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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 chr10:37,771,203...37,776,750
Ensembl chr10:37,771,203...37,776,750
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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 5:4,379,999...4,433,243
Ensembl chr 5:4,379,999...4,433,570
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  CHEBI ontology 20050
    role 20001
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          metabolite 19605
            prokaryotic metabolite 18603
              bacterial metabolite 18603
                Mycoplasma genitalium metabolite 8160
                  1,2-dibutyrin 2
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    subatomic particle 20048
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              atomic nucleus 20048
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                  main group element atom 19948
                    p-block element atom 19948
                      carbon group element atom 19872
                        carbon atom 19863
                          organic molecular entity 19863
                            organic group 18937
                              organic divalent group 18922
                                organodiyl group 18922
                                  carbonyl group 18872
                                    carbonyl compound 18872
                                      carboxylic acid 18556
                                        monocarboxylic acid 17740
                                          fatty acid 16146
                                            short-chain fatty acid 15788
                                              fatty acid 4:0 7902
                                                butyric acid 6274
                                                  butyrate ester 1768
                                                    dibutyrin 2
                                                      1,2-dibutyrin 2
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