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Record Information
Version4.0
StatusExpected but not Quantified
Creation Date2012-09-11 23:35:04 UTC
Update Date2019-07-23 06:26:14 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB0038299
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • HMDB38299
Metabolite Identification
Common NameMethylthiomethyl butyrate
DescriptionMethylthiomethyl butyrate is a flavouring agent especially for seasonings.
Structure
Data?1563863174
Synonyms
ValueSource
(methylthio)Methyl butyrateHMDB
FEMA 3879HMDB
Methyl 2-methylthiobutyrateHMDB
Chemical FormulaC6H12O2S
Average Molecular Weight148.223
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight148.055800318
IUPAC Name(methylsulfanyl)methyl butanoate
Traditional Name(methylsulfanyl)methyl butanoate
CAS Registry Number74758-93-3
SMILES
CCCC(=O)OCSC
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C6H12O2S/c1-3-4-6(7)8-5-9-2/h3-5H2,1-2H3
InChI KeyPGAUNUCMBMQPFT-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as fatty acid esters. These are carboxylic ester derivatives of a fatty acid.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassLipids and lipid-like molecules
ClassFatty Acyls
Sub ClassFatty acid esters
Direct ParentFatty acid esters
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Fatty acid ester
  • Monothioacetal
  • Carboxylic acid ester
  • Sulfenyl compound
  • Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives
  • Carboxylic acid derivative
  • Organic oxygen compound
  • Organic oxide
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organosulfur compound
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Carbonyl group
  • Aliphatic acyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAliphatic acyclic compounds
External DescriptorsNot Available
Ontology
Disposition

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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 Solubility5.34 g/LALOGPS
logP1.52ALOGPS
logP1.77ChemAxon
logS-1.4ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Basic)-7.1ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area26.3 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count5ChemAxon
Refractivity38.71 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability16.03 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings0ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash KeyView
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-006x-9000000000-6643aa620c8d1dc01f56JSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-006t-8900000000-c1396b53a2410f6df2d2JSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-00di-9200000000-a8b09ac5c81fd57b3862JSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-0006-9000000000-67ee6f00e295da9dcfefJSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-0002-8900000000-b1504c9f83fc5c9f1aafJSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-0002-9200000000-fd24d89ddb9f6cdb550bJSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-014m-9000000000-c9f6d58d7dfa000e0f78JSpectraViewer | MoNA
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Cytoplasm
  • Extracellular
  • 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 IDFDB017628
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID2286047
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
BioCyc IDNot Available
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkNot Available
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound3018539
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI IDNot Available
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Not Available
General References
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  5. (). Yannai, Shmuel. (2004) Dictionary of food compounds with CD-ROM: Additives, flavors, and ingredients. Boca Raton: Chapman & Hall/CRC.. .
  6. Gunstone, Frank D., John L. Harwood, and Albert J. Dijkstra (2007). The lipid handbook with CD-ROM. CRC Press.