Applications: D-(+)-Carvone, is used for the synthesis of (-)-terpestacin, a fungal metabolite with anticancer activity. It is also found in the essential oils of the in vitro M. longifolia plantlets and callus, that can be used as a potential source of a safe flavouring agent.
Synonyms: (5S)-2-Methyl-5-(1-methylethenyl)-2-cyclohexen-1-one; (S)-2-Methyl-5-(1-methylethenyl)-2-cyclohexen-1-one; (S)-(+)-p-Mentha-6,8-dien-2-one; S-(+)-Carvone;
Appearance: Clear Colourless Oil
Storage: Amber Vial, Refrigerator, Under inert atmosphere