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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:formic acid
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Accession:CHEBI:30751 term browser browse the term
Definition:The simplest carboxylic acid, containing a single carbon. Occurs naturally in various sources including the venom of bee and ant stings, and is a useful organic synthetic reagent. Principally used as a preservative and antibacterial agent in livestock feed. Induces severe metabolic acidosis and ocular injury in human subjects.
Synonyms:related_synonym: Acide formique;   Ameisensaeure;   Formula=CH2O2;   H-COOH;   HCO2H;   HCOOH;   InChI=1S/CH2O2/c2-1-3/h1H,(H,2,3);   InChIKey=BDAGIHXWWSANSR-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   Methanoic acid;   SMILES=[H]C(O)=O;   aminic acid;   bilorin;   formylic acid;   hydrogen carboxylic acid;   methoic acid
 alt_id: CHEBI:24082;   CHEBI:42460;   CHEBI:5145
 xref: BPDB:1749;   Beilstein:1209246;   CAS:64-18-6;   DrugBank:DB01942;   Gmelin:1008;   HMDB:HMDB0000142;   KEGG:C00058;   KNApSAcK:C00001182;   LIPID_MAPS_instance:LMFA01010040
 xref_mesh: MESH:C030544
 xref: MetaCyc:FORMATE;   PDBeChem:FMT;   PMID:12591956;   PMID:14637377;   PMID:15811469;   PMID:16120414;   PMID:16185830;   PMID:16222862;   PMID:16230297;   PMID:16445901;   PMID:16465784;   PMID:18034701;   PMID:18397576;   PMID:22080171;   PMID:22280475;   PMID:22304812;   PMID:22385261;   PMID:22447125;   PMID:22483350;   PMID:22499553;   PMID:22540994;   PMID:22606986;   PMID:22622393;   PMID:3946945;   PMID:7361809;   Patent:CN101481304;   Reaxys:1209246;   Wikipedia:Formic_acid
 cyclic_relationship: is_conjugate_acid_of CHEBI:15740


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      CHEBI ontology 19762
        role 19708
          application 19396
            solvent 16606
              formic acid 8813
                N-formyl amino acid + 0
                ammonium formate 0
                formamide + 127
                formamidine + 6
                formate ester + 0
                formimidic acid + 0
                formyl group + 8785
                formyl-CoA 0
                magnesium formate dihydrate 0
                phosphonoformic acid + 9
                potassium formate 0
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      CHEBI ontology 19762
        subatomic particle 19760
          composite particle 19760
            hadron 19760
              baryon 19760
                nucleon 19760
                  atomic nucleus 19760
                    atom 19760
                      main group element atom 19651
                        p-block element atom 19651
                          carbon group element atom 19570
                            carbon atom 19560
                              organic molecular entity 19560
                                organic group 18611
                                  organic divalent group 18602
                                    organodiyl group 18602
                                      carbonyl group 18519
                                        carbonyl compound 18519
                                          carboxylic acid 18195
                                            monocarboxylic acid 17594
                                              formic acid 8813
                                                N-formyl amino acid + 0
                                                ammonium formate 0
                                                formamide + 127
                                                formamidine + 6
                                                formate ester + 0
                                                formimidic acid + 0
                                                formyl group + 8785
                                                formyl-CoA 0
                                                magnesium formate dihydrate 0
                                                phosphonoformic acid + 9
                                                potassium formate 0
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