Synonyms: "4-methyl-2,4-bis(4-hydroxyphenyl)pent-1-ene", "4,4'-(4-methylpent-1-ene-2,4-diyl)diphenol", "4-methyl-2,4-bis(p-hydroxyphenyl)pent-1-ene", "2,4-bis(4-hydroxyphenyl)-4-methyl-1-pentene", "4-methyl-2,4-bis-(p-hydroxyphenyl)pent-1-ene".

Source: 4-Methyl-2,4-bis(p-hydroxyphenyl)pent-1-ene (MBP) is a metabolite of bisphenol A.


IUPAC Name: 4-[4-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-4-methylpent-1-en-2-yl]phenol
CAS Number: 13464-24-9
PubChem ID: 83494
Canonical SMILES: CC(C)(CC(=C)C1=CC=C(C=C1)O)C2=CC=C(C=C2)O

Structural Properties:

Molecular Formula: C18H20O2
Molecular Weight: 268.356

Pharmacophore Features:

Number of bond donors: 2
Number of bond acceptors: 2
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 20


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Ishibashi H, Watanabe N, Matsumura N, Hirano M, Nagao Y, Shiratsuchi H, Kohra S, Yoshihara S, Arizono K. 2005. Toxicity to early life stages and an estrogenic effect of a bisphenol A metabolite, 4-methyl-2,4-bis(4-hydroxyphenyl)pent-1-ene on the medaka (Oryzias latipes). Life Sci 77(21):2643-2655. DOI: 10.1016/j.lfs.2005.03.025. URL: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S002432050500528X?via%3Dihub.
Nagae M, Shiroyama K, Inoue M, Hara A, Takao Y, Kohra S, Ishibashi Y, Tominaga N, Yoshihara S, Arizono K. 2005. Estrogenic potency of a bisphenol A metabolite on vitellogenin synthesis in medaka, Oryzias latipes. Journal of Health Science 51(1):93-95. DOI: 10.1248/jhs.51.93. URL: https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/jhs/51/1/51_1_93/_article.
Okuda K, Takiguchi M, Yoshihara S. 2010. In vivo estrogenic potential of 4-methyl-2,4-bis(4-hydroxyphenyl)pent-1-ene, an active metabolite of bisphenol A, in uterus of ovariectomized rat. Toxicol Lett 197(1):7-11. DOI: 10.1016/j.toxlet.2010.04.017. URL: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378427410014694?via%3Dihub.
Yamaguchi A, Ishibashi H, Kohra S, Arizono K, Tominaga N. 2005. Short-term effects of endocrine-disrupting chemicals on the expression of estrogen-responsive genes in male medaka (Oryzias latipes). Aquat Toxicol 72(3):239-249. DOI: 10.1016/j.aquatox.2004.12.011. URL: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0166445X05000123.
Yoshihara S, Mizutare T, Makishima M, Suzuki N, Fujimoto N, Igarashi K, Ohta S. 2004. Potent estrogenic metabolites of bisphenol A and bisphenol B formed by rat liver S9 fraction: their structures and estrogenic potency. Toxicol Sci 78(1):50-59. DOI: 10.1093/toxsci/kfh047. URL: https://academic.oup.com/toxsci/article/78/1/50/1625641.

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