Synonyms: "4-hydroxy-4'-chlorobenzophenone", "4-p-chlorobenzoylphenol", "(4-chlorophenyl)(4-hydroxyphenyl)methanone", "4-chlorophenyl 4-hydroxyphenyl ketone"

Source: 4-chloro-4'-hydroxybenzophenone is an intermediate compound, it is used as constituent in synthetic perfumes and for making pharmaceutical products.


IUPAC Name: (4-chlorophenyl)-(4-hydroxyphenyl)methanone
CAS Number: 42019-78-3
PubChem ID: 123504
Canonical SMILES: C1=CC(=CC=C1C(=O)C2=CC=C(C=C2)Cl)O

Structural Properties:

Molecular Formula: C13H9ClO2
Molecular Weight: 232,662

Pharmacophore Features:

Number of bond donors: 1
Number of bond acceptors: 2
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 16


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Schultz TW, Seward JR, Sinks GD. 2000. Estrogenicity of benzophenones evaluated with a recombinant yeast assay: comparison of experimental and rules-based predicted activity. Environ Toxicol Chem 19(2):301-304.
Schultz TW, Sinks GD, Cronin MTD. 2000. Effect of substituent size and dimensionality on potency of phenolic xenoestrogens evaluated with a recombinant yeast assay. Environ Toxicol Chem 19(11):2637-2642.

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