OBO ID: CHEBI:65410
Term Name: anolignan A Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2-(2',4'-dihydroxybenzyl)-3-(3'',4''-methylenedioxybenzyl)- 1,3-butadiene
  • 4-[3-(1,3-benzodioxol-5-ylmethyl)-2-methylidenebut-3-en-1-yl]benzene-1,3-diol
Definition: A lignan that consists of buta-1,3-diene substituted by a 2,4-dihydroxybenzyl group at position 2 and a 1,3-benzodioxol-5-ylmethyl group at position 3. It is isolated from the ground stems of Anogeissus acuminata and exhibits anti-HIV activity by inhibiting HIV-1 reverse transcriptase enzyme.
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Ontology: Chebi
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