isoprene residue

Related Overviews


'isoprene residue' can also refer to...


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Chemistry


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

The branched‐chain bivalent group, 3‐methyl‐2‐butenylene; 3‐methylbut‐2‐en‐1,4‐diyl; –CH2–C(CH3)=CH–CH2–. It is formally derived by bond rearrangement from isoprene and constitutes the repeating unit of the molecular structures of prenols and many other isoprenoids.


Subjects: Chemistry.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.