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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:76478 term browser browse the term
Definition:A diglyceride resulting from the formal condensation of any two of the hydroxy groups of glycerol with the carboxy groups of two molecules of butanoic acid (either R1 = H and R2 = butanoyl, or R1 = butanoyl and R2 = H). A 'closed class'.
Synonyms:related_synonym: Formula=C11H20O5;   SMILES=O(CC(COC(=O)CCC)O*)*;   dibutanoylglycerol

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Il4 interleukin 4 multiple interactions ISO [dibutyrylglycerol analog co-treated with Fluorescein-5-isothiocyanate] affects the secretion of IL4 protein CTD PMID:29198882 NCBI chr10:38,963,979...38,969,531
Ensembl chr10:38,963,979...38,969,531
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G Trpa1 transient receptor potential cation channel, subfamily A, member 1 increases activity ISO dibutyrylglycerol analog results in increased activity of TRPA1 protein CTD PMID:29198882 NCBI chr 5:3,783,247...3,836,485
Ensembl chr 5:3,783,247...3,836,485
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  CHEBI ontology 19771
    role 19716
      biological role 19716
        osmolyte 2051
          glycerol 1774
            glycerolipid 267
              glyceride 96
                diglyceride 14
                  dibutyrin 2
                    1,2-dibutyrin 2
                    1,3-dibutyrin 0
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  CHEBI ontology 19771
    subatomic particle 19770
      composite particle 19770
        hadron 19770
          baryon 19770
            nucleon 19770
              atomic nucleus 19770
                atom 19770
                  main group element atom 19658
                    p-block element atom 19658
                      carbon group element atom 19574
                        carbon atom 19564
                          organic molecular entity 19564
                            organic group 18599
                              organic divalent group 18590
                                organodiyl group 18590
                                  carbonyl group 18505
                                    carbonyl compound 18505
                                      carboxylic acid 18157
                                        monocarboxylic acid 17530
                                          fatty acid 16014
                                            short-chain fatty acid 15702
                                              fatty acid 4:0 7858
                                                butyric acid 6207
                                                  butyrate ester 1758
                                                    dibutyrin 2
                                                      1,2-dibutyrin 2
                                                      1,3-dibutyrin 0
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