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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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Definition:A nitrile that is benzonitrile which is substituted by chlorines at positions 2 and 6. A cellulose synthesis inhibitor, it is used as a pre-emergent and early post-emergent herbicide.
Synonyms:related_synonym: 2,6-DBN;   2,6-Dichlorobenzoic acid nitrile;   2,6-Dichlorophenyl cyanide;   DBN;   DCB;   Dichlobanil;   Formula=C7H3Cl2N;   InChI=1S/C7H3Cl2N/c8-6-2-1-3-7(9)5(6)4-10/h1-3H;   InChIKey=YOYAIZYFCNQIRF-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   SMILES=Clc1cccc(Cl)c1C#N;   dichlobenil
 alt_id: CHEBI:73174
 xref: Beilstein:1909167;   CAS:1194-65-6;   KEGG:C11040;   LINCS:LSM-19017
 xref_mesh: MESH:C055869
 xref: PMID:16665454;   PMID:17225099;   PMID:20534772;   PMID:21703663;   PPDB:214;   Pesticides:dichlobenil;   Reaxys:1909167;   Wikipedia:2\,6-Dichlorobenzonitrile

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Cyp2a3 cytochrome P450, family 2, subfamily a, polypeptide 3 increases metabolic processing ISO CYP2A5 protein results in increased metabolism of dichlobanil CTD PMID:20840855 NCBI chr 1:82,171,914...82,179,980
Ensembl chr 1:82,169,949...82,179,979
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G Il6 interleukin 6 multiple interactions
increases expression
ISO Dexamethasone inhibits the reaction [dichlobanil results in increased expression of IL6 protein] CTD PMID:23921153 NCBI chr 4:5,214,602...5,219,178
Ensembl chr 4:5,213,394...5,219,178
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G Por cytochrome p450 oxidoreductase decreases response to substance ISO POR protein results in decreased susceptibility to dichlobanil CTD PMID:20840855 NCBI chr12:20,951,058...20,999,198
Ensembl chr12:20,951,058...20,999,245
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