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Benzoin MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Benzoin
Tree Number(s)
D02.522.120.100
Unique ID
D001573
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001573
Scope Note
A white crystalline compound prepared by condensation of benzaldehyde in potassium cyanide and used in organic syntheses. This should not be confused with benzoin gum from STYRAX.
Entry Term(s)
2-hydroxy-1,2-diphenylethanone
Related Numbers
119-53-9
CAS Type 1 Name
Ethanone, 2-hydroxy-1,2-diphenyl-
NLM Classification #
QV 241
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2013/07/08
Benzoin Preferred
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