Feruloylacetone as the model compound of half-curcumin: synthesis and antioxidant properties.

@article{Feng2011FeruloylacetoneAT,
  title={Feruloylacetone as the model compound of half-curcumin: synthesis and antioxidant properties.},
  author={Jian-Ying Feng and Zai-Qun Liu},
  journal={European journal of medicinal chemistry},
  year={2011},
  volume={46 4},
  pages={1198-206}
}
In order to clarify the contribution of phenolic and enolic hydroxyl group to the antioxidant capacity of feruloylacetone, a model compound of half-curcumin, 6-(p-hydroxy-m-methoxyphenyl)-5-hexene-2,4-dione (FT), 6-(p-benzyloxy-m-methoxyphenyl)-5-hexene-2,4-dione (BMFT), 6-(m,p-dihydroxyphenyl)-5-hexene-2,4-dione (DDFT), 6-(p-hydroxy-m-methoxyphenyl)hexane-2,4-dione (DHFT), 6-(p-hydroxy-m-methoxyphenyl)-5-hexene-2,4-diol (THFT), and ethyl 2-(p-hydroxy-m-methoxybenzylidene)-3-oxobutanoate (EOFT… CONTINUE READING