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Record Information
Version3.6
Creation Date2012-09-11 17:33:07 UTC
Update Date2016-02-11 01:44:31 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB29865
Secondary Accession NumbersNone
Metabolite Identification
Common NameUmbelliferone
DescriptionUmbelliferone is found in anise. Umbelliferone occurs widely in plants including Angelica species Phytoalexin of infected sweet potato Umbelliferone belongs to the family of Coumarins and Derivatives. These are polycyclic aromatic compounds containing a 1-benzopyran moiety with a ketone group at the C2 carbon atom (1-benzopyran-2-one).
Structure
Thumb
Synonyms
ValueSource
7-Hydroxy-2H-1-benzopyran-2-oneChEBI
7-HydroxycoumarinChEBI
beta-UmbelliferoneChEBI
HydranginChEBI
SkimmetinChEBI
b-UmbelliferoneGenerator
β-umbelliferoneGenerator
7-Hydroxy-2H-chromen-2-oneHMDB
7-Hydroxy-coumarinHMDB
7-Hydroxycoumarin sulfateHMDB
7-Hydroxycoumarin sulphateHMDB
7-Hydroxycoumarin, 14C-labeledHMDB
7-OxycoumarinHMDB
beta -UmbelliferoneHMDB
HydrangineHMDB
SkimmetineHMDB
UmbelliferonHMDB
Umbelliferone (hydrangin, skimmetin)HMDB
Chemical FormulaC9H6O3
Average Molecular Weight162.1421
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight162.031694058
IUPAC Name7-hydroxy-2H-chromen-2-one
Traditional Nameumbelliferone
CAS Registry Number93-35-6
SMILES
OC1=CC2=C(C=C1)C=CC(=O)O2
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C9H6O3/c10-7-3-1-6-2-4-9(11)12-8(6)5-7/h1-5,10H
InChI KeyInChIKey=ORHBXUUXSCNDEV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as 7-hydroxycoumarins. These are coumarins that contain one or more hydroxyl groups attached to the C7 position the coumarin skeleton.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassPhenylpropanoids and polyketides
ClassCoumarins and derivatives
Sub ClassHydroxycoumarins
Direct Parent7-hydroxycoumarins
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • 7-hydroxycoumarin
  • 1-benzopyran
  • Benzopyran
  • Pyranone
  • Benzenoid
  • Pyran
  • Heteroaromatic compound
  • Lactone
  • Oxacycle
  • Organoheterocyclic compound
  • Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Aromatic heteropolycyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAromatic heteropolycyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Ontology
StatusDetected and Quantified
Origin
  • Endogenous
  • Food
BiofunctionNot Available
Application
  • Nutrient
Cellular locations
  • Cytoplasm
  • Extracellular
Physical Properties
StateNot Available
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting Point230 - 232 °CNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water SolubilityNot AvailableNot Available
LogPNot AvailableNot Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility4.38 mg/mLALOGPS
logP1.85ALOGPS
logP1.48ChemAxon
logS-1.6ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)7.84ChemAxon
pKa (Strongest Basic)-6.9ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count2ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count1ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area46.53 Å2ChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count0ChemAxon
Refractivity43.53 m3·mol-1ChemAxon
Polarizability15.37 Å3ChemAxon
Number of Rings2ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash Key
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, PositiveNot Available
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, PositiveNot Available
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, PositiveNot Available
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, NegativeNot Available
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, NegativeNot Available
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, NegativeNot Available
MSMass Spectrum (Electron Ionization)splash10-03e9-6900000000-0be270410ca1ed2de531View in MoNA
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Cytoplasm
  • Extracellular
Biofluid Locations
  • Blood
  • Urine
Tissue LocationNot Available
PathwaysNot Available
Normal Concentrations
BiofluidStatusValueAgeSexConditionReferenceDetails
BloodExpected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableNot AvailableNot Available
Normal
  • Not Applicable
details
UrineDetected and Quantified0.13 umol/mmol creatinineAdult (>18 years old)BothNormal details
Abnormal Concentrations
Not Available
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease ReferencesNone
Associated OMIM IDsNone
DrugBank IDNot Available
DrugBank Metabolite IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound ID641
Phenol Explorer Metabolite IDNot Available
FoodDB IDFDB001094
KNApSAcK IDC00002503
Chemspider ID4444774
KEGG Compound IDC09315
BioCyc IDNot Available
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkUmbelliferone
NuGOwiki LinkHMDB29865
Metagene LinkHMDB29865
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound5281426
PDB ID07L
ChEBI ID27510
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Not Available
General References
  1. Gok E: Investigation of binding properties of umbelliferone (7hydroxycoumarin) to lysozyme. J Fluoresc. 2013 Mar;23(2):333-8. doi: 10.1007/s10895-012-1151-0. Epub 2012 Dec 8. [23224618 ]
  2. Yannai, Shmuel. (2004) Dictionary of food compounds with CD-ROM: Additives, flavors, and ingredients. Boca Raton: Chapman & Hall/CRC.