Benzoate

  • (noun): Any salt or ester of benzoic acid.

Some articles on benzoate:

Cholesteryl Benzoate
... Cholesteryl benzoate, also called 5-cholesten-3-yl benzoate, is an organic chemical, an ester of cholesterol and benzoic acid ... Cholesteryl benzoate was the first material in which liquid crystal properties were discovered ... an Austrian botanist, while studying the chemicals in plants, heated cholesteryl benzoate ...
Sodium Benzoate - Safety and Health - Hyperactivity
... that certain artificial colours, when paired with sodium benzoate (E211) may be linked to hyperactive behaviour ... The results were inconsistent regarding sodium benzoate, so the FSA recommended further study ... mixtures of artificial food colours and sodium benzoate preservative are associated with increases in hyperactive behaviour in children ...
Methyl Benzoate - Occurrence
... Methyl benzoate can be isolated from the freshwater fern Salvinia molesta ... Cocaine hydrochloride hydrolyzes in moist air to give methyl benzoate drug-sniffing dogs are thus trained to detect the smell of methyl benzoate ...
Copper Benzoate - Preparation
... In laboratory, copper benzoate can be made by reacting sodium benzoate with copper sulfate ... Both copper sulfate and sodium benzoate are dissolved in water ... this solutions, Pale blue precipitate of copper benzoate is formed 2C6H5COONa + CuSO4 → Cu(C6H5COO)2 + Na2SO4 This precipitate is then filtered and dried ...
Benzoate-Co A Ligase
... In enzymology, a benzoate-CoA ligase (EC 6.2.1.25) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction ATP + benzoate + CoA AMP + diphosphate + benzoyl-CoA The ... Other names in common use include benzoate-coenzyme A ligase, benzoyl-coenzyme A synthetase, and benzoyl CoA synthetase (AMP forming) ... This enzyme participates in benzoate degradation via coa ligation ...