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fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)

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ChEBI Name fatty acid
ChEBI ID CHEBI:35366
Definition Any aliphatic monocarboxylic acid derived from or contained in esterified form in an animal or vegetable fat, oil or wax.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:4984, CHEBI:13633, CHEBI:24024
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Formula Source
CHO2R ChEBI
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 45.01740
SMILES
OC([*])=O
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): Bronsted acid
A molecular entity capable of donating a hydron to an acceptor (Bronsted base).
(via oxoacid )
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing fatty acid (CHEBI:35366) is a lipid (CHEBI:18059)
fatty acid (CHEBI:35366) is a monocarboxylic acid (CHEBI:25384)
fatty acid (CHEBI:35366) is conjugate acid of fatty acid anion (CHEBI:28868)
Incoming fatty acid derivative (CHEBI:61697) has functional parent fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
fatty acid ester (CHEBI:35748) has functional parent fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
fatty acyl-AMP (CHEBI:83621) has functional parent fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
fatty acyl-CoA (CHEBI:37554) has functional parent fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
fatty amide (CHEBI:29348) has functional parent fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
wax ester (CHEBI:10036) has functional parent fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
lecithin (CHEBI:61995) has part fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
royal jelly (CHEBI:78665) has part fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
2,3,4-saturated fatty acid (CHEBI:71667) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
2,3-saturated fatty acid (CHEBI:76929) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
branched-chain fatty acid (CHEBI:35819) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
cyclic fatty acid (CHEBI:59238) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
deuterated fatty acid (CHEBI:75427) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
halo fatty acid (CHEBI:60692) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
hydroperoxy fatty acid (CHEBI:64009) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
hydroxy fatty acid (CHEBI:24654) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
long-chain fatty acid (CHEBI:15904) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
medium-chain fatty acid (CHEBI:59554) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
nitrogen-containing fatty acid (CHEBI:60690) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
oxa fatty acid (CHEBI:61410) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
oxo fatty acid (CHEBI:59644) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
oxylipin (CHEBI:61121) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
saturated fatty acid (CHEBI:26607) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
short-chain fatty acid (CHEBI:26666) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
straight-chain fatty acid (CHEBI:59202) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
thia fatty acid (CHEBI:59643) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
thio-fatty acid (CHEBI:59913) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
unsaturated fatty acid (CHEBI:27208) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
very long-chain fatty acid (CHEBI:27283) is a fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
fatty acid anion (CHEBI:28868) is conjugate base of fatty acid (CHEBI:35366)
IUPAC Name
fatty acids
Synonyms Sources
acide gras ChEBI
acides gras ChemIDplus
ácido graso ChEBI
ácidos grasos ChEBI
Fatty acid KEGG COMPOUND
fatty acids ChEBI
Fettsäure ChEBI
Fettsäuren ChEBI
Database Links Databases
C00162 KEGG COMPOUND
Fatty_acid Wikipedia
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Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
14287444 PubMed citation CiteXplore
14300208 PubMed citation CiteXplore
14328676 PubMed citation CiteXplore
General Comment
2011-02-16 Natural fatty acids commonly have a chain of 4 to 28 carbons (usually unbranched and even-numbered), which may be saturated or unsaturated.
 
Last Modified
04 August 2014

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