Sulfur Containing Compound Database

Arabidopsis 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 Activity test demonstrated that the a higher concentration of benzyl isothionate have better inhibition rate of cell proliferation on cell line. The hydrolysis product of benzyl glucosinolate has certain cancer-prevention anti-cancer activities for human (Li et al 2012).
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Pubmed ID Authors Year Title Journal Description


Kliebenstein, D. J., Kroymann, J., Brown, P., Figuth, A., Pedersen, D., Gershenzon, J. & Mitchell-Olds, T.


Genetic Control of Natural Variation in Arabidopsis Glucosinolate Accumulation

Plant Physiology


Reichelt, M., Brown, P.D., Schneider, B., Oldham, N.J., Stauber, E., Tokuhisa, J., Kliebenstein, D.J., Mitchell-Olds, T. & Gershenzon, J.


Benzoic acid glucosinolate esters and other glucosinolates from Arabidopsis thaliana



Li, Z. Y., Wang, Y., Shen, W. T., & Zhou, P.


Content determination of benzyl glucosinolate and anti?cancer activity of its hydrolysis product in Carica papaya L.

Asian Pacific journal of tropical medicine