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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:47077 term browser browse the term
Definition:A member of the class of bromomethanes that is methane substituted by two bromo groups. It is produced by marine algae.
Synonyms:related_synonym: CH2Br2;   Dibrommethan;   Formula=CH2Br2;   InChI=1S/CH2Br2/c2-1-3/h1H2;   InChIKey=FJBFPHVGVWTDIP-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   Methylenbromid;   SMILES=[H]C([H])(Br)Br;   methylene bromide;   methylene dibromide
 xref: Beilstein:969143;   CAS:74-95-3;   Gmelin:25649
 xref_mesh: MESH:C027947
 xref: PDBeChem:2BM;   PMID:19941875;   PMID:24622955;   Reaxys:969143;   Wikipedia:Dibromomethane

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Gstt1 glutathione S-transferase theta 1 multiple interactions
affects metabolic processing
GSTT1 protein affects the metabolism of and results in increased activity of methylene bromide
GSTT1 protein affects the metabolism of methylene bromide
CTD PMID:8565128, PMID:11511186, PMID:14727918 NCBI chr20:13,799,102...13,816,527
Ensembl chr20:13,799,102...13,816,526
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    role 19732
      biological role 19732
        biochemical role 19281
          metabolite 19262
            marine metabolite 5133
              dibromomethane 1
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  CHEBI ontology 19785
    subatomic particle 19782
      composite particle 19782
        hadron 19782
          baryon 19782
            nucleon 19782
              atomic nucleus 19782
                atom 19782
                  main group element atom 19670
                    main group molecular entity 19670
                      s-block molecular entity 19428
                        hydrogen molecular entity 19418
                          hydrides 18685
                            organic hydride 18248
                              organic fundamental parent 18248
                                hydrocarbon 17968
                                  halohydrocarbon 13938
                                    haloalkane 11658
                                      bromoalkane 85
                                        bromomethanes 6
                                          dibromomethane 1
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