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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:water-soluble vitamin (role)
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Accession:CHEBI:27314 term browser browse the term
Definition:Any vitamin that dissolves in water and readily absorbed into tissues for immediate use. Unlike the fat-soluble vitamins, they are not stored in the body and need to be replenished regularly in the diet and will rarely accumulate to toxic levels since they are quickly excreted from the body via urine.
Synonyms:related_synonym: wasserloesliche Vitamine;   water-soluble vitamin;   water-soluble vitamins



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      CHEBI ontology 19838
        role 19810
          biological role 19808
            biochemical role 19543
              vitamin (role) 14031
                water-soluble vitamin (role) 9702
                  (R)-carnitine + 106
                  B vitamin + 9490
                  pantothenic acids + 32
                  pyrroloquinoline quinone 39
                  vitamin C + 783
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      CHEBI ontology 19838
        role 19810
          biological role 19808
            physiological role 19807
              food component 19807
                nutrient 19826
                  micronutrient 19056
                    vitamin (role) 14031
                      water-soluble vitamin (role) 9702
                        (R)-carnitine + 106
                        B vitamin + 9490
                        pantothenic acids + 32
                        pyrroloquinoline quinone 39
                        vitamin C + 783
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