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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 20056
    role 20008
      application 19745
        solvent 16663
          formic acid 8827
            formyl group 8800
              aldehyde 8800
                phenylacetaldehydes 12
                  phenylacetaldehyde 2
                    phenylacetaldehyde oxime + 0
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  CHEBI ontology 20056
    subatomic particle 20054
      composite particle 20054
        hadron 20054
          baryon 20054
            nucleon 20054
              atomic nucleus 20054
                atom 20054
                  main group element atom 19956
                    p-block element atom 19956
                      carbon group element atom 19882
                        carbon atom 19875
                          organic molecular entity 19875
                            organic group 18961
                              organic divalent group 18947
                                organodiyl group 18947
                                  carbonyl group 18900
                                    carbonyl compound 18900
                                      carboxylic acid 18594
                                        carboacyl group 17706
                                          univalent carboacyl group 17706
                                            formyl group 8800
                                              aldehyde 8800
                                                phenylacetaldehydes 12
                                                  phenylacetaldehyde 2
                                                    phenylacetaldehyde oxime + 0
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