6-hydroxychromene (6-chromenol) is the fundamental unit of the tocopherolquinones (oxidized tocopherol) and plastochromenol-8.
See also: chroman, chromanol, chromene.
Synonym(s): hydroxychromene
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The unstable chromenol moiety of 5 is expected to stabilize itself by equilibration with cis-chalcone 6 (Scheme 1).
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