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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:40035 term browser browse the term
Definition:Imidazole substituted at position 4 by a methyl group.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: 4-methyl-1H-imidazole
 related_synonym: 4(5)-methylimidazole;   4-MEI;   4-Me-i;   4MI;   Formula=C4H6N2;   InChI=1S/C4H6N2/c1-4-2-5-3-6-4/h2-3H,1H3,(H,5,6);   InChIKey=XLSZMDLNRCVEIJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   SMILES=Cc1c[nH]cn1
 xref: CAS:822-36-6;   KEGG:C19262
 xref_mesh: MESH:C023439
 xref: PDBeChem:4MZ;   PMID:16180012;   PMID:17619857;   PMID:2079523;   PMID:2254202;   PMID:24161;   Reaxys:1453;   Wikipedia:4-Methylimidazole

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Cyp2c11 cytochrome P450, subfamily 2, polypeptide 11 multiple interactions ISO 4-methylimidazole inhibits the reaction [CYP2C9 protein affects the metabolism of Diclofenac] CTD PMID:16081671 NCBI chr 1:236,762,719...236,799,069
Ensembl chr 1:236,762,842...236,799,066
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G Scarb1 scavenger receptor class B, member 1 decreases expression EXP 4-methylimidazole results in decreased expression of SCARB1 mRNA CTD PMID:33983380 NCBI chr12:31,296,143...31,362,649
Ensembl chr12:31,296,156...31,362,647
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