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Record Information
Version4.0
StatusDetected but not Quantified
Creation Date2012-09-11 17:40:19 UTC
Update Date2019-07-23 06:07:48 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB0030998
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • HMDB30998
Metabolite Identification
Common NameEthyl decanoate
DescriptionEthyl decanoate, also known as ethyl caprate or ethyl capric acid, belongs to the class of organic compounds known as fatty acid esters. These are carboxylic ester derivatives of a fatty acid. Ethyl decanoate is a very hydrophobic molecule, practically insoluble (in water), and relatively neutral.
Structure
Data?1563862068
Synonyms
ValueSource
Capric acid ethyl esterChEBI
Decanoic acid ethyl esterChEBI
Ethyl caprateChEBI
Caprate ethyl esterGenerator
Decanoate ethyl esterGenerator
Ethyl capric acidGenerator
Ethyl decanoic acidGenerator
Capric acid, ethyl esterHMDB
Decanoic acid, ethyl esterHMDB
Ethyl caprinateHMDB
Ethyl decylateHMDB
Ethyl ester OF decanoic acidHMDB
Ethyl N-decanoateHMDB
FEMA 2432HMDB
N-Capric acid ethyl esterHMDB
Chemical FormulaC12H24O2
Average Molecular Weight200.3178
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight200.177630012
IUPAC Nameethyl decanoate
Traditional Nameethyl decanoate
CAS Registry Number110-38-3
SMILES
CCCCCCCCCC(=O)OCC
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C12H24O2/c1-3-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12(13)14-4-2/h3-11H2,1-2H3
InChI KeyRGXWDWUGBIJHDO-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
Description belongs to the class of organic compounds known as fatty acid esters. These are carboxylic ester derivatives of a fatty acid.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassLipids and lipid-like molecules
ClassFatty Acyls
Sub ClassFatty acid esters
Direct ParentFatty acid esters
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Fatty acid ester
  • Carboxylic acid ester
  • Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives
  • Carboxylic acid derivative
  • Organic oxygen compound
  • Organic oxide
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Carbonyl group
  • Aliphatic acyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAliphatic acyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Ontology
Disposition

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Physical Properties
StateLiquid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting Point-20 °CNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water Solubility0.016 mg/mL at 25 °CNot Available
LogPNot AvailableNot Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.0068 g/LALOGPS
logP5ALOGPS
logP4.09ChemAxon
logS-4.5ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Basic)-7ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area26.3 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count10ChemAxon
Refractivity59 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability25.7 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings0ChemAxon
BioavailabilityYesChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleNoChemAxon
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash KeyView
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-000i-9200000000-ccb786480bd2de37f0dcSpectrum
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - CI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-1290000000-37975ad9cde087e040dfSpectrum
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-000l-9100000000-7ac6d7b76bef37c40833Spectrum
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-000i-9200000000-ccb786480bd2de37f0dcSpectrum
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - CI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0udi-1290000000-37975ad9cde087e040dfSpectrum
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-000l-9100000000-7ac6d7b76bef37c40833Spectrum
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-004i-9600000000-5fe116b487c203d45d83Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-0udi-1790000000-cd620c14b4c3c091d225Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-0a4j-6910000000-a9e6d0864be8e38ef8f9Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-052f-9100000000-535125f79d8c72b6d5c1Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-0f6t-1900000000-70ce00775c92ca4d0160Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-0f6t-3900000000-ec1ba186e5d035a55365Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-0kbg-9400000000-02ea8fcb4cbc4786a674Spectrum
1D NMR1H NMR SpectrumNot AvailableSpectrum
1D NMR13C NMR SpectrumNot AvailableSpectrum
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Extracellular
  • Membrane
Biospecimen Locations
  • Feces
Tissue LocationsNot Available
Pathways
Normal Concentrations
BiospecimenStatusValueAgeSexConditionReferenceDetails
FecesDetected but not Quantified Newborn (0-30 days old)Both
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details
Abnormal Concentrations
Not Available
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease ReferencesNone
Associated OMIM IDsNone
DrugBank IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
FooDB IDFDB002986
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider IDNot Available
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
BioCyc IDNot Available
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkEthyl decanoate
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound8048
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI ID87430
Food Biomarker OntologyNot Available
VMH IDNot Available
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Not Available
General References
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