CHEBI:15740 - formate

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ChEBI Name formate
ChEBI ID CHEBI:15740
Definition A monocarboxylic acid anion that is the conjugate base of formic acid. Induces severe metabolic acidosis and ocular injury in human subjects.
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Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:14276, CHEBI:24081
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Formula CHO2
Net Charge -1
Average Mass 45.01744
InChI InChI=1S/CH2O2/c2-1-3/h1H,(H,2,3)/p-1
InChIKey BDAGIHXWWSANSR-UHFFFAOYSA-M
SMILES [H]C([O-])=O
Metabolite of Species Details
Homo sapiens (NCBI:9606) See: DOI
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): human metabolite
Any mammalian metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in humans (Homo sapiens).
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Outgoing formate (CHEBI:15740) has role human metabolite (CHEBI:77746)
formate (CHEBI:15740) is a monocarboxylic acid anion (CHEBI:35757)
formate (CHEBI:15740) is conjugate base of formic acid (CHEBI:30751)
Incoming ethylammonium formate (CHEBI:63880) has part formate (CHEBI:15740)
sodium formate (CHEBI:62965) has part formate (CHEBI:15740)
formic acid (CHEBI:30751) is conjugate acid of formate (CHEBI:15740)
carboxylato group (CHEBI:18245) is substituent group from formate (CHEBI:15740)
IUPAC Name
formate
Synonyms Sources
aminate ChEBI
formate UniProt
formiate ChEBI
formic acid, ion(1−) ChemIDplus
formylate ChEBI
HCO2 anion NIST Chemistry WebBook
hydrogen carboxylate ChEBI
methanoate ChEBI
Database Links Databases
C00058 KEGG COMPOUND
c0106 UM-BBD
Formate Wikipedia
FORMATE MetaCyc
HMDB00142 HMDB
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1006 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
1901205 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
1901205 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
71-47-6 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
71-47-6 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
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30 April 2015