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Record Information
Version4.0
StatusExpected but not Quantified
Creation Date2012-09-11 20:49:58 UTC
Update Date2019-07-23 06:19:35 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB0035810
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • HMDB35810
Metabolite Identification
Common Namealpha-Selinene
Descriptionalpha-Selinene, also known as α-selinene or a-eudesmene, belongs to the class of organic compounds known as eudesmane, isoeudesmane or cycloeudesmane sesquiterpenoids. These are sesquiterpenoids with a structure based on the eudesmane skeleton. alpha-Selinene is possibly neutral.
Structure
Data?1563862775
Synonyms
ValueSource
a-SelineneGenerator
Α-selineneGenerator
(-)-alpha-SelineneHMDB
a-EudesmeneHMDB
Chemical FormulaC15H24
Average Molecular Weight204.3511
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight204.187800768
IUPAC Name4a,8-dimethyl-2-(prop-1-en-2-yl)-1,2,3,4,4a,5,6,8a-octahydronaphthalene
Traditional Name1,4a-dimethyl-7-(prop-1-en-2-yl)-4,5,6,7,8,8a-hexahydro-3H-naphthalene
CAS Registry NumberNot Available
SMILES
CC(=C)C1CCC2(C)CCC=C(C)C2C1
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C15H24/c1-11(2)13-7-9-15(4)8-5-6-12(3)14(15)10-13/h6,13-14H,1,5,7-10H2,2-4H3
InChI KeyOZQAPQSEYFAMCY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
Description belongs to the class of organic compounds known as eudesmane, isoeudesmane or cycloeudesmane sesquiterpenoids. These are sesquiterpenoids with a structure based on the eudesmane skeleton.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassLipids and lipid-like molecules
ClassPrenol lipids
Sub ClassSesquiterpenoids
Direct ParentEudesmane, isoeudesmane or cycloeudesmane sesquiterpenoids
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Eudesmane, isoeudesmane or cycloeudesmane sesquiterpenoid
  • Branched unsaturated hydrocarbon
  • Polycyclic hydrocarbon
  • Cyclic olefin
  • Unsaturated aliphatic hydrocarbon
  • Unsaturated hydrocarbon
  • Olefin
  • Hydrocarbon
  • Aliphatic homopolycyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAliphatic homopolycyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Ontology
Disposition

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Physical Properties
StateNot Available
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting PointNot AvailableNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water SolubilityNot AvailableNot Available
LogPNot AvailableNot Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.0024 g/LALOGPS
logP5.86ALOGPS
logP4.52ChemAxon
logS-4.9ALOGPS
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area0 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count1ChemAxon
Refractivity67.45 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability26.1 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings2ChemAxon
BioavailabilityYesChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleNoChemAxon
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash KeyView
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-0079-1900000000-0d828b57bcafc5c8e22dSpectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-0a4i-1490000000-99c4c088de8cdb07ed0bSpectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-0bti-3920000000-ce2cd21be1f6d336713bSpectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-00kr-6900000000-26c9f1233f35a6cd9d52Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-0udi-0090000000-30156bedd2c9d5337160Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-0udi-0190000000-e553d9690a218c6c55bcSpectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-000i-1910000000-484243871e6d2e353ab9Spectrum
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Extracellular
  • Membrane
Biospecimen LocationsNot Available
Tissue LocationsNot Available
Pathways
Normal Concentrations
Not Available
Abnormal Concentrations
Not Available
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease ReferencesNone
Associated OMIM IDsNone
DrugBank IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
FooDB IDFDB014567
KNApSAcK IDC00029672
Chemspider ID9718
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
BioCyc IDNot Available
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkSelinene
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound10123
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI ID59961
Food Biomarker OntologyNot Available
VMH IDNot Available
MarkerDB ID
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Not Available
General References
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