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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 2:23,079,920...23,110,518
Ensembl chr 2:23,079,918...23,110,430
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                            organic group 18718
                              organic divalent group 18702
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                                  carbonyl group 18651
                                    carbonyl compound 18651
                                      carboxylic acid 18346
                                        monocarboxylic acid 17622
                                          fatty acid 16011
                                            saturated fatty acid 15986
                                              propionic acid 3693
                                                3-guanidinopropanoic acid 1
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