Chemical Component Summary

Name3-METHYL-1,6,8-TRIHYDROXYANTHRAQUINONE
SynonymsEMODIN
Identifiers1,3,8-trihydroxy-6-methyl-anthracene-9,10-dione
FormulaC15 H10 O5
Molecular Weight270.24
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESCc1cc(O)c2C(=O)c3c(O)cc(O)cc3C(=O)c2c1
InChIInChI=1S/C15H10O5/c1-6-2-8-12(10(17)3-6)15(20)13-9(14(8)19)4-7(16)5-11(13)18/h2-5,16-18H,1H3
InChIKeyRHMXXJGYXNZAPX-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count30
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count32
Aromatic Bond Count12

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB07715 
NameEmodin
Groupsinvestigational
DescriptionEmodin has been investigated for the treatment of Polycystic Kidney.
Synonyms
  • 1,3,8-trihydroxy-6-methyl-9,10-anthracenedione
  • 1,3,8-trihydroxy-6-methyl-9,10-anthraquinone
  • Emodin
  • Schuttgelb
Categories
  • Anthracenes
  • Anthraquinones
  • Biological Products
  • Cascara
  • Complex Mixtures
CAS number518-82-1

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Casein kinase II subunit alphaMSGPVPSRARVYTDVNTHRPREYWDYESHVVEWGNQDDYQLVRKLGRGKY...unknown
Putative ketoacyl reductaseMATQDSEVALVTGATSGIGLEIARRLGKEGLRVFVCARGEEGLRTTLKEL...unknown
3-hydroxyacyl-[acyl-carrier-protein] dehydratase FabZMEQSHQNLQSQFFIEHILQILPHRYPMLLVDRITELQANQKIVAYKNITF...unknown
Aryl hydrocarbon receptorMNSSSANITYASRKRRKPVQKTVKPIPAEGIKSNPSKRHRDRLNTELDRL...unknownagonist
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

Related Resource References

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PubChem3220
ChEBICHEBI:42223
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