Retinol
CAS 68-26-8

Chemical structure of Retinol
  • Molecular Formula: C20H30O
  • Molecular Weight: 286.458 g/mol
Identifiers for Retinol
  • Cas Number: 68-26-8
  • EINECS Number: 200-683-7
  • MDL Number: MFCD00001552
  • InChIKey: FPIPGXGPPPQFEQ-OVSJKPMPBW
  • Smiles: CC(=C/CO)\C=C\C=C(C)\C=C\C1=C(C)CCCC1(C)C
Synthesis and properties of Retinol
Synthesis (Preparation) Reference(s) for Retinol: Tetrahedron, 51, p. 2435, 1995 DOI: 10.1016/0040-4020(94)01108-C
Synonym Chemical Name(s):
Retinol
68-26-8
Vitamin A
(2E,4E,6E,8E)-3,7-dimethyl-9-(2,6,6-trimethyl-1-cyclohexenyl)nona-2,4,6,8-tetraen-1-ol
(2E,4E,6E,8E)-3,7-dimethyl-9-(2,6,6-trimethyl-1-cyclohexenyl)-nona-2,4,6,8-tetraen-1-ol
(2E,4E,6E,8E)-3,7-dimethyl-9-(2,6,6-trimethylcyclohexen-1-yl)nona-2,4,6,8-tetraen-1-ol
(2E,4E,6E,8E)-3,7-diméthyl-9-(2,6,6-triméthylcyclohexen-1-yl)nona-2,4,6,8-tetraen-1-ol
(2E,4E,6E,8E)-3,7-ジメチル-9-(2,6,6-トリメチルシクロヘキセン-1-イル)ノナ-2,4,6,8
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Physical Properties:
Melting Point of Retinol: 61-63 ºC
Boiling Point of Retinol: 137-138 ºC
Density of Retinol: n/a
Refractive Index of Retinol: n/a
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