Sulfur Containing Compound Database

Arabidopsis Compound Description

Knapsack ID C00007350
PubChem ID 9548618
Compound name 2-Phenylethyl GSL
Common Name Gluconasturtiin
Formula C15H21NO9S2
SCC Type Homo-phenylalanine derived glucosinolates; Benzyl glucosinolates
SCC Function This compound is known to prevent the initiation phase of carcinogenesis process and inhibit the progression of tumorigenesis. Phenethyl GSL targets multiple proteins to suppress various cancer-promoting mechanisms such as cell proliferation, progression and metastasis (Gupta et al. 2014)
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Pubmed ID Authors Year Title Journal Description


Brown, P.D., Tokuhisa, J.G., Reichelt, M. & Gershenzon, J.


Variation of glucosinolate accumulation among different organs and developmental stages of Arabidopsis thaliana



Gupta, P., Wright, S. E., Kim, S. H., & Srivastava, S. K.


Phenethyl isothiocyanate: a comprehensive review of anti-cancer mechanisms.

Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA)-Reviews on Cancer