Tetuin

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Tetuin
Tetuin.svg
IUPAC name 5,7-dihydroxy-2-phenyl-6-[(2S,3R,4S,5S,6R)-3,4,5-trihydroxy-6(hydroxymethyl)oxan-2-yl]oxychromen-4-one
Other names Baicalein 6-glucoside
Baicalein 6-O-glucoside
Identifiers
CAS number 28279-72-3
PubChem 5321896
SMILES C1=CC=C(C=C1)C2=CC(=O)C3=C(C(=C(C=C3O2)O)OC4C(C(C(C(O4)CO)O)O)O)O
Properties
Molecular formula C21H20O10
Molar mass 432.37 g/mol
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C, 100 kPa)

Tetuin is a flavone. It is a type of flavonoid. It is the 6-O-glucoside of baicalein. It can be isolated from the seeds of Oroxylum indicum, the Indian trumpetflower,[1] known as टेटु tetu in Marathi.

References[change | change source]

  1. Mehta C. R. and Mehta T. P., 1959 Journal of the Indian Chemical Society 36:468