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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:76537 term browser browse the term
Definition:A dibutyrin resulting from the condensation the secondary hydroxy group and one of the primary hydroxy groups of glycerol with butyric acid.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: 3-hydroxypropane-1,2-diyl dibutanoate
 related_synonym: (2-butanoyloxy-3-hydroxypropyl) butanoate;   2,3-dibutyrin;   Formula=C11H20O5;   InChI=1S/C11H20O5/c1-3-5-10(13)15-8-9(7-12)16-11(14)6-4-2/h9,12H,3-8H2,1-2H3;   InChIKey=AWHAUPZHZYUHOM-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   SMILES=CCCC(=O)OCC(CO)OC(=O)CCC;   alpha,beta-dibutyrine;   beta-dibutyrin;   glycerin-1,2-dibutyrate;   glycerin-alpha,beta-dibutyrin;   glycerol-1,2-dibutanoate;   glycerol-1,2-dibutyrate;   glycerol-alpha,beta-dibutanozte;   glycerol-alpha,beta-dibutyrate;   glycerol-alpha,beta-dibutyrin
 xref: CAS:32648-01-4
 xref_mesh: MESH:C063304
 xref: MetaCyc:CPD-13040;   PMID:22817898;   Reaxys:1726810

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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 19792
    role 19738
      biological role 19737
        biochemical role 19241
          metabolite 19218
            prokaryotic metabolite 18376
              bacterial metabolite 18376
                Mycoplasma genitalium metabolite 6928
                  1,2-dibutyrin 2
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  CHEBI ontology 19792
    subatomic particle 19788
      composite particle 19788
        hadron 19788
          baryon 19788
            nucleon 19788
              atomic nucleus 19788
                atom 19788
                  main group element atom 19675
                    p-block element atom 19675
                      carbon group element atom 19571
                        carbon atom 19560
                          organic molecular entity 19560
                            organic group 18508
                              organic divalent group 18501
                                organodiyl group 18501
                                  carbonyl group 18404
                                    carbonyl compound 18404
                                      carboxylic acid 18079
                                        monocarboxylic acid 17425
                                          fatty acid 15860
                                            short-chain fatty acid 15510
                                              fatty acid 4:0 7021
                                                butyric acid 5300
                                                  butyrate ester 1754
                                                    dibutyrin 2
                                                      1,2-dibutyrin 2
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