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ONTOLOGY REPORT - ANNOTATIONS


Term:surfactant
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Accession:CHEBI:35195 term browser browse the term
Definition:A substance which lowers the surface tension of the medium in which it is dissolved, and/or the interfacial tension with other phases, and, accordingly, is positively adsorbed at the liquid/vapour and/or at other interfaces.
Synonyms:related_synonym: surface active agent;   surfactants


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  CHEBI ontology 19679
    role 19623
      chemical role 19139
        emulsifier 3510
          surfactant 3510
            1,2-dihexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine 2
            1,2-dihexanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine 0
            2-ethylhexyl sulfate 0
            4-octylphenol + 96
            4-undecylbenzenesulfonic acid 0
            amphiphile + 18
            benzalkonium chloride 225
            bolaamphiphile + 0
            cetylpyridinium bromide 0
            cetylpyridinium chloride + 0
            cetyltrimethylammonium bromide 0
            cetyltrimethylammonium chloride 0
            cocamidopropyl betaine 0
            decyltrimethylammonium bromide 0
            detergent + 1999
            diisopropanolamine 0
            dodecyltrimethylammonium bromide 0
            lauramidopropyl betaine + 0
            nonionic surfactant + 17
            perfluorobutanesulfonic acid 29
            perfluorononanoic acid 152
            perfluorooctanoic acid 2080
            quaternium-52 0
            surfactin 15
            surfactin A + 15
            surfactin B + 15
            surfactin C + 15
            surfactin D + 15
            triethanolamine 3
            triethanolamine hydrochloride 0
            tyloxapol 0
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