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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:luciferin
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Accession:CHEBI:25078 term browser browse the term
Definition:A low-molecular-mass compound present in bioluminescent organisms that emits light when oxidized in presence of enzyme luciferase.


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  CHEBI ontology 19812
    role 19761
      chemical role 19336
        photochemical role 236
          photobiochemical role 0
            luciferin 0
              Cypridina luciferin + 0
              Latia luciferin + 0
              Oplophorus luciferin + 0
              Photinus luciferin + 0
              Renilla luciferin + 0
              Watasenia luciferin 0
              dehydroluciferin 0
              dinoflagellate luciferin 0
              ent-Photinus luciferin + 0
              oxidized luciferins + 0
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