OBO ID: CHEBI:65819
Term Name: eckol Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 1-(3,5-dihydroxyphenoxy)-2,4,7,9-tetrahydroxydibenzo-1,4-dioxin
  • 4-(3,5-dihydroxyphenoxy)-dibenzo(b,e)(1,4)dioxin-1,3,6,8-tetrol
  • 4-(3,5-dihydroxyphenoxy)dibenzo-p-dioxin-1,3,6,8-tetrol
  • 4-(3,5-dihydroxyphenoxy)oxanthrene-1,3,6,8-tetrol
Definition: A phlorotannin that is oxanthrene-1,3,6,8-tetrol substituted by a 3,5-dihydroxyphenoxy moiety at position 4. Isolated from the marine brown alga, Ecklonia cava, it exhibits antioxidant activity.
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Ontology: Chebi
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