OBO ID: CHEBI:65482
Term Name: benthophoenin Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 3,7-dibenzoyl-5-[(2E)-3,7-dimethylocta-2,6-dien-1-yl]-5,10-dihydrophenazine-1-carboxylic acid
Definition: A member of the class of phenazines that is 5,10-dihydrophenazine-1-carboxylic acid substituted by benzoyl groups at positions 3 and 7 and a geranyl moiety at position 5. It is isolated from the mycelium of Streptomyces prunicolor and acts as a free radical scavenger.
References:
  • Reaxys:22344588
Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available