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The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at http://www.ebi.ac.uk/chebi/. The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/). For more information see: Degtyarenko et al. (2008) ChEBI: a database and ontology for chemical entities of biological interest. Nucleic Acids Res. 36, D344–D350.

Term:violacein
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Accession:CHEBI:131914 term browser browse the term
Definition:A member of the class of hydroxyindoles resulting from the formal oxidative coupling between the 3-position of 1,3-dihydro-2H-indol-2-one and the 3-position of 1,3-dihydro-2H-pyrrol-2-one, which is substituted at the 5 position by a 5-hydroxy-1H-indol-3-yl group, where the newly-formed double bond has E configuration. It is a purple chromobacterial pigment that has antibacterial, antifungal, antiprotozoan, and anticancer properties.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: (3E)-3-[5-(5-hydroxy-1H-indol-3-yl)-2-oxo-1,2-dihydro-3H-pyrrol-3-ylidene]-1,3-dihydro-2H-indol-2-one
 related_synonym: Formula=C20H13N3O3;   InChI=1S/C20H13N3O3/c24-10-5-6-15-12(7-10)14(9-21-15)17-8-13(19(25)23-17)18-11-3-1-2-4-16(11)22-20(18)26/h1-9,21,24H,(H,22,26)(H,23,25)/b18-13+;   InChIKey=XAPNKXIRQFHCHN-QGOAFFKASA-N;   SMILES=OC1=CC=C2NC=C(C3=C\\C(C(=O)N3)=C3/C(=O)NC4=CC=CC=C34)C2=C1
 xref: CAS:548-54-9;   KEGG:C21136
 xref_mesh: MESH:C063155
 xref: MetaCyc:VIOLACEIN;   PMID:21779844;   PMID:25592762;   PMID:25652759;   PMID:26339614;   PMID:26428920;   PMID:26521020;   PMID:26916415;   Reaxys:49923



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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Casp2 caspase 2 increases activity ISO violacein results in increased activity of CASP2 protein CTD PMID:20416285 NCBI chr 4:71,149,632...71,167,388
Ensembl chr 4:71,149,669...71,167,379
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G Casp3 caspase 3 increases activity ISO violacein results in increased activity of CASP3 protein CTD PMID:20416285 NCBI chr16:45,662,910...45,681,171
Ensembl chr16:45,662,910...45,684,648
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G Casp9 caspase 9 increases activity ISO violacein results in increased activity of CASP9 protein CTD PMID:20416285 NCBI chr 5:154,108,872...154,126,628
Ensembl chr 5:154,109,046...154,126,626
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      biological role 20011
        antimicrobial agent 17818
          antibacterial agent 14324
            violacein 3
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  CHEBI ontology 20089
    subatomic particle 20058
      composite particle 20058
        hadron 20088
          baryon 20088
            nucleon 20088
              atomic nucleus 20088
                atom 20058
                  main group element atom 19960
                    p-block element atom 19990
                      carbon group element atom 19916
                        carbon atom 19909
                          organic molecular entity 19909
                            organic group 18988
                              organic divalent group 18950
                                organodiyl group 18974
                                  carbonyl group 18903
                                    carbonyl compound 18925
                                      carboxylic acid 18597
                                        carboacyl group 17730
                                          univalent carboacyl group 17710
                                            carbamoyl group 17550
                                              carboxamide 17570
                                                lactam 8349
                                                  gamma-lactam 6609
                                                    oxindoles 5863
                                                      violacein 3
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