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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 19818
    role 19790
      application 19622
        solvent 16738
          formic acid 8882
            formyl group 8841
              aldehyde 8841
                phenylacetaldehydes 11
                  phenylacetaldehyde 2
                    phenylacetaldehyde oxime + 0
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  CHEBI ontology 19818
    subatomic particle 19816
      composite particle 19816
        hadron 19816
          baryon 19816
            nucleon 19816
              atomic nucleus 19816
                atom 19816
                  main group element atom 19761
                    p-block element atom 19761
                      carbon group element atom 19703
                        carbon atom 19698
                          organic molecular entity 19698
                            organic group 18905
                              organic divalent group 18887
                                organodiyl group 18887
                                  carbonyl group 18853
                                    carbonyl compound 18853
                                      carboxylic acid 18569
                                        carboacyl group 17687
                                          univalent carboacyl group 17687
                                            formyl group 8841
                                              aldehyde 8841
                                                phenylacetaldehydes 11
                                                  phenylacetaldehyde 2
                                                    phenylacetaldehyde oxime + 0
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