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Record Information
Version4.0
StatusExpected but not Quantified
Creation Date2012-09-11 22:26:05 UTC
Update Date2019-07-23 06:23:11 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB0037194
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • HMDB37194
Metabolite Identification
Common NameEthyl (±)-2-ethyl-3-phenylpropanoate
DescriptionEthyl (±)-2-ethyl-3-phenylpropanoate, also known as ethyl 2-benzylbutanoate or ethyl 2-ethylbenzenepropanoate, belongs to the class of organic compounds known as fatty acid esters. These are carboxylic ester derivatives of a fatty acid. Ethyl (±)-2-ethyl-3-phenylpropanoate is a very hydrophobic molecule, practically insoluble (in water), and relatively neutral.
Structure
Data?1563862991
Synonyms
ValueSource
Ethyl (±)-2-ethyl-3-phenylpropanoic acidGenerator
Benzenepropanoic acid, alpha-ethyl-, ethyl esterHMDB
Ethyl 2-benzylbutanoateHMDB
Ethyl 2-benzylbutyrateHMDB
Ethyl 2-ethyl-3-phenylpropanoateHMDB
Ethyl 2-ethylbenzenepropanoateHMDB
Ethyl 2-ethyldihydrocinnamateHMDB
Ethyl alpha-ethylbenzenepropanoateHMDB
Ethyl alpha-ethylhydrocinnamateHMDB
FEMA 3341HMDB
Hydrocinnamic acid, alpha-ethyl-, ethyl esterHMDB
Ethyl 2-ethyl-3-phenylpropanoic acidGenerator
Chemical FormulaC13H18O2
Average Molecular Weight206.2808
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight206.13067982
IUPAC Nameethyl 2-benzylbutanoate
Traditional Nameethyl 2-benzylbutanoate
CAS Registry Number2983-36-0
SMILES
CCOC(=O)C(CC)CC1=CC=CC=C1
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C13H18O2/c1-3-12(13(14)15-4-2)10-11-8-6-5-7-9-11/h5-9,12H,3-4,10H2,1-2H3
InChI KeyQDCUBAFTOOPBFR-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
  • Benzenoid
  • Monocyclic benzene moiety
  • Carboxylic acid ester
  • Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives
  • Carboxylic acid derivative
  • Organic oxygen compound
  • Organic oxide
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Carbonyl group
  • Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAromatic homomonocyclic compounds
External DescriptorsNot Available
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 Solubility0.033 g/LALOGPS
logP3.79ALOGPS
logP3.55ChemAxon
logS-3.8ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Basic)-7.1ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area26.3 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count6ChemAxon
Refractivity60.66 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability23.56 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings1ChemAxon
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, Positivesplash10-001i-4900000000-10595cb403906e6bde9aSpectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-0a4i-1690000000-cabf197b88d5a4794bf8Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-06tf-7920000000-55572803ae3590d60c57Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-0006-9200000000-85e4f5a22c2715fff2a1Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-0a4i-0490000000-91f6130c420c4c115161Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-0a4i-4930000000-b6de39e2953de8852ab4Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-003u-9800000000-593701aae7bffbbfea2dSpectrum
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Extracellular
  • Membrane
Biospecimen LocationsNot Available
Tissue LocationsNot Available
Pathways
Normal Concentrations
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Abnormal Concentrations
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Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease ReferencesNone
Associated OMIM IDsNone
DrugBank IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
FooDB IDFDB016196
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID56249
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
BioCyc IDNot Available
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkNot Available
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound62469
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI IDNot Available
Food Biomarker OntologyNot Available
VMH IDNot Available
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Not Available
General References
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