Apigenin

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Apigenin
Apigenin
Chemical name 5,7-dihydroxy-2-
(4-hydroxyphenyl)-4H-
1-benzopyran-4-one
Chemical formula C15H10O5
Molecular mass 270.23 g/mol
CAS number [520-36-5]
Melting point 345-350 °C
SMILES OC1=C(C(C=C(C3=CC=C(O)
C=C3)O2)=O)C2=CC(O)=C1
Disclaimer and references

Apigenin is a flavone that is the aglycone of apiin, isolated from parsley and celery, and apigetrin. It is a yellow crystalline solid that has been used to dye wool.

References

  • Merck Index, 11th Edition, 763.


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