Zingiberene

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Zingiberene
Zingiberene
Chemical name 5-(1,5-dimethyl-4-hexenyl)-
2-methyl-1,3-cyclohexadiene
Chemical formula C15H24
Molecular mass 204.35 g/mol
CAS number [495-60-3]
Density ? g/cm3
Melting point ? °C
Boiling point ? °C
SMILES CC1=CC[C@@]([C@@H](C)
CC/C=C(C)/C)([H])C=C1
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Zingiberene is a monocyclic sesquiterpene which is the predominant constituent of the oil of ginger (Zingiber officinale), from which it gets its name.

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