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(−)-Epicatechin

analytical standard

Synonym(s):
(−)-cis-3,3′,4′,5,7-Pentahydroxyflavane, (2R,3R)-2-(3,4-Dihydroxyphenyl)-3,4-dihydro-1(2H)-benzopyran-3,5,7-triol
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C15H14O6
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
290.27
Beilstein:
92760
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.24

Quality Level

grade

analytical standard

assay

≥97.0% (HPLC)

shelf life

limited shelf life, expiry date on the label

technique(s)

HPLC: suitable
gas chromatography (GC): suitable

mp

240 °C (dec.) (lit.)

application(s)

food and beverages

format

neat

shipped in

wet ice

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

O[C@@H]1Cc2c(O)cc(O)cc2O[C@@H]1c3ccc(O)c(O)c3

InChI

1S/C15H14O6/c16-8-4-11(18)9-6-13(20)15(21-14(9)5-8)7-1-2-10(17)12(19)3-7/h1-5,13,15-20H,6H2/t13-,15-/m1/s1

InChI key

PFTAWBLQPZVEMU-UKRRQHHQSA-N

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General description

(−)-Epicatechin is a monomeric catechin and a polyphenolic component, belonging to the class of flavan-3-ols. It is majorly found in apples, apple products and green tea.

Application

(−)-Epicatechin may be used as an analytical reference standard for the quantification of the analyte in green tea using high-performance liquid chromatography technique.
Refer to the product′s Certificate of Analysis for more information on a suitable instrument technique. Contact Technical Service for further support.

Packaging

Bottomless glass bottle. Contents are inside inserted fused cone.

Pictograms

Exclamation mark

Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Eye Irrit. 2 - Skin Irrit. 2 - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Respiratory system

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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More Documents

Quotes and Ordering

Analysis of catechins and condensed tannins by thermally assisted hydrolysis/methylation-GC/MS and by a novel two step methylation
Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 85(1-2), 54-65 (2009)
A method for fast determination of epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), epicatechin (EC), catechin (C) and caffeine (CAF) in green tea using HPLC
Saito.TS, et al.
Food Sci. Technol., 26(2), 394-400 (2006)
Recent Advances in Polyphenol Research, 26(2), 394-400 (2009)
Alice Cattivelli et al.
Foods (Basel, Switzerland), 10(5) (2021-06-03)
The impact of domestic cooking (baking, boiling, frying and grilling) and in vitro digestion on the stability and release of phenolic compounds from yellow-skinned (YSO) and red-skinned onions (RSO) have been evaluated. The mass spectrometry identification pointed out flavonols as
Andrej Živković et al.
Foods (Basel, Switzerland), 10(4) (2021-05-01)
The aim was to investigate the effects of the cold dehulling of buckwheat seeds on their germination, total phenolic content (TPC), antioxidant activity (AA) and phenolics composition. Cold dehulling had no negative effects on germination rate and resulted in faster

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