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The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC 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.

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Accession:CHEBI:141700 term browser browse the term
Definition:A member of the class of catechols that is catechol in which a hydrogen that is ortho to one of the hydroxy groups has been replaced by a methoxy group. It displays agonistic activity against G protein-coupled receptor 35 (GPR35).
Synonyms:exact_synonym: 3-methoxybenzene-1,2-diol
 related_synonym: 1,2-dihydroxy-3-methoxybenzene;   1-O-methylpyrogallol;   2,3-dihydroxyanisole;   3-methoxy-o-hydroquinone;   3-methoxypyrocatechol;   6-methoxycatechol;   Formula=C7H8O3;   InChI=1S/C7H8O3/c1-10-6-4-2-3-5(8)7(6)9/h2-4,8-9H,1H3;   InChIKey=LPYUENQFPVNPHY-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   SMILES=C=1(C=CC=C(C1O)OC)O;   pyrogallol 1-methyl ether;   pyrogallol 1-monomethyl ether
 xref: CAS:934-00-9;   HMDB:HMDB0125538
 xref_mesh: MESH:C066344
 xref: PMID:15231803;   PMID:20280766;   PMID:2121686;   PMID:23402862;   PMID:24276120;   PMID:2731816;   PMID:28394572;   PMID:29950589;   PMID:8416747;   Reaxys:1909165

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Comt catechol-O-methyltransferase increases methylation ISO COMT protein results in increased methylation of 3-methoxycatechol CTD PMID:11160877 NCBI chr11:86,715,981...86,735,630
Ensembl chr11:86,715,981...86,735,622
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  CHEBI ontology 19771
    role 19716
      biological role 19716
        pharmacological role 18830
          agonist 18256
            G-protein-coupled receptor agonist 14
              3-methoxycatechol 1
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  CHEBI ontology 19771
    subatomic particle 19770
      composite particle 19770
        hadron 19770
          baryon 19770
            nucleon 19770
              atomic nucleus 19770
                atom 19770
                  main group element atom 19658
                    p-block element atom 19658
                      chalcogen 19387
                        oxygen atom 19350
                          oxygen molecular entity 19350
                            hydroxides 19076
                              organic hydroxy compound 18659
                                polyol 7836
                                  triol 5993
                                    benzenetriol 2554
                                      pyrogallol 178
                                        3-methoxycatechol 1
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