Coenzyme Q10 Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Coenzyme Q10 Properties

Coenzyme Q10

Coenzyme Q10-Molecule Struture
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Description

 

Coenzyme Q10 is essentially a vitamin or vitamin-like substance.It is a compound found naturally in the energy-producing center of the cell known as the mitochondria.It is involved in making an important molecule known as adenosine triphosphate.It boosts energy, enhances the immune system, and acts as an antioxidant.Coenzyme Q10 supplements may improve heart health and blood sugar and help manage high cholesterol and high blood pressure in individuals with diabetes.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Yellow-Orange Crystalline Powder
Boiling Point 869 °C
CAS Number 303-98-0 
Density 0.97 g/cm3
EINECS Number 206-147-9
IUPAC Name 2-[(2E,6E,10E,14E,18E,22E,26E,30E,34E)-3,7,11,15,19,23,27,31,35,39-Decamethyltetraconta-2,6,10,14,18,22,26,30,34,38-Decaenyl]-5, 6-Dimethoxy-3-Methylcyclohexa-2,5-Diene-1,4-Dione
InChI 1S/C59H90O4/c1-44(2)24-15-25-45(3)26-16-27-46(4)28-17-29-47(5)30-18-31-48(6)32-19-33-49(7)34-20-35-50(8)36-21-37-51(9)38-22-39-52(10)40-23-41-53(11)42-43-55-54(12)56(60)58(62-13)59(63-14)57(55)61/h24,26,28,30,32,34,36,38,40,42H,15-23,25,27,29,31,33,35,37,39,41,43H2,1-14H3/b45-26+,46-28+,47-30+,48-32+,49-34+,50-36+,51-38+,52-40+,53-42+
InChIKey ACTIUHUUMQJHFO-UPTCCGCDSA-N
Melting Point 49-51 °C
Molar Mass 863.34 g/mol
Molecular Formula C59H90O4
Related Compounds 1,4-Benzoquinone;Quinone;Plastoquinone
Synonyms Ubidecarenone;Terekol;Heartcin; Udekinon Emitolon;Ensorb;Ubiquinone 10; Ube-Q