Sulfur Containing Compound Database

Papaya Compound Description

Knapsack ID C00007346
PubChem ID 656498
Compound name Benzyl glucosinolate
Common Name Glucotropaeolin
Formula C14H19NO9S2
SCC Type Phenylalanine derived glucosinolates; Benzyl glucosinolates
SCC Function Benzyl isothiocyanate (BITC) has the ability to inhibit chemically induced cancer, oncogenic-driven tumor formation, and human tumor xenografts in rodent cancer models
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Pubmed ID Authors Year Title Journal Description


Bennett, R.N., Kiddle, G. & Wallsgrove, R.M.


Biosynthesis of benzylglucosinolates, cyanogenic glucosides and phenylpropanoids in Carica papaya