Eckol Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Eckol Properties


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Eckol is a phlorotannin isolated from brown algae Ecklonia species. The molecule possesses a dibenzo-p-dioxine skeleton and a phloroglucinol component. The molecule can also be viewed as a phloroglucinol trimer. It exhibits an anti-plasmin inhibitory effect and a radioprotective effect in mice.

Chemical Properties

CAS Number 88798-74-7
ChEBI 582814
IUPAC Name 4-(3,5-Dihydroxyphenoxy)dibenzo-p-dioxin-1,3,6,8-tetrol
InChI 1S/C18H12O9/c19-7-1-8(20)3-10(2-7)25-16-12(23)6-13(24)17-18(16)27-15-11(22)4-9(21)5-14(15)26-17/h1-6,19-24H
Molar Mass 372.28 g/mol
Molecular Formula C18H12O9
Synonyms Eckol;Dibenzo[b,e][1,4]dioxin-1,3,6,8-tetrol,4-(3,5-dihydroxyphenoxy)- uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X