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trans-p-Coumaric Acid




Catalog No. : DI-T-13394
CAS Number : 501-98-4
Molecular Weight : 164.16
Molecular Formula : C9H8O3
Synonym : (2E)-(4-Hydroxyphenyl)-2-coumaric Acid;(E)-3-(4-hydroxyphenyl)acrylic acid
Application Notes : trans-p-Coumaric Acid is the E-isomer of p-Coumaric Acid , a hydroxy derivative of Cinnamic Acid with antioxidant properties. p-Coumaric acid is a is a major component of lignocellulose. Studies suggest that p-Coumaric Acid may reduce the risk of cancer by reducing the formation of carcinogenic nitrosamines.
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