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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:37869 term browser browse the term
Definition:An octanol carrying the hydroxy group at position 2.
Synonyms:related_synonym: 1-methyl-1-heptanol;   1-methylheptyl alcohol;   2-hydroxyoctane;   2-octanol;   2-octyl alcohol;   Formula=C8H18O;   InChI=1S/C8H18O/c1-3-4-5-6-7-8(2)9/h8-9H,3-7H2,1-2H3;   InChIKey=SJWFXCIHNDVPSH-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   SMILES=CCCCCCC(C)O;   beta-octyl alcohol;   hexyl methyl carbinol;   hexylmethylcarbinol;   methylhexylcarbinol;   n-octan-2-ol;   s-octyl alcohol;   sec-caprylic alcohol;   sec-octyl alcohol;   secondary caprylic alcohol
 xref: AGR:IND44612730;   Beilstein:1719322;   CAS:123-96-6;   FooDB:FDB003342;   Gmelin:131016;   LIPID_MAPS_instance:LMFA05000620
 xref_mesh: MESH:C067943
 xref: PMID:22763743;   PMID:23918924;   PMID:32278948;   PMID:36135888;   Reaxys:1719322;   Wikipedia:2-Octanol

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Cftr CF transmembrane conductance regulator increases activity ISO 2-octanol results in increased activity of CFTR protein CTD PMID:14967738 NCBI chr 4:46,561,269...46,728,759
Ensembl chr 4:46,560,885...46,728,756
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  CHEBI ontology 19905
    role 19881
      biological role 19879
        biochemical role 19577
          volatile oil component 7066
            octan-2-ol 1
              (2R)-octan-2-ol 0
              (2S)-octan-2-ol 0
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  CHEBI ontology 19905
    subatomic particle 19903
      composite particle 19903
        hadron 19903
          baryon 19903
            nucleon 19903
              atomic nucleus 19903
                atom 19903
                  main group element atom 19853
                    p-block element atom 19853
                      carbon group element atom 19798
                        carbon atom 19793
                          organic molecular entity 19793
                            organic group 18983
                              organic divalent group 18958
                                organodiyl group 18958
                                  carbonyl group 18911
                                    carbonyl compound 18911
                                      carboxylic acid 18634
                                        monocarboxylic acid 17976
                                          fatty acid 16700
                                            fatty acid derivative 8924
                                              fatty alcohol 6031
                                                medium-chain fatty alcohol 40
                                                  octanol 6
                                                    octan-2-ol 1
                                                      (2R)-octan-2-ol 0
                                                      (2S)-octan-2-ol 0
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