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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:16424 term browser browse the term
Definition:An aldehyde that consists of acetaldehyde bearing a methyl substituent; the parent member of the phenylacetaldehyde class of compounds.
Synonyms:related_synonym: 1-Oxo-2-phenylethane;   2-Phenylethanal;   2-phenylacetaldehyde;   Benzacetaldehyde;   Benzeneacetaldehyde;   Formula=C8H8O;   Hyacinthin;   InChI=1S/C8H8O/c9-7-6-8-4-2-1-3-5-8/h1-5,7H,6H2;   InChIKey=DTUQWGWMVIHBKE-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   Phenacetaldehyde;   Phenylacetic aldehyde;   SMILES=[H]C(=O)Cc1ccccc1;   alpha-phenylacetaldehyde;   alpha-tolualdehyde;   alpha-toluic aldehyde
 alt_id: CHEBI:14778;   CHEBI:25972;   CHEBI:43163;   CHEBI:8084
 xref: Beilstein:385791;   CAS:122-78-1;   DrugBank:DB02178;   HMDB:HMDB0006236;   KEGG:C00601;   KNApSAcK:C00007535
 xref_mesh: MESH:C013192
 xref: MetaCyc:PHENYLACETALDEHYDE;   PDBeChem:HY1;   PMID:14698165;   PMID:16557466;   PMID:18954073;   PMID:21495722;   PMID:21627324;   Reaxys:385791;   UM-BBD_compID:c0210;   Wikipedia:Phenylacetaldehyde

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Akr1c2 aldo-keto reductase family 1, member C2 increases expression ISO phenylacetaldehyde results in increased expression of AKR1C2 mRNA CTD PMID:20491607 NCBI chr17:65,759,778...65,808,013
Ensembl chr17:65,759,788...65,775,764
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G Tnf tumor necrosis factor increases secretion ISO phenylacetaldehyde results in increased secretion of TNF protein CTD PMID:17118622 NCBI chr20:3,622,011...3,624,629
Ensembl chr20:3,622,011...3,624,629
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  CHEBI ontology 19821
    role 19769
      application 19481
        solvent 16636
          formic acid 8817
            formyl group 8789
              aldehyde 8789
                phenylacetaldehydes 12
                  phenylacetaldehyde 2
                    phenylacetaldehyde oxime + 0
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  CHEBI ontology 19821
    subatomic particle 19819
      composite particle 19819
        hadron 19819
          baryon 19819
            nucleon 19819
              atomic nucleus 19819
                atom 19819
                  main group element atom 19716
                    p-block element atom 19716
                      carbon group element atom 19640
                        carbon atom 19630
                          organic molecular entity 19630
                            organic group 18737
                              organic divalent group 18728
                                organodiyl group 18728
                                  carbonyl group 18675
                                    carbonyl compound 18675
                                      carboxylic acid 18373
                                        carboacyl group 17485
                                          univalent carboacyl group 17485
                                            formyl group 8789
                                              aldehyde 8789
                                                phenylacetaldehydes 12
                                                  phenylacetaldehyde 2
                                                    phenylacetaldehyde oxime + 0
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