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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:46511 term browser browse the term
Definition:An alkanethiol that is ethane substituted by a thiol group at position 1. It is added to odorless gaseous products such as liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) to provide a garlic scent which helps warn of gas leaks.
Synonyms:related_synonym: 1-ethanethiol;   1-mercaptoethane;   Aethanethiol;   Aethylmercaptan;   Formula=C2H6S;   InChI=1S/C2H6S/c1-2-3/h3H,2H2,1H3;   InChIKey=DNJIEGIFACGWOD-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   SMILES=CCS;   etantiolo;   ethyl hydrosulfide;   ethyl sulfhydrate;   ethyl thioalcohol;   ethyl-mercaptan;   etilmercaptano;   mercaptan C2;   mercaptoethane;   stench;   stench gas
 alt_id: CHEBI:45567;   CHEBI:46510
 xref: AGR:IND44053261;   AGR:IND606168645;   CAS:75-08-1;   FooDB:FDB009365;   KNApSAcK:C00050442;   MetaCyc:CPD-10467;   PMID:24697436;   PMID:24869921;   PMID:25398287;   PMID:25743944;   PMID:26406878;   PMID:27173572;   PMID:28478709;   PMID:28558212;   PMID:30418102;   PMID:30597355;   PMID:32228376;   PPDB:273;   Reaxys:773638;   Wikipedia:Ethanethiol

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      application 19760
        pesticide 17328
          rodenticide 8039
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    subatomic particle 20071
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          baryon 20071
            nucleon 20071
              atomic nucleus 20071
                atom 20071
                  main group element atom 19971
                    main group molecular entity 19971
                      s-block molecular entity 19765
                        hydrogen molecular entity 19756
                          hydrides 19120
                            inorganic hydride 17878
                              chalcogen hydride 2546
                                sulfur hydride 2070
                                  hydrogen sulfide 2070
                                    thiol group 1953
                                      thiol 1953
                                        alkanethiol 102
                                          ethanethiol 0
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