, which evaporates into the air space surrounding the fruit. Some biphenyl is absorbed by the fruit skin
Structure
Thumb
Synonyms
ValueSource
1,1'-BiphenylChEBI
1,1'-DiphenylChEBI
e230ChEBI
PhenylbenzeneChEBI
1, 1'-DiphenylHMDB
1,1'-Biphenyl, 9ciHMDB
1,1'-Biphenyl, butenylatedHMDB
1,1-BiphenylHMDB
Aromatic hydrocarbons, biphenyl-richHMDB
BibenzeneHMDB
Biphenyl-ul-14CHMDB
BNLHMDB
Butenylated 1,1'-biphenylHMDB
Carolid alHMDB
DiphenylHMDB
Diphenyl, 14C-labeledHMDB
FEMA 3129HMDB
LemoneneHMDB
Phenador-XHMDB
PHPHHMDB
Tetrosin lyHMDB
XeneneHMDB
Chemical FormulaC12H10
Average Molecular Weight154.2078
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight154.07825032
IUPAC Namephenylbenzene
Traditional Namediphenyl
CAS Registry Number92-52-4
SMILES
C1=CC=C(C=C1)C1=CC=CC=C1
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C12H10/c1-3-7-11(8-4-1)12-9-5-2-6-10-12/h1-10H
InChI KeyZUOUZKKEUPVFJK-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as biphenyls and derivatives. These are organic compounds containing to benzene rings linked together by a C-C bond.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassBenzenoids
ClassBenzene and substituted derivatives
Sub ClassBiphenyls and derivatives
Direct ParentBiphenyls and derivatives
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Biphenyl
  • Aromatic hydrocarbon
  • Unsaturated hydrocarbon
  • Hydrocarbon
  • Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAromatic homomonocyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Ontology
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Physical Properties
StateSolid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting Point71 °CNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water Solubility0.0075 mg/mL at 25 °CNot Available
LogP4.01Not Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.015 g/LALOGPS
logP4.02ALOGPS
logP3.62ChemAxon
logS-4ALOGPS
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area0 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count1ChemAxon
Refractivity51.19 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability17.96 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings2ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash Key
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-8900000000-e5b4f289ac40ae7f058dView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-3900000000-11fa850b6e97cb680eddView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-2900000000-59a470228d72016ea76fView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-0900000000-01b08aa1cb97e4f8749aView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-1900000000-4ed186df67a09ce0650fView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-3900000000-b083707713188a3b56afView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-2900000000-931304319dd9f132e118View in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-6900000000-f9f4bb759b70237cae7bView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - CI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0a4i-0900000000-5043f3793673c0f94d67View in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - GC-EI-TOF (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-0900000000-77f5c79fcaa35c93a5b8View in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-8900000000-e5b4f289ac40ae7f058dView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-3900000000-11fa850b6e97cb680eddView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-2900000000-59a470228d72016ea76fView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-0900000000-01b08aa1cb97e4f8749aView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-1900000000-4ed186df67a09ce0650fView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-3900000000-b083707713188a3b56afView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-2900000000-931304319dd9f132e118View in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-6900000000-f9f4bb759b70237cae7bView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - CI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0a4i-0900000000-5043f3793673c0f94d67View in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - GC-EI-TOF (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-0900000000-77f5c79fcaa35c93a5b8View in MoNA
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-0udi-1900000000-56e5bf47be0405d6836bView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-0a4i-0900000000-edde0dcdd8d1f5866932View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-0a4i-0900000000-e45b080cc4494ae7ace3View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-0pdr-3900000000-eeea5f59ba3188214b77View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-0udi-0900000000-f405b638fff04b7f3ea6View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-0udi-0900000000-f405b638fff04b7f3ea6View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-0udi-0900000000-5347e97776fd82473263View in MoNA
MSMass Spectrum (Electron Ionization)splash10-0udi-3900000000-92b73f1f35424a0fd73dView in MoNA
1D NMR1H NMR SpectrumNot AvailableView in JSpectraViewer
1D NMR13C NMR SpectrumNot AvailableView in JSpectraViewer
1D NMR1H NMR SpectrumNot AvailableView in JSpectraViewer
1D NMR13C NMR SpectrumNot AvailableView in JSpectraViewer
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Membrane
Biospecimen LocationsNot Available
Tissue LocationsNot Available
Pathways
Normal Concentrations
Not Available
Abnormal Concentrations
Not Available
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease ReferencesNone
Associated OMIM IDsNone
DrugBank IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
FoodDB IDFDB012838
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID6828
KEGG Compound IDC06588
BioCyc IDBIPHENYL
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkBiphenyl
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound7095
PDB IDBNL
ChEBI ID17097
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Download (PDF)
General References
  1. Jia ZJ, Wu Y, Huang W, Zhang P, Clizbe LA, Goldman EA, Sinha U, Arfsten AE, Edwards ST, Alphonso M, Hutchaleelaha A, Scarborough RM, Zhu BY: 1-(2-Naphthyl)-1H-pyrazole-5-carboxylamides as potent factor Xa inhibitors. Part 2: A survey of P4 motifs. Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 2004 Mar 8;14(5):1221-7. [PubMed:14980670 ]
  2. Kosono S, Maeda M, Fuji F, Arai H, Kudo T: Three of the seven bphC genes of Rhodococcus erythropolis TA421, isolated from a termite ecosystem, are located on an indigenous plasmid associated with biphenyl degradation. Appl Environ Microbiol. 1997 Aug;63(8):3282-5. [PubMed:9251216 ]
  3. (). Yannai, Shmuel. (2004) Dictionary of food compounds with CD-ROM: Additives, flavors, and ingredients. Boca Raton: Chapman & Hall/CRC.. .