Submit Data |  Help |  Video Tutorials |  News |  Publications |  FTP Download |  REST API |  Citing RGD |  Contact   


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.

go back to main search page
Accession:CHEBI:27694 term browser browse the term
Definition:A dipeptide resulting from the formal condensation of the amino group of taurine with the gamma-carboxy group of L-glutamic acid. It was initially found in the parathyroid in 1980 and later in the brain of mammals.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: N-(2-sulfoethyl)-L-glutamine
 related_synonym: 5-L-glutamyl-taurine;   5-glutamyl-taurine;   Formula=C7H14N2O6S;   InChI=1S/C7H14N2O6S/c8-5(7(11)12)1-2-6(10)9-3-4-16(13,14)15/h5H,1-4,8H2,(H,9,10)(H,11,12)(H,13,14,15)/t5-/m0/s1;   InChIKey=WGXUDTHMEITUBO-YFKPBYRVSA-N;   Litoralon;   SMILES=S(CCNC(CC[C@@H](C(O)=O)N)=O)(O)(=O)=O;   gamma-GT;   gamma-L-glutamyltaurine;   gamma-glutamyltaurine;   glutaurina;   glutaurinum
 alt_id: CHEBI:20571;   CHEBI:2059
 xref: CAS:56488-60-9;   FooDB:FDB023332;   HMDB:HMDB0004195;   KEGG:C05844;   PMID:1450962;   PMID:157672;   PMID:15838590;   PMID:2875599;   PMID:3185869;   PMID:3561723;   PMID:3705977;   PMID:3739747;   PMID:6775940;   PMID:7161962;   PMID:7428713;   PMID:7446224;   PMID:7909918;   PMID:8915385;   Wikipedia:Glutaurine
 cyclic_relationship: is_tautomer_of CHEBI:140298

show annotations for term's descendants           Sort by:

Term paths to the root
Path 1
Term Annotations click to browse term
  CHEBI ontology 19816
    role 19764
      chemical role 19288
        antioxidant 14226
          taurine 412
            glutaurine 0
Path 2
Term Annotations click to browse term
  CHEBI ontology 19816
    subatomic particle 19814
      composite particle 19814
        hadron 19814
          baryon 19814
            nucleon 19814
              atomic nucleus 19814
                atom 19814
                  main group element atom 19702
                    p-block element atom 19702
                      carbon group element atom 19608
                        carbon atom 19597
                          organic molecular entity 19597
                            organic group 18537
                              organic divalent group 18530
                                organodiyl group 18530
                                  carbonyl group 18436
                                    carbonyl compound 18436
                                      carboxylic acid 18114
                                        amino acid 14085
                                          alpha-amino acid 11550
                                            L-alpha-amino acid 11385
                                              glutamine family amino acid 10246
                                                L-glutamic acid 10193
                                                  L-glutamic acid derivative 9356
                                                    L-glutamine derivative 0
                                                      glutaurine 0
paths to the root


RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.