isoamyl acetate


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isoamyl acetate

(ˌaɪsəʊˈæmɪl)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a colourless volatile compound used as a solvent for cellulose lacquers and as a flavouring. Formula: (CH3)2CHCH2CH2OOCCH3
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For fluorocarbon, the isopropyl acetate, butyl acetate, and isoamyl acetate molecules all show modest solubilities, similar in value to the E10D baseline fuel.
The key aroma active compounds in vitamin A and D concentrates were: hexanal, Z-3hexen-1-ol, isoamyl acetate, octanal, limonene, phellandrene, damascone, ionone, cyclocitral and irone.
As to esters, ethyl acetate was unaffected (see "Ethyl Acetate and Isoamy Acetate"), while isoamyl acetate and ethyl caproate decreased in 2011 relative to delayed harvest date.
47] reported synthesis of isoamyl acetate by transesterification of isoamyl alcohol with vinyl acetate using immobilized Rhizopus oryzae NRRL 3562 lipase.
Vosshall and colleagues tested the ability of 26 men and women to distinguish scents concocted from 128 odor molecules, such as banana-scented isoamyl acetate.
An esterase from Bacillus licheniformis participates in the synthesis of the short chain ester isoamyl acetate that is an important flavour compound (Torres et al.