ionone

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ionone

[′ī·ə‚nōn]
(organic chemistry)
C13H20O A colorless to light yellow liquid with a boiling point of 126-128°C at 12 mmHg (1600 pascals); soluble in alcohol, ether, and mineral oil; used in perfumery, flavoring, and vitamin A production. Also known as irisone.
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Apoptosis initiation of beta-ionone in SGC-7901 gastric carcinoma cancer cells via a PI3K-AKT pathway.
viridis were collected with an entomological net after being attracted to chemical baits of eugenol, eucalyptol, beta-ionone, methyl salicylate and benzyl benzoate; eugenol was the most attractive chemical, responsible for 46.2% of the E.
(6) The term 'vitamin A' is a generic label for beta-ionone derivatives other than provitamin A carotenoids.

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