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Chemical Plastoquinone

Name Plastoquinone
CAS Type 1 Name 2,5-Cyclohexadiene-1,4-dione, 2,3-dimethyl-5-(3,7,11,15,19,23,27,31,35-nonamethyl-2,6,10,14,18,22,26,30,34-hexatriacontanonaenyl)-, (all-E)-
Equivalent Terms Plastoquinone 9 | Plastoquinone-9
CAS Registry Number 4299-57-4
Definition Polyunsaturated side-chain quinone derivative which is an important link in the electron transport chain of green plants during the photosynthetic conversion of light energy by photophosphorylation into the potential energy of chemical bonds.
Structure Plastoquinone
Curation Status No gene interactions have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D010971
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  10-(6'-plastoquinonyl) decylrhodamine 19
  10-(6'-plastoquinonyl)decyltriphenylphosphonium
  2-methyl-5-phytylbenzoquinone
  decylplastoquinone
  demethylphytylplastoquinone
  lurlene C
  lurlene L
  menasemiquinone
  methylplastoquinonyldecyltriphenylphosphonium
  phytylplastoquinone
  plastoquinol
  plastosemiquinone
  Visomitin