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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.

Term:3-guanidinopropanoic acid
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Accession:CHEBI:15968 term browser browse the term
Definition:A guanidine compound bearing an N-(2-carboxyethyl) substituent. It is a creatine analogue that has been found to decreases plasma glucose levels
Synonyms:exact_synonym: 3-carbamimidamidopropanoic acid
 related_synonym: 3-Guanidinopropanoate;   Formula=C4H9N3O2;   InChI=1S/C4H9N3O2/c5-4(6)7-2-1-3(8)9/h1-2H2,(H,8,9)(H4,5,6,7);   InChIKey=KMXXSJLYVJEBHI-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   N-[amino(imino)methyl]-beta-alanine;   SMILES=NC(=N)NCCC(O)=O;   beta-GPA;   beta-guanidinopropionic acid
 alt_id: CHEBI:11797;   CHEBI:1507;   CHEBI:20026
 xref: CAS:353-09-3;   HMDB:HMDB0013222;   KEGG:C03065
 xref_mesh: MESH:C005775
 xref: PMID:19358571;   PMID:23326362;   PMID:7491263;   PMID:7900770;   Reaxys:1705262;   Wikipedia:Guanidinopropionic_acid
 cyclic_relationship: is_tautomer_of CHEBI:57593

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Ckmt2 creatine kinase, mitochondrial 2 increases expression EXP guanidinopropionic acid results in increased expression of CKMT2 protein CTD PMID:9309701 NCBI chr 2:21,422,680...21,452,797
Ensembl chr 2:21,422,818...21,437,193
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    subatomic particle 19784
      composite particle 19784
        hadron 19784
          baryon 19784
            nucleon 19784
              atomic nucleus 19784
                atom 19784
                  main group element atom 19672
                    p-block element atom 19672
                      carbon group element atom 19574
                        carbon atom 19563
                          organic molecular entity 19563
                            organic group 18495
                              organic divalent group 18488
                                organodiyl group 18488
                                  carbonyl group 18391
                                    carbonyl compound 18391
                                      carboxylic acid 18061
                                        monocarboxylic acid 17407
                                          fatty acid 15845
                                            saturated fatty acid 15812
                                              propionic acid 3666
                                                3-guanidinopropanoic acid 1
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