DESCRIPTION: Farnesol is a natural 15-carbon organic compound which is an acyclic sesquiterpene alcohol. Under standard conditions, it is a colorless liquid. It is hydrophobic, and thus insoluble in water, but miscible with oils. Farnesol is produced from 5-carbon isoprene compounds in both plants and animals.
SCIENTIFIC NAME: (2E,6E)-3,7,11-Trimethyldodeca-2,6,10-trien-1-ol
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