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Record Information
Version4.0
StatusExpected but not Quantified
Creation Date2012-09-12 00:15:18 UTC
Update Date2019-07-23 06:27:59 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB0038907
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • HMDB38907
Metabolite Identification
Common Name3-Methylbutyl decanoate
Description3-Methylbutyl decanoate, also known as iso-amyl N-decanoate or isoamyl caprate, belongs to the class of organic compounds known as fatty acid esters. These are carboxylic ester derivatives of a fatty acid. 3-Methylbutyl decanoate is a very hydrophobic molecule, practically insoluble (in water), and relatively neutral.
Structure
Data?1563863279
Synonyms
ValueSource
3-Methylbutyl decanoic acidGenerator
3-Methylbuthyl ester pentadecanoic acidHMDB
Decanoic acid, 3-methylbutyl esterHMDB
Iso-amyl N-decanoateHMDB
Isoamyl caprateHMDB
Isoamyl decanoateHMDB
Isopentyl decanoateHMDB
Pentadecanoic acid, 3-methylbutyl esterHMDB
Chemical FormulaC15H30O2
Average Molecular Weight242.3975
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight242.224580204
IUPAC Name3-methylbutyl decanoate
Traditional Name3-methylbutyl decanoate
CAS Registry Number2306-91-4
SMILES
CCCCCCCCCC(=O)OCCC(C)C
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C15H30O2/c1-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-15(16)17-13-12-14(2)3/h14H,4-13H2,1-3H3
InChI KeyXDOGFYDZGUDBQY-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 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 Solubility0.00058 g/LALOGPS
logP5.87ALOGPS
logP5.35ChemAxon
logS-5.6ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Basic)-7ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area26.3 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count12ChemAxon
Refractivity72.67 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability31.81 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings0ChemAxon
BioavailabilityNoChemAxon
Rule of FiveNoChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleNoChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleNoChemAxon
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash KeyView
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-00di-9000000000-8e85dfbed007816b0393Spectrum
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - CI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0006-0290000000-318165704bcbc44f298cSpectrum
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-00di-9000000000-587d40b1493d6deab483Spectrum
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-00di-9000000000-8e85dfbed007816b0393Spectrum
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - CI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-0006-0290000000-318165704bcbc44f298cSpectrum
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-00di-9000000000-587d40b1493d6deab483Spectrum
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-05i0-9500000000-77523a2c3ee4d2bdb556Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-0006-4590000000-34cc667b49fdc4caec20Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-00di-9510000000-ab0a942d7cf842fa83c4Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-0abc-9100000000-210941c709bca9b87f85Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-0f6x-3890000000-139700a36e656eff8c01Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-0fk9-2910000000-ebd93a16d51c42c4da6dSpectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-0pbc-9600000000-21b5c511be9fbaf684eaSpectrum
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 IDFDB018371
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID67858
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
BioCyc IDNot Available
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkNot Available
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound75320
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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