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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:15866 term browser browse the term
Definition:A deoxyglucose that is D-glucose in which the hydroxy group at position 2 has been replaced by a hydrogen. It is an antimetabolite of glucose with antiviral activity, which acts by inhibiting the glycosylation of glycoproteins and glycolipids. Used as an antiherpes agent.
Synonyms:related_synonym: 2-Deoxy-D-arabino-hexose;   2-Deoxy-D-mannose;   D-2dGlc;   D-arabino-2-Deoxyhexose;   Deoxyglucose;   Formula=C6H12O5
 alt_id: CHEBI:1078;   CHEBI:11565;   CHEBI:11569;   CHEBI:19553;   CHEBI:57546
 xref: CAS:154-17-6;   KEGG:C00586
 xref_mesh: MESH:D003847
 xref: MetaCyc:2-DEOXY-D-GLUCOSE;   Wikipedia:2-Deoxy-D-glucose

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  CHEBI ontology 242
    role 242
      biological role 242
        biochemical role 203
          metabolite 196
            fundamental metabolite 10
              glucose 2
                D-glucose 2
                  2-deoxy-D-glucose 0
                    2-deoxy-D-glucopyranose 0
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  CHEBI ontology 242
    subatomic particle 242
      composite particle 242
        hadron 242
          baryon 242
            nucleon 242
              atomic nucleus 242
                atom 242
                  main group element atom 235
                    p-block element atom 235
                      carbon group element atom 223
                        carbon atom 222
                          organic molecular entity 222
                            heteroorganic entity 216
                              organochalcogen compound 169
                                organooxygen compound 168
                                  carbohydrates and carbohydrate derivatives 38
                                    carbohydrate 38
                                      monosaccharide 6
                                        aldose 2
                                          aldohexose 2
                                            glucose 2
                                              D-glucose 2
                                                D-glucopyranose 1
                                                  2-deoxy-D-glucose 0
                                                    2-deoxy-D-glucopyranose 0
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