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Chemical Gossypol

Name Gossypol
CAS Type 1 Name (2,2'-Binaphthalene)-8,8'-dicarboxaldehyde, 1,1',6,6',7,7'-hexahydroxy-3,3'-dimethyl-5,5'-bis(1-methylethyl)-
Equivalent Terms Dipotassium Salt, Gossypol | Gossypol Dipotassium Salt | Gossypol, (-)-Isomer | Gossypol, (+-)-Isomer | Gossypol, (+)-Isomer | Gossypol Sodium Salt | Sodium Salt, Gossypol
CAS Registry Number 303-45-7
Definition A dimeric sesquiterpene found in cottonseed (GOSSYPIUM). The (-) isomer is active as a male contraceptive (CONTRACEPTIVE AGENTS, MALE) whereas toxic symptoms are associated with the (+) isomer.
Structure Gossypol
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MeSH® ID D006072
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  1,1',6,6',7,7'-hexahydroxy-3,3'-dimethyl-N5-(2-phenylpropyl)-N5'-(2-phenylpropyl)-2,2'-binaphthyl-5,5'-dicarboxamide
  1,1'-dideoxygossypol
  3,6,9,12,15,18,21,24-octaoxa-pentacosylamine
  6-aminopenicillanic acid gossypolone
  apogossypol
  apogossypol hexaacetate
  apogossypolone
  batridene
  BI112D1
  BI97D6
  cagocel-1
  gossylic iminolactone
  gossylic lactone
  gossylic nitrile-1,1'-diacetate
  gossypol acetic acid
  gossypol beta-aminoethyl sodium sulfate
  gossypol formic acid
  gossypolhemiquinone
  gossypolone
  gossypol-polyvinylpyrrolidone
  gossypol tetracetic acid
  mono-aldehyde gossypol
  monoanilinogossypol
  tash 5