OBO ID: CHEBI:80830
Term Name: (E,E)-germacrone Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (3E,7E)-3,7-dimethyl-10-(1-methylethylidene)-3,7-cyclodecadien-1-one
  • (3E,7E)-3,7-dimethyl-10-(propan-2-ylidene)cyclodeca-3,7-dien-1-one
  • (E,E)-germacrone
  • germacron
  • germacrone
  • trans,trans-3,7-dimethyl-10-isopropylidene-3,7-cyclodecadien-1-one
Definition: A germacrane sesquiterpenoid that has formula C15H22O. It is a natural product found in traditional medicinal plants of the family Zingiberaceae. The compound exhibits a range of pharmacological activities including anti-inflammatory, anticancer, antiviral, anti-androgenic, antioxidant, antimicrobial, antifungal, neuroprotective and insecticidal activities.
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Ontology: Chebi
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