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Term:4-methyl-3-oxopentanoic acid
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Accession:CHEBI:29024 term browser browse the term
Definition:A branched-chain fatty acid that is 4-methylpentanoic acid carrying an oxo substituent at C-3.
Synonyms:related_synonym: 3-Oxo-4-methylpentanoate;   3-Oxo-4-methylpentanoic acid;   Formula=C6H10O3;   InChI=1S/C6H10O3/c1-4(2)5(7)3-6(8)9/h4H,3H2,1-2H3,(H,8,9);   InChIKey=ZXLSKTZECNUVIS-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   SMILES=CC(C)C(=O)CC(O)=O;   beta-Ketoisocaproate;   beta-Ketoisocaproic acid;   beta-oxo-4-methylcaproic aicd;   beta-oxo-4-methylpentanoic aicd
 alt_id: CHEBI:1621;   CHEBI:18673
 xref: KEGG:C03467;   LIPID_MAPS_instance:LMFA01020276 "LIPID MAPS"
 cyclic_relationship: is_conjugate_acid_of CHEBI:62222

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  CHEBI ontology 19654
    role 19598
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          metabolite 19093
            eukaryotic metabolite 18735
              plant metabolite 17036
                valeric acid 14338
                  4-methyl-3-oxopentanoic acid 0
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    subatomic particle 19650
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                  main group element atom 19531
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                      carbon group element atom 19413
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                            organic group 18331
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                                  carbonyl group 18209
                                    carbonyl compound 18209
                                      carboxylic acid 17908
                                        monocarboxylic acid 17245
                                          fatty acid 15807
                                            saturated fatty acid 15775
                                              straight-chain saturated fatty acid 15172
                                                valeric acid 14338
                                                  4-methyl-3-oxopentanoic acid 0
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