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safrole

[′sa‚frōl]
(organic chemistry)
C3H5C6H3O2CH2 A toxic, water-insoluble, colorless oil that boils at 233°C; found in sassafras and camphorwood oils; used in medicine, perfumes, insecticides, and soaps, and as a chemical intermediate.
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camphora are camphor, linalool, borneol, camphene, dipentene, terpineol, safrole, and cineole.
Chemical structures of the trans-Z-a-bisabolene epoxide (A) and Safrole (B) isolated from the immature and mature fruit of P.
(1) Essential oil (15%), comprising [alpha]-pinene, pinene, [alpha]-terpinene, [beta]-terpinene, myristicin, elemicin (Figure 13(b)), and safrole (Figure 13(c))
hispidinervum were identified as dillapiole (76%) and safrole (91.4%), respectively.
This method allowed the identification of new designer drugs, which come from the use of safrole as a precursor for the synthesis.
The genotoxic capacity of various phenolic compounds such as eugenol, isoeugenol and safrole has been evaluated by using the wing spot test of Drosophila melanogaster (common fruit-fly).
The Taiwan Ministry of Economic Affairs Industrial Development Bureau imposes strict reporting requirements in tracking the production, distribution, sale, storage, and export/import of precursor chemicals such as acetic anhydride, piperonal, safrole, piperidine, hydrogen chloride, and potassium permanganate.
A., Design and synthesis of 3, 4methylenedioxy-6-nitrophenoxy- acetylhydrazone derivatives obtained from natural safrole: new lead-agents with analgesic and antipyretic properties.
[sup.32]P-postlabeling assay in mice of transplacental DNA damage induced by the environmental carcinogens safrole, 4-aminobiphenyl, and benzo(a) pyrene.
Asarum has been generally used to treat common cold, migraine, and bronchitis, and its main effective components are the essential oils methyleugenol, a-pinene, and safrole [26, 27].
Elevated expression of NF-kappaB in oral submucous fibrosis--evidence for NF-kappaB induction by safrole in human buccal mucosal fibroblasts.
5.4: Miscellaneous compounds classified as non-genotoxic hepatocarcinogens * by IARC Classification of carcinogenesis CAS no Name IARC source IARC Dir 67/548/EEC 94-59-7 Safrole (Vainio, 1992) 2B Carc Cat 2-R45 Mut Cat 3-R68 62-55-5 Thioacetamide (Vainio, 1992) 2B Carc Cat 2 R45 51-79-6 Urethane (Vainio, 1992) 2A Carc Cat 2 R45 111-42-2 Diethanolamine (IARC, 2013) 2B Carc NC 1746-01-6.