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Record Information
Version3.6
Creation Date2008-08-12 14:21:20 UTC
Update Date2016-02-11 01:07:58 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB06816
Secondary Accession NumbersNone
Metabolite Identification
Common Name3-Hexaprenyl-4-hydroxybenzoic acid
Description3-hexaprenyl-4-hydroxybenzoate is an intermediate in ubiquinone biosynthesis and is produced from 4-hydroxybenzoate by the enzyme 4-hydroxybenzoate hexaprenyltransferase.
Structure
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Synonyms
ValueSource
(all-e)-3-(3,7,11,15,19,23-Hexamethyl-2,6,10,14,18,22-tetracosahexaenyl)-4-hydroxybenzoic acidChEBI
all-trans-3-(3,7,11,15,19,23-Hexamethyl-2,6,10,14,18,22-tetracosahexaenyl)-4-hydroxybenzoic acidChEBI
(all-e)-3-(3,7,11,15,19,23-Hexamethyl-2,6,10,14,18,22-tetracosahexaenyl)-4-hydroxybenzoateGenerator
3-Hexaprenyl-4-hydroxybenzoateGenerator
all-trans-3-(3,7,11,15,19,23-Hexamethyl-2,6,10,14,18,22-tetracosahexaenyl)-4-hydroxybenzoateGenerator
3-(3,7,11,15,19,23-Hexamethyl-2,6,10,14,18,22-tetracosahexaenyl)-4-hydroxy-benzoateHMDB
3-(3,7,11,15,19,23-Hexamethyl-2,6,10,14,18,22-tetracosahexaenyl)-4-hydroxy-benzoic acidHMDB
Chemical FormulaC37H54O3
Average Molecular Weight546.8229
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight546.407295594
IUPAC Name3-[(2E,6E,10E,14E,18E)-3,7,11,15,19,23-hexamethyltetracosa-2,6,10,14,18,22-hexaen-1-yl]-4-hydroxybenzoic acid
Traditional Name3-hexaprenyl-4-hydroxybenzoate
CAS Registry Number65848-03-5
SMILES
CC(C)=CCC\C(C)=C\CC\C(C)=C\CC\C(C)=C\CC\C(C)=C\CC\C(C)=C\CC1=CC(=CC=C1O)C(O)=O
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C37H54O3/c1-28(2)13-8-14-29(3)15-9-16-30(4)17-10-18-31(5)19-11-20-32(6)21-12-22-33(7)23-24-34-27-35(37(39)40)25-26-36(34)38/h13,15,17,19,21,23,25-27,38H,8-12,14,16,18,20,22,24H2,1-7H3,(H,39,40)/b29-15+,30-17+,31-19+,32-21+,33-23+
InChI KeyInChIKey=LKMQQQABIGIHGL-LAAQXVIISA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as polyprenylphenols. These are compounds containing a polyisoprene chain attached to a phenol group.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassLipids and lipid-like molecules
ClassPrenol lipids
Sub ClassPolyprenylphenols
Direct ParentPolyprenylphenols
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Polyprenylphenol
  • Sesterterpenoid
  • Hydroxybenzoic acid
  • Benzoic acid
  • Benzoic acid or derivatives
  • Benzoyl
  • Phenol
  • Benzenoid
  • Monocyclic benzene moiety
  • Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives
  • Carboxylic acid
  • Carboxylic acid derivative
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Carbonyl group
  • Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAromatic homomonocyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Ontology
StatusExpected but not Quantified
Origin
  • Endogenous
  • Food
Biofunction
  • Cell signaling
  • Fuel and energy storage
  • Fuel or energy source
  • Membrane integrity/stability
Application
  • Nutrients
  • Stabilizers
  • Surfactants and Emulsifiers
Cellular locations
  • Extracellular
  • Membrane
Physical Properties
StateSolid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting PointNot AvailableNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water SolubilityNot AvailableNot Available
LogPNot AvailableNot Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.000357 mg/mLALOGPS
logP8.74ALOGPS
logP11.35ChemAxon
logS-6.2ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)4.35ChemAxon
pKa (Strongest Basic)-6.1ChemAxon
Physiological Charge-1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count3ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count2ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area57.53 Å2ChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count18ChemAxon
Refractivity178.55 m3·mol-1ChemAxon
Polarizability68.67 Å3ChemAxon
Number of Rings1ChemAxon
Bioavailability0ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
SpectraNot Available
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Extracellular
  • Membrane
Biofluid LocationsNot Available
Tissue LocationNot Available
Pathways
NameSMPDB LinkKEGG Link
Ubiquinone BiosynthesisSMP00065map00130
Normal Concentrations
Not Available
Abnormal Concentrations
Not Available
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease ReferencesNone
Associated OMIM IDsNone
DrugBank IDNot Available
DrugBank Metabolite IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Metabolite IDNot Available
FoodDB IDFDB024096
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID10128306
KEGG Compound IDC13425
BioCyc IDNot Available
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkNot Available
NuGOwiki LinkHMDB06816
Metagene LinkHMDB06816
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound11954011
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI ID31116
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Not Available
General ReferencesNot Available

Enzymes

General function:
Involved in prenyltransferase activity
Specific function:
Catalyzes the prenylation of para-hydroxybenzoate (PHB) with an all-trans polyprenyl group. Mediates the second step in the final reaction sequence of coenzyme Q (CoQ) biosynthesis, which is the condensation of the polyisoprenoid side chain with PHB.
Gene Name:
COQ2
Uniprot ID:
Q96H96
Molecular weight:
45593.67
Reactions
All-trans-hexaprenyl diphosphate + 4-Hydroxybenzoic acid → 3-Hexaprenyl-4-hydroxybenzoic acid + Pyrophosphatedetails