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CHEBI ONTOLOGY - ANNOTATIONS

The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at http://www.ebi.ac.uk/chebi/. The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/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:fat-soluble vitamin
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Accession:CHEBI:24020 term browser browse the term
Definition:Vitamins like A, D, E and K that dissolve in fats and are stored in body tissues. Unlike the water-soluble vitamins, these are stored in the body for long periods of time and generally pose a greater risk for toxicity when consumed in excess.
Synonyms:related_synonym: fat-soluble vitamins;   fettloesliche Vitamine


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  CHEBI ontology 19810
    role 19758
      biological role 19758
        biochemical role 19304
          vitamin 11311
            fat-soluble vitamin 3992
              vitamin A + 0
              vitamin D + 2657
              vitamin E + 1725
              vitamin K + 34
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  CHEBI ontology 19810
    role 19758
      biological role 19758
        physiological role 19751
          food component 19751
            nutrient 19746
              micronutrient 18651
                vitamin 11311
                  fat-soluble vitamin 3992
                    vitamin A + 0
                    vitamin D + 2657
                    vitamin E + 1725
                    vitamin K + 34
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