OBO ID: CHEBI:79078
Term Name: aspalathin Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (1S)-1,5-anhydro-1-{3-[3-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)propanoyl]-2,4,6-trihydroxyphenyl}-D-glucitol
  • 1-(3-C-beta-D-glucopyranosyl-2,4,6-trihydroxyphenyl)-3-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-1-propanone
  • 3-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-1-(3-beta-D-glucopyranosyl-2,4,6-trihydroxyphenyl)-1-propanone
  • 3-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-3'-beta-D-glucopyranosyl-2',4',6'-trihydroxypropiophenone
Definition: A member of the class of dihydrochalcones that is the 2-C-beta-D-glucopyranide of phloroglucinol and which is substituted at position 4 by a 3-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)propanoyl group. A metabolite of red bush, Aspalathus linearis (and present in the herbal tea made from the leaves), aspalathin exhibits significant hypoglycemic activity.
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Ontology: Chebi
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