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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.

Term:(4-chloro-2-methylphenoxy)acetic acid
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Accession:CHEBI:50099 term browser browse the term
Definition:A chlorophenoxyacetic acid that is (4-chlorophenoxy)acetic acid substituted by a methyl group at position 2.
Synonyms:related_synonym: (2-Methyl-4-chlorophenoxy)acetic acid;   2,4-MCPA;   2-Methyl-4-chlorophenoxyacetic acid;   2-Methyl-4-chlorphenoxyessigsaeure;   Agroxone;   Formula=C9H9ClO3;   InChI=1S/C9H9ClO3/c1-6-4-7(10)2-3-8(6)13-5-9(11)12/h2-4H,5H2,1H3,(H,11,12);   InChIKey=WHKUVVPPKQRRBV-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   MCP;   MCPA;   SMILES=Cc1cc(Cl)ccc1OCC(O)=O;   [(4-Chloro-o-tolyl)oxy]acetic acid
 xref: Beilstein:2051752;   CAS:94-74-6;   KEGG:C18528
 xref_mesh: MESH:D008456
 xref: PMID:15669026;   PPDB:427;   Patent:GB573479;   Patent:GB573510;   Patent:US274810;   Pesticides:mcpa;   Reaxys:2051752;   Wikipedia:MCPA

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Clcnka chloride voltage-gated channel Ka decreases activity EXP 2-Methyl-4-chlorophenoxyacetic Acid analog results in decreased activity of CLCNKA protein CTD PMID:15167890 NCBI chr 5:159,931,497...159,946,483
Ensembl chr 5:159,931,511...159,946,446
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G Clcnkb chloride voltage-gated channel Kb decreases activity EXP 2-Methyl-4-chlorophenoxyacetic Acid analog results in decreased activity of CLCNKB protein CTD PMID:15167890 NCBI chr 5:159,950,384...159,973,576
Ensembl chr 5:159,950,392...159,962,676
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G Slc1a2 solute carrier family 1 member 2 affects expression EXP 2-Methyl-4-chlorophenoxyacetic Acid affects the expression of SLC1A2 protein CTD PMID:16019039 NCBI chr 3:92,518,679...92,665,731
Ensembl chr 3:92,640,752...92,665,644
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G Tnf tumor necrosis factor increases expression ISO 2-Methyl-4-chlorophenoxyacetic Acid results in increased expression of TNF protein CTD PMID:10883730 NCBI chr20:5,189,382...5,192,000
Ensembl chr20:5,189,390...5,192,000
Ensembl chr20:5,189,390...5,192,000
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      chemical role 19255
        environmental contaminant 18593
          (4-chloro-2-methylphenoxy)acetic acid 4
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  CHEBI ontology 19767
    subatomic particle 19766
      composite particle 19766
        hadron 19766
          baryon 19766
            nucleon 19766
              atomic nucleus 19766
                atom 19766
                  main group element atom 19657
                    p-block element atom 19657
                      carbon group element atom 19573
                        carbon atom 19563
                          organic molecular entity 19563
                            organic group 18599
                              organic divalent group 18590
                                organodiyl group 18590
                                  carbonyl group 18505
                                    carbonyl compound 18505
                                      carboxylic acid 18156
                                        hydroxy carboxylic acid 3616
                                          hydroxy monocarboxylic acid 3616
                                            2-hydroxy monocarboxylic acid 2918
                                              glycolic acid 164
                                                phenoxyacetic acid 160
                                                  chlorophenoxyacetic acid 160
                                                    (4-chloro-2-methylphenoxy)acetic acid 4
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