Chemical Component Summary

NameCAFFEIC ACID
Identifiers(E)-3-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)prop-2-enoic acid
FormulaC9 H8 O4
Molecular Weight180.16
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESOC(=O)\C=C\c1ccc(O)c(O)c1
InChIInChI=1S/C9H8O4/c10-7-3-1-6(5-8(7)11)2-4-9(12)13/h1-5,10-11H,(H,12,13)/b4-2+
InChIKeyQAIPRVGONGVQAS-DUXPYHPUSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count21
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count21
Aromatic Bond Count6

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB01880 
Name3,4-Dihydroxycinnamic Acid
Groups
  • experimental
  • investigational
Synonyms3,4-Dihydroxycinnamic Acid
Categories
  • Acids, Carbocyclic
  • Antioxidants
  • Cinnamates
  • Compounds used in a research, industrial, or household setting
  • Protective Agents
CAS number331-39-5

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Photoactive yellow proteinMEHVAFGSEDIENTLAKMDDGQLDGLAFGAIQLDGDGNILQYNAAEGDIT...unknown
Histidine ammonia-lyaseMLAMSPPKPAVELDRHIDLDQAHAVASGGARIVLAPPARDRCRASEARLG...unknown
Macrophage migration inhibitory factorMPMFIVNTNVPRASVPDGFLSELTQQLAQATGKPPQYIAVHVVPDQLMAF...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