anisic acid


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anisic acid

[ə′nis·ik ′as·əd]
(organic chemistry)
CH3OC6H4COOH White crystals or powder with a melting point of 184°C; soluble in alcohol and ether; used in medicine and as an insect repellent and ovicide.
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Other substances found in anise oil are anisaldehyde dianethole anisketone anisic acid p-methoxy acetophenone -himachalene and cis-anethole.
Aspirin or acetylsalicylic acid (PubChem CID: 2244) were purchased from Sigma; Danshensu (PubChem CID: 439435) and Salvianolic acid B (PubChem CID: 6441188) were ordered from Xi'an Helin Biological Engineering Co., Ltd (Xi'an, China); Salicylic acid (PubChem CID: 338), Ferulic acid (PubChem CID: 445858), Caffeic acid (PubChem CID: 689043), Protocatechuic acid (PubChem CID: 72), Anisic acid (PubChem CID: 7478), Gallic acid (PubChem CID: 370), Vanillic acid (PubChem CID: 8468), Syringic acid (PubChem CID: 10742), Cinnamic acid (PubChem CID: 444539), Isoferulic acid (PubChem CID: 736186), and Rosmarinic acid (PubChem CID: 5281792) were ordered from the National Institute for the Control of Pharmaceutical and Biological Products (Beijing, China).
The tested compounds were purchased from Sigma-Aldrich, Czech Republic (anisic acid, apigenin, caffeic acid, catechin, cinnamic acid, coumaric acid, cyanidin-chlorid, delphinidin-chlorid, 3,4-dihydroxybenzoic acid, epicatechin, ferulic acid, gallic acid, kaempferol, luteolin, m-hydroxybenzoic acid, p-hydroxybenzoic acid, piceatannol, quercetin-dihydro, resveratrol, salicylic acid, syringic acid, tyrosol, luteolin-7-glucosid, myricetin, naringenin, sinapinic acid, and vanillic acid); HWI Analytik, Germany (chlorogenic acid); Roth, Germany (rutin); and Polyphenols Laboratories AS, Norway (delphinidin 3-O-[beta]-glucopyranoside, malvinidin 3-O-[beta]-glucopyranoside, peonidin 3-O-[beta]-glucopyranoside, and petunidin 3-O-[beta]-glucopyranoside).