Apiforol

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Apiforol
Chemical structure of Apiforol.
Names
IUPAC name
(2S)-2-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-3,4-dihydro-2H-chromene-4,5,7-triol
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
ChEBI
ChemSpider
Properties
C15H14O5
Molar mass 274.26 g/mol
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Apiforol is a chemical compound belonging to the flavan-4ol class of flavonoids.

Metabolism[edit]

(2S)-flavan-4-ol:NADP+ 4-oxidoreductase (flavanone 4-reductase[1]) is an enzyme transforming Naringenin into apiforol.[2] This enzyme can be found in Columnea hybrida, in Malus domestica, in Pyrus communis, in Sinningia cardinalis, and in Zea mays.[1]

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