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CHEBI ONTOLOGY - ANNOTATIONS

The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at http://www.ebi.ac.uk/chebi/. The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/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:antimicrobial food preservative
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Accession:CHEBI:65256 term browser browse the term
Definition:A food preservative which prevents decomposition of food by preventing the growth of fungi or bacteria. In European countries, E-numbers for permitted food preservatives are from E200 to E299, divided into sorbates (E200-209), benzoates (E210-219), sulfites (E220-229), phenols and formates (E230-239), nitrates (E240-259), acetates (E260-269), lactates (E270-279), propionates (E280-289) and others (E290-299).
Synonyms:related_synonym: antimicrobial food preservatives;   antimicrobial preservative;   antimicrobial preservatives


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      CHEBI ontology 19812
        role 19761
          biological role 19761
            antimicrobial agent 17400
              antimicrobial food preservative 11833
                acetic acid + 10854
                benzoic acid + 4157
                biphenyl + 197
                butyl benzoate 0
                ethylparaben 20
                methylparaben 562
                nisin 0
                potassium sorbate 0
                propyl benzoate 0
                sodium benzoate + 19
                sodium nitrite 29
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      CHEBI ontology 19812
        role 19761
          biological role 19761
            physiological role 19759
              food component 19759
                food additive 15111
                  food preservative 11890
                    antimicrobial food preservative 11833
                      acetic acid + 10854
                      benzoic acid + 4157
                      biphenyl + 197
                      butyl benzoate 0
                      ethylparaben 20
                      methylparaben 562
                      nisin 0
                      potassium sorbate 0
                      propyl benzoate 0
                      sodium benzoate + 19
                      sodium nitrite 29
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