1. Metabolic Enzyme/Protease
  2. Tyrosinase
  3. Benzylacetone

Benzylacetone (Synonyms: 4-Penylbutan-2-one)

Cat. No.: HY-W015616
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Benzylacetone is an aromatic compound from agarwood. Benzylacetone exhibits potent and reversible antityrosinase (mushroom) activity, with IC50s of 2.8 mM and 0.6 mM for monophenolase and diphenolase, respectively. Benzylacetone has appetite-enhancing and locomotor-reducing effects.

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Benzylacetone Chemical Structure

Benzylacetone Chemical Structure

CAS No. : 2550-26-7

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Description

Benzylacetone is an aromatic compound from agarwood[1]. Benzylacetone exhibits potent and reversible antityrosinase (mushroom) activity, with IC50s of 2.8 mM and 0.6 mM for monophenolase and diphenolase, respectively[2]. Benzylacetone has appetite-enhancing and locomotor-reducing effects[3].

IC50 & Target

IC50: 2.8 mM (monophenolase, tyrosinase mushroom), 0.6 mM (diphenolase, tyrosinase mushroom)[2]

Molecular Weight

148.21

Formula

C₁₀H₁₂O

CAS No.

2550-26-7

SMILES

CC(CCC1=CC=CC=C1)=O

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