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Record Information
Version4.0
StatusExpected but not Quantified
Creation Date2012-09-11 19:55:47 UTC
Update Date2019-07-23 06:17:28 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB0034993
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • HMDB34993
Metabolite Identification
Common Name4-Methoxybenzyl formate
Description4-Methoxybenzyl formate is used extensively in food flavourin
Structure
Data?1563862648
Synonyms
ValueSource
4-Methoxybenzenemethyl formateHMDB
Anisyl alcohol, formateHMDB
Anisyl formateHMDB
Anisyl methanoateHMDB
Benzenemethanol, 4-methoxy-, 1-formateHMDB
Benzenemethanol, 4-methoxy-, formateHMDB
Benzyl alcohol, P-methoxy-, formateHMDB
Benzyl alcohol, P-methoxy-, formate (8ci)HMDB
FEMA 2101HMDB
P-Anisyl formateHMDB
P-Methoxybenzyl alcohol, formateHMDB
P-Methoxybenzyl formateHMDB
P-Methoxybenzyl methanoateHMDB
Chemical FormulaC9H10O3
Average Molecular Weight166.1739
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight166.062994186
IUPAC Name(4-methoxyphenyl)methyl formate
Traditional Name(4-methoxyphenyl)methyl formate
CAS Registry Number122-91-8
SMILES
COC1=CC=C(COC=O)C=C1
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C9H10O3/c1-11-9-4-2-8(3-5-9)6-12-7-10/h2-5,7H,6H2,1H3
InChI KeyXPDORSROGAZEGY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as benzyloxycarbonyls. These are organic compounds containing a carbonyl group substituted with a benzyloxyl group.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassBenzenoids
ClassBenzene and substituted derivatives
Sub ClassBenzyloxycarbonyls
Direct ParentBenzyloxycarbonyls
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Benzyloxycarbonyl
  • Phenoxy compound
  • Anisole
  • Methoxybenzene
  • Phenol ether
  • Alkyl aryl ether
  • Carboxylic acid ester
  • Carboxylic acid derivative
  • Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives
  • Ether
  • Organic oxygen compound
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Carbonyl group
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organic oxide
  • Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAromatic homomonocyclic compounds
External DescriptorsNot Available
Ontology
Disposition

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Role

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Physical Properties
StateNot Available
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting PointNot AvailableNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water SolubilityNot AvailableNot Available
LogPNot AvailableNot Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.51 g/LALOGPS
logP1.81ALOGPS
logP1.44ChemAxon
logS-2.5ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Basic)-4.8ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count2ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area35.53 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count4ChemAxon
Refractivity44 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability17.1 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings1ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash KeyView
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-00di-5900000000-f68b828805d0c2f3d9f5JSpectraViewer | MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-00di-5900000000-f68b828805d0c2f3d9f5JSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-00di-5900000000-1866beafe3c175931f8fJSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-014i-0900000000-6043969543b1484d743cJSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-014i-0900000000-4deee74ccd8020fddde9JSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-0a4i-7900000000-1cbb8bf05506323b20d2JSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-014i-0900000000-397f4bc91ac8a508cb3cJSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-014i-0900000000-257c52296452d3e57094JSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-0a6s-6900000000-86493b8530cac889e118JSpectraViewer | MoNA
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Cytoplasm
  • Extracellular
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 IDFDB013596
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID55013
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
BioCyc IDNot Available
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkNot Available
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound61054
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI IDNot Available
Food Biomarker OntologyNot Available
VMH IDNot Available
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Not Available
General References
  1. (). Yannai, Shmuel. (2004) Dictionary of food compounds with CD-ROM: Additives, flavors, and ingredients. Boca Raton: Chapman & Hall/CRC.. .