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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:195280 term browser browse the term
Definition:An artemisinin derivative that is artemisinin in which the lactone has been converted to the corresponding lactol methyl ether. It is used in combination with lumefantrine as an antimalarial for the treatment of multi-drug resistant strains of falciparum malaria.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: (3R,5aS,6R,8aS,9R,10S,12R,12aR)-10-methoxy-3,6,9-trimethyldecahydro-3,12-epoxypyrano[4,3-j][1,2]benzodioxepine
 related_synonym: (1R,4S,5R,8S,9R,10S,12R,13R)-10-methoxy-1,5,9-trimethyl-11,14,15,16-tetraoxatetracyclo[^{4,13}.0^{8,13}]hexadecane;   10-methoxy-1,5,9-trimethyl-(1R,4S,5R,8S,9R,10S,12R,13R)-11,14,15,16-tetraoxatetracyclo[,13.08,13]hexadecane;   Formula=C16H26O5;   InChI=1S/C16H26O5/c1-9-5-6-12-10(2)13(17-4)18-14-16(12)11(9)7-8-15(3,19-14)20-21-16/h9-14H,5-8H2,1-4H3/t9-,10-,11+,12+,13+,14-,15-,16-/m1/s1;   InChIKey=SXYIRMFQILZOAM-HVNFFKDJSA-N;   SMILES=[H][C@@]12CC[C@@]3(C)OO[C@@]11[C@@]([H])(CC[C@H]2C)[C@@H](C)[C@@H](OC)O[C@]1([H])O3;   artemetero;   artemetherum;   artemisininelactol methyl ether;   beta-artemether;   beta-dihydroartemisinin methyl ether;   dihydroartemisinin methyl ether;   methyl-dihydroartemisinine
 xref: Beilstein:6569878;   CAS:71963-77-4;   DrugBank:DB06697;   Drug_Central:245;   KEGG:D02483;   LINCS:LSM-5519
 xref_mesh: MESH:C032942
 xref: PMID:11141088;   PMID:12781185;   PMID:16033274;   PMID:17242150;   PMID:17404003;   PMID:18243702;   PMID:3279208;   Wikipedia:Artemether

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Cyp2b3 cytochrome P450, family 2, subfamily b, polypeptide 3 multiple interactions ISO [Artemether co-treated with NR1I3 protein alternative form] results in increased expression of CYP2B6 mRNA CTD PMID:31312845 NCBI chr 1:81,652,762...81,732,153
Ensembl chr 1:81,652,787...81,732,143
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G Nr1i3 nuclear receptor subfamily 1, group I, member 3 affects expression
multiple interactions
ISO artemether affects the expression of NR1I3 mRNA alternative form
[Artemether co-treated with NR1I3 protein alternative form] results in increased expression of CYP2B6 mRNA; Artemether binds to and results in increased activity of NR1I3 protein alternative form
CTD PMID:24721719 PMID:31312845 NCBI chr13:83,632,940...83,638,193
Ensembl chr13:83,632,899...83,637,906
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  CHEBI ontology 19800
    chemical entity 19800
      group 19722
        inorganic group 19247
          peroxy group 3284
            peroxides 3284
              organic peroxide 107
                artemether 2
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  CHEBI ontology 19800
    subatomic particle 19799
      composite particle 19799
        hadron 19799
          baryon 19799
            nucleon 19799
              atomic nucleus 19799
                atom 19799
                  main group element atom 19698
                    p-block element atom 19698
                      carbon group element atom 19619
                        carbon atom 19609
                          organic molecular entity 19609
                            organic group 18718
                              organic divalent group 18702
                                organodiyl group 18702
                                  carbonyl group 18651
                                    carbonyl compound 18651
                                      carboxylic ester 15883
                                        lactone 11257
                                          terpene lactone 1788
                                            sesquiterpene lactone 1634
                                              (+)-artemisinin 99
                                                artemisinin derivative 78
                                                  artemether 2
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