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trans-Cinnamaldehyde is used in the flavor and perfume industry. It is also used in medicine. It reacts with glutathione to get an adduct 1'-(glutathion-S-yl)-dihydrocinnamaldehyde. It is used to prepare cinnamylidene-bisacetamide by reacting with acetamide. Further, it inhibits xanthine oxidase.
For details of the 1,2-addition of a functionalized Zn-Cu organometallic RCu(CN)ZnI to give an allylic alcohol, see; Org. Synth. Coll., 9, 502 (1998).
For reaction with 1,2-Ethanedithiol, L12865 to give the dithiolane, followed by coupling with trimethylsilylmethyl magnesium chloride, catalyzed by Dichlorobis(triphenylphosphine)nickel(II), 13930, as an example of Ni catalyzed coupling of dithioacetals with Grignards, see: J. Org. Chem., 53, 5582 (1988); Org. Synth. Coll., 9, 727 (1998):
Zinn, S.; Betz, T.; Medcraft, C.; Schnell, M. Structure determination of trans-cinnamaldehyde by broadband microwave spectroscopy. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2015, 17, 16080-16085.
Loquercio, A.; Castell-Perez, E.; Gomes, C.; Moreira, R. G. Preparation of Chitosan-Alginate Nanoparticles for Trans-cinnamaldehyde Entrapment. J. Food Sci. 2015, 80 (10), N2305-N2315.
Gefahrenhinweise (EU): H303-H315-H319-H317
May be harmful if swallowed. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause an allergic skin reaction.
Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. Wear protective gloves. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.