Galangin Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Galangin Properties


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Galangin is a flavonol found in high concentrations in Alpinia officinarum. It is also found in the galangal rhizome and in propolis. It has been shown to slow the increase and growth of breast tumor cells.

Chemical Properties

CAS Number 548-83-4
Density 1.579 g/cm3
EINECS Number 208-960-4
IUPAC Name 3,5,7-Trihydroxy-2-phenylchromen-4-one
InChI 1S/C15H10O5/c16-9-6-10(17)12-11(7-9)20-15(14(19)13(12)18)8-4-2-1-3-5-8/h1-7,16-17,19H
Melting Point 214-215 °C
Molar Mass 270.24 g/mol
Molecular Formula C15H10O5
RTECS Number LK9275500
Synonyms Norizalpinin;3,5,7-Trihydroxyflavone;3,5,7-triOH-Flavone;4H-1-Benzopyran-4-one,3,5,7-trihydroxy-2-phenyl-;Galangin 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