N-Feruloylserotonin
Names
Preferred IUPAC name
(2E)-N-[2-(5-Hydroxy-1H-indol-3-yl)ethyl]-3-(4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)prop-2-enamide
Other names
Moschamine
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
ChemSpider
UNII
  • InChI=1S/C20H20N2O4/c1-26-19-10-13(2-6-18(19)24)3-7-20(25)21-9-8-14-12-22-17-5-4-15(23)11-16(14)17/h2-7,10-12,22-24H,8-9H2,1H3,(H,21,25)/b7-3+
    Key: WGHKJYWENWLOMY-XVNBXDOJSA-N
  • COc1cc(ccc1O)/C=C/C(=O)NCCc2c[nH]c3c2cc(cc3)O
Properties
C20H20N2O4
Molar mass 352.390 g·mol−1
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Infobox references

N-Feruloylserotonin an alkaloid and polyphenol found in safflower seed. Chemically, it is an amide formed between serotonin and ferulic acid. It has in vitro anti-atherogenic activity.[1]

References

  1. ^ Takimoto, Tetsuya; Suzuki, Katsuya; Arisaka, Harumi; Murata, Takahisa; Ozaki, Hiroshi; Koyama, Naoto (2011). "Effect of N-(p-coumaroyl)serotonin and N-feruloylserotonin, major anti-atherogenic polyphenols in safflower seed, on vasodilation, proliferation and migration of vascular smooth muscle cells". Molecular Nutrition & Food Research. 55 (10): 1561. doi:10.1002/mnfr.201000545.