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Identification
YMDB IDYMDB00440
Name2-hexaprenyl-6-methoxyphenol
SpeciesSaccharomyces cerevisiae
StrainBaker's yeast
Description2-Hexaprenyl-6-methoxyphenol is involved in the ubiquinone biosynthesis pathway.
Structure
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Synonyms
  • 2-Hexaprenyl-6-methoxyphenol
  • 2-Methoxy-6-(all-trans-hexaprenyl)phenol
CAS numberNot Available
WeightAverage: 532.8393
Monoisotopic: 532.428031036
InChI KeyWVPRAWNIVDFQBO-DUBIXASGSA-N
InChIInChI=1S/C37H56O2/c1-29(2)15-9-16-30(3)17-10-18-31(4)19-11-20-32(5)21-12-22-33(6)23-13-24-34(7)27-28-35-25-14-26-36(39-8)37(35)38/h14-15,17,19,21,23,25-27,38H,9-13,16,18,20,22,24,28H2,1-8H3/b30-17+,31-19+,32-21+,33-23+,34-27+
IUPAC Name2-[(2E,6E,10E,14E,18E)-3,7,11,15,19,23-hexamethyltetracosa-2,6,10,14,18,22-hexaen-1-yl]-6-methoxyphenol
Traditional IUPAC Name2-hexaprenyl-6-methoxyphenol
Chemical FormulaC37H56O2
SMILESCOC1=CC=CC(C\C=C(/C)CC\C=C(/C)CC\C=C(/C)CC\C=C(/C)CC\C=C(/C)CCC=C(C)C)=C1O
Chemical Taxonomy
Description belongs to the class of organic compounds known as 2-polyprenyl-6-methoxyphenols. 2-polyprenyl-6-methoxyphenols are compounds containing a polyisoprene chain attached at the 2-position of a 6-methoxyphenol group.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassLipids and lipid-like molecules
ClassPrenol lipids
Sub ClassPolyprenylphenols
Direct Parent2-polyprenyl-6-methoxyphenols
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • 2-polyprenyl-6-methoxyphenol
  • Sesterterpenoid
  • Methoxyphenol
  • Phenoxy compound
  • Anisole
  • Phenol ether
  • Methoxybenzene
  • Alkyl aryl ether
  • 1-hydroxy-4-unsubstituted benzenoid
  • Phenol
  • Monocyclic benzene moiety
  • Benzenoid
  • Ether
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Organic oxygen compound
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAromatic homomonocyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Physical Properties
StateSolid
Charge0
Melting pointNot Available
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Water SolubilityNot AvailablePhysProp
LogPNot AvailablePhysProp
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.00033 g/LALOGPS
logP9.13ALOGPS
logP11.54ChemAxon
logS-6.2ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)9.79ChemAxon
pKa (Strongest Basic)-4.9ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count2ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count1ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area29.46 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count18ChemAxon
Refractivity177.76 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability68.47 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings1ChemAxon
Bioavailability0ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • mitochondrion
Organoleptic PropertiesNot Available
SMPDB Pathways
Ubiquinone BiosynthesisPW002473 ThumbThumb?image type=greyscaleThumb?image type=simple
KEGG Pathways
Ubiquinone and other terpenoid-quinone biosynthesisec00130 Map00130
SMPDB Reactions
2-hexaprenyl-6-methoxyphenol + oxygen2-Hexaprenyl-6-methoxy-1,4-benzoquinone + water
KEGG Reactions
oxygen + 2-hexaprenyl-6-methoxyphenolwater + 2-Hexaprenyl-6-methoxy-1,4-benzoquinone
3-Hexaprenyl-4-hydroxy-5-methoxybenzoic acid + hydronCarbon dioxide + 2-hexaprenyl-6-methoxyphenol
Concentrations
Intracellular ConcentrationsNot Available
Extracellular ConcentrationsNot Available
Spectra
Spectra
References
References:
  • Herrgard, M. J., Swainston, N., Dobson, P., Dunn, W. B., Arga, K. Y., Arvas, M., Bluthgen, N., Borger, S., Costenoble, R., Heinemann, M., Hucka, M., Le Novere, N., Li, P., Liebermeister, W., Mo, M. L., Oliveira, A. P., Petranovic, D., Pettifer, S., Simeonidis, E., Smallbone, K., Spasic, I., Weichart, D., Brent, R., Broomhead, D. S., Westerhoff, H. V., Kirdar, B., Penttila, M., Klipp, E., Palsson, B. O., Sauer, U., Oliver, S. G., Mendes, P., Nielsen, J., Kell, D. B. (2008). "A consensus yeast metabolic network reconstruction obtained from a community approach to systems biology." Nat Biotechnol 26:1155-1160.18846089
  • Casey, J., Threlfall, D. R. (1978). "Synthesis of 5-demethoxyubiquinone-6 and ubiquinone-6 from 3-hexaprenyl-4-hydroxybenzoate in yeast mitochondria." FEBS Lett 85:249-253.620805
  • Marbois, B., Gin, P., Faull, K. F., Poon, W. W., Lee, P. T., Strahan, J., Shepherd, J. N., Clarke, C. F. (2005). "Coq3 and Coq4 define a polypeptide complex in yeast mitochondria for the biosynthesis of coenzyme Q." J Biol Chem 280:20231-20238.15792955
Synthesis Reference:Not Available
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CHEBI ID1109
HMDB IDHMDB06817
Pubchem Compound ID5280825
Kegg IDC05802
ChemSpider ID4444374
FOODB IDFDB024097
Wikipedia IDNot Available
BioCyc IDNot Available

Enzymes

General function:
Involved in ubiquinone biosynthetic process
Specific function:
Component of the coenzyme Q biosynthetic pathway. May play a role in organizing a multi-subunit COQ enzyme complex required for coenzyme Q biosynthesis. Required for steady-state levels of COQ3, COQ4, COQ6, COQ7 and COQ9 polypeptides
Gene Name:
COQ4
Uniprot ID:
O13525
Molecular weight:
38626.80078