1,2,4-Trimethoxybenzene is used as a reagent in the synthesis of barbigerone derivatives which can be used as antiproliferative and antiangiogenesis agents. Also used as a reagent in the synthesis of Malvone A (M161525) which is a phytoalexin found in Malva sylvestris.
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