Chemical Component Summary

NameDIPHENYLMETHANONE
Identifiersdiphenylmethanone
FormulaC13 H10 O
Molecular Weight182.22
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESO=C(c1ccccc1)c2ccccc2
InChIInChI=1S/C13H10O/c14-13(11-7-3-1-4-8-11)12-9-5-2-6-10-12/h1-10H
InChIKeyRWCCWEUUXYIKHB-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count24
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count25
Aromatic Bond Count12

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB01878 
NameBenzophenone
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionBenzophenone is the organic compound. Substituted benzophenones such as oxybenzone and dioxybenzone are used in sunscreen.
Synonyms
  • α-oxodiphenylmethane
  • Benzoylbenzene
  • Diphenylmethanone
  • Diphenyl ketone
  • Benzophenone
Brand Names
  • Metasol
  • nanocare Moisturizing Sunscreen SPF 50
  • Moisturizing Sunblock
  • Complexion Protection Moisturizer SPF
  • Sun Defense SPF 30
Categories
  • Benzene Derivatives
  • Dermatologicals
  • Ketones
  • Photosensitizing Agents
  • Radiation-Sensitizing Agents
CAS number119-61-9

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Estrogen receptor alphaMTMTLHTKASGMALLHQIQGNELEPLNRPQLKIPLERPLGEVYLDSSKPA...unknown
Estrogen receptor betaMDIKNSPSSLNSPSSYNCSQSILPLEHGSIYIPSSYVDSHHEYPAMTFYS...unknown
Drug Info/Drug Targets: DrugBank 3.0: a comprehensive resource for 'omics' research on drugs. Knox C, Law V, Jewison T, Liu P, Ly S, Frolkis A, Pon A, Banco K, Mak C, Neveu V, Djoumbou Y, Eisner R, Guo AC, Wishart DS. Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan; 39 (Database issue):D1035-41. | PMID:21059682