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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:3-(imidazol-1-yl)lactic acid
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Definition:An imidazolyl carboxylic acid that is lactic acid in which one of the methyl hydrogens is substituted by an imidazol-1-yl group.
Synonyms:related_synonym: 1-Imidazolelactic acid;   2-hydroxy-3-(1H-imidazol-1-yl)propanoic acid;   Formula=C6H8N2O3;   InChI=1S/C6H8N2O3/c9-5(6(10)11)3-8-2-1-7-4-8/h1-2,4-5,9H,3H2,(H,10,11);   InChIKey=JTYMXXCJQKGGFG-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   SMILES=OC(CN1C=NC=C1)C(O)=O
 xref: HMDB:HMDB0002320;   PMID:22770225

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                atom 19772
                  main group element atom 19662
                    p-block element atom 19662
                      carbon group element atom 19579
                        carbon atom 19569
                          organic molecular entity 19569
                            organic group 18613
                              organic divalent group 18604
                                organodiyl group 18604
                                  carbonyl group 18521
                                    carbonyl compound 18521
                                      carboxylic acid 18196
                                        monocarboxylic acid 17604
                                          fatty acid 16009
                                            saturated fatty acid 15983
                                              propionic acid 3684
                                                2-hydroxypropanoic acid 2792
                                                  (R)-lactic acid 2792
                                                    rac-lactic acid 2792
                                                      3-(imidazol-1-yl)lactic acid 0
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