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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:food packaging gas
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Accession:CHEBI:77974 term browser browse the term
Definition:A food additive that is a (generally inert) gas which is used to envelop foodstuffs during packing and so protect them from unwanted chemical reactions such as food spoilage or oxidation during subsequent transport and storage. The term includes propellant gases, used to expel foods from a container.
Synonyms:related_synonym: food packaging gases
 xref: Wikipedia:Packaging_gas


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  CHEBI ontology 19761
    role 19711
      application 19401
        food additive 14749
          food packaging gas 3548
            argon(0) 0
            carbon dioxide 20
            dihydrogen + 17
            dinitrogen 21
            dinitrogen oxide 8
            dioxygen + 3526
            helium(0) 0
            octafluorocyclobutane 0
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  CHEBI ontology 19761
    role 19711
      biological role 19711
        physiological role 19704
          food component 19704
            food additive 14749
              food packaging gas 3548
                argon(0) 0
                carbon dioxide 20
                dihydrogen + 17
                dinitrogen 21
                dinitrogen oxide 8
                dioxygen + 3526
                helium(0) 0
                octafluorocyclobutane 0
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