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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.

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Accession:CHEBI:32850 term browser browse the term
Definition:An ethylenediamine derivative in which each nitrogen carries two methyl substituents. It is widely employed both as a ligand for metal ions and as a catalyst in organic polymerisation.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: N,N,N',N'-tetramethylethane-1,2-diamine
 related_synonym: Formula=C6H16N2;   InChI=1S/C6H16N2/c1-7(2)5-6-8(3)4/h5-6H2,1-4H3;   InChIKey=KWYHDKDOAIKMQN-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   N,N,N',N'-tetramethyl-1,2-ethanediamine;   SMILES=CN(C)CCN(C)C;   TEMED;   TMEDA;   tetramethyldiaminoethane;   tmen
 xref: Beilstein:1732991;   CAS:110-18-9;   Gmelin:2707;   PMID:10930630;   PMID:23299468;   PMID:23371865;   PMID:23403519;   PMID:23413774;   PMID:23464705;   PMID:23673540;   PMID:23677686;   PMID:23788467;   Reaxys:1732991;   Wikipedia:Tetramethylethylenediamine

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    role 19738
      chemical role 19275
        catalyst 8052
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    subatomic particle 19788
      composite particle 19788
        hadron 19788
          baryon 19788
            nucleon 19788
              atomic nucleus 19788
                atom 19788
                  main group element atom 19675
                    main group molecular entity 19675
                      s-block molecular entity 19420
                        hydrogen molecular entity 19411
                          hydrides 18460
                            inorganic hydride 17430
                              pnictogen hydride 17402
                                nitrogen hydride 17245
                                  azane 16962
                                    ammonia 16961
                                      organic amino compound 16960
                                        polyamine 8106
                                          diamine 8033
                                            primary diamine 5622
                                              alkane-alpha,omega-diamine 3735
                                                ethylenediamine 3713
                                                  ethylenediamine derivative 3550
                                                    N,N,N',N'-tetramethylethylenediamine 0
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