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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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  CHEBI ontology 19786
    role 19732
      chemical role 19281
        environmental contaminant 18621
          (4-chloro-2-methylphenoxy)acetic acid 4
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  CHEBI ontology 19786
    subatomic particle 19784
      composite particle 19784
        hadron 19784
          baryon 19784
            nucleon 19784
              atomic nucleus 19784
                atom 19784
                  main group element atom 19675
                    p-block element atom 19675
                      carbon group element atom 19596
                        carbon atom 19586
                          organic molecular entity 19586
                            organic group 18631
                              organic divalent group 18622
                                organodiyl group 18622
                                  carbonyl group 18537
                                    carbonyl compound 18537
                                      carboxylic acid 18215
                                        hydroxy carboxylic acid 3651
                                          hydroxy monocarboxylic acid 3651
                                            2-hydroxy monocarboxylic acid 2925
                                              glycolic acid 169
                                                phenoxyacetic acid 165
                                                  chlorophenoxyacetic acid 165
                                                    (4-chloro-2-methylphenoxy)acetic acid 4
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