Chemical Component Summary

NameCATECHOL
Identifiersbenzene-1,2-diol
FormulaC6 H6 O2
Molecular Weight110.11
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESOc1ccccc1O
InChIInChI=1S/C6H6O2/c7-5-3-1-2-4-6(5)8/h1-4,7-8H
InChIKeyYCIMNLLNPGFGHC-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count14
Chiral Atom Count0
Chiral Atomsn/a
Bond Count14
Aromatic Bond Count6
Leaving Atomsn/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB02232 Different stereochemistry
Name1,2-Dihydroxybenzene
Groupsexperimental
Categories
  • Benzene Derivatives
  • Hydrocarbons
  • Hydrocarbons, Aromatic
  • Hydrocarbons, Cyclic
  • Organic Chemicals
CAS number120-80-9
Drug Info/Drug Targets: DrugBank 3.0: a comprehensive resource for 'omics' research on drugs. Knox C, Law V, Jewison T, Liu P, Ly S, Frolkis A, Pon A, Banco K, Mak C, Neveu V, Djoumbou Y, Eisner R, Guo AC, Wishart DS. Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan; 39 (Database issue):D1035-41. | PMID:21059682