3-(4-Hydroxyphenyl)-2-propenoic Acid Methyl Ester - CAS 3943-97-3

Methyl p-coumarate(Cat No.:R018829), also known as Methyl 4-hydroxycinnamate, is an ester derived from p-coumaric acid found in Trixis michuacana var longifolia flowers. It exhibits inhibitory effects on melanin formation in B16 mouse melanoma cells. Moreover, Methyl p-coumarate displays potent in vitro inhibitory activity against various pathogens, including Alternaria. This compound holds potential as a natural inhibitor of melanin synthesis and as an antimicrobial agent against pathogenic microorganisms.

Catalog Number: R018829

CAS Number: 3943-97-3

PubChem Substance ID:355105902

Molecular Formula: C10H10O3

Molecular Weight:178.18

Purity: ≥95%

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Synonym

Synonyms4-Hydroxycinnamic Acid Methyl Ester; Methyl 3-(4-Hydroxyphenyl)acrylate; Methyl 4-Coumarate; Methyl 4-Hydroxycinnamate; Methyl p-Coumarate; Methyl p-Hydroxycinnamate; NSC 154578; p-Coumaric Acid Methyl Ester; p-Hydroxycinnamic Acid Methyl Ester

Property

Molecular Formula: C10H10O3
Molecular Weight178.18
Purity≥95%
StorageRT

Computed Descriptor

IUPAC Namemethyl (E)-3-(4-hydroxyphenyl)prop-2-enoate
InChIInChI=1S/C10H10O3/c1-13-10(12)7-4-8-2-5-9(11)6-3-8/h2-7,11H,1H3/b7-4+
InChIKeyNITWSHWHQAQBAW-QPJJXVBHSA-N
SMILESCOC(=O)C=CC1=CC=C(C=C1)O