3D model (JSmol)
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|Molar mass||150.21 g/mol|
|Boiling point||70 °C (158 °F; 343 K) at 1 mmHg|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Safranal is an effective anticonvulsant in animal models, shown to act as an agonist at GABAA receptors. Safranal also exhibits high antioxidant and free radical scavenging activity, along with cytotoxicity towards cancer cells in vitro. It has also been shown to have antidepressant properties in animals and pilot studies in humans.
Natural sources of safranal include: