CHEBI:15318 - xanthine

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ChEBI Name xanthine
ChEBI ID CHEBI:15318
Definition A purine nucleobase found in humans and other organisms.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Formula C5H4N4O2
Metabolite of Species Details
Homo sapiens (NCBI:9606) See: PubMed
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): fundamental metabolite
Any metabolite produced by all living cells.
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Outgoing xanthine (CHEBI:15318) has role fundamental metabolite (CHEBI:78675)
xanthine (CHEBI:15318) is a oxopurine (CHEBI:25810)
xanthine (CHEBI:15318) is a purine nucleobase (CHEBI:26386)
Incoming 3-isobutyl-1-methylxanthine (CHEBI:48518) has functional parent xanthine (CHEBI:15318)
methylxanthine (CHEBI:25348) has functional parent xanthine (CHEBI:15318)
xanthine-8-carboxylate (CHEBI:16806) has functional parent xanthine (CHEBI:15318)
xanthine-8-carboxylic acid (CHEBI:30881) has functional parent xanthine (CHEBI:15318)
7H-xanthine (CHEBI:48517) is a xanthine (CHEBI:15318)
9H-xanthine (CHEBI:17712) is a xanthine (CHEBI:15318)
Database Links Databases
C00019660 KNApSAcK
ECMDB00292 ECMDB
YMDB00263 YMDB
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Citation Waiting for Citations Type Source
24629268 PubMed citation Europe PMC
Last Modified
19 September 2014