Carnosic Acid

Catalogue number: C184180
Chemical name: Carnosic Acid
Synonyms: (4aR-trans)-1,3,4,9,10,10a-Hexahydro-5,6-dihydroxy-1,1-dimethyl-7-(1-methylethyl)4a(2H)-Phenanthrenecarboxylic Acid; 11,12-Dihydroxy-13-isopropyl-podocarpa-8,11,13-trien-17-oic Acid; Rosamox; RoseOx; Salvin;
CAS Number: 3650-09-7
Possible CAS #: NA
Molecular form.: C₂₀H₂₈O₄
Appearance: Off-White to Pale Yellow Solid
Melting Point: >186.0ºC (dec.)
Mol. Weight: 332.43
Storage: -20°C Freezer
Solubility: Chloroform, Methanol
Stability: No Data Available
Category: Pharmaceuticals, Intermediates & Fine Chemicals
Boiling Point: No Data Available
Applications: Carnosic Acid is a phenolic component of rosemary. It acts as a potent antioxdant and also has UV protective activity. Specifically protection for UV-A radiation and damage. Carnosic Acid also inhibits the free-radical chain reaction that leads to the oxidation of fats and oils, thereby stabilizing and increasing the shelf life of meats.
Dangerous Goods Info: NA
References: Frankel, E. et al.: J. Agri. Food Chem., 44, 131 (1996); Offord, E. et al.: Free Rad Biol. Med., 32, 1293 (2002); Chem. and Eng. News Feb. 10, 2014 p. 13
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