CHEBI:17522 - alditol

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ChEBI Name alditol
ChEBI ID CHEBI:17522
Definition A carbohydrate that is an acyclic polyol having the general formula HOCH2[CH(OH)]nCH2OH (formally derivable from an aldose by reduction of the carbonyl group).
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:2556, CHEBI:13754, CHEBI:22298
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Formula (CH2O)nC2H6O2
Net Charge 0
ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing alditol (CHEBI:17522) is a carbohydrate (CHEBI:16646)
alditol (CHEBI:17522) is a polyol (CHEBI:26191)
Incoming alditol derivative (CHEBI:63423) has functional parent alditol (CHEBI:17522)
alditol phosphate (CHEBI:22297) has functional parent alditol (CHEBI:17522)
glycerol (CHEBI:17754) is a alditol (CHEBI:17522)
glycosyl alditol (CHEBI:36307) is a alditol (CHEBI:17522)
heptitol (CHEBI:46658) is a alditol (CHEBI:17522)
hexane-1,2,3,4,5,6-hexol (CHEBI:125392) is a alditol (CHEBI:17522)
hexitol (CHEBI:24583) is a alditol (CHEBI:17522)
melibiitol (CHEBI:27527) is a alditol (CHEBI:17522)
pentitol (CHEBI:25899) is a alditol (CHEBI:17522)
tetritol (CHEBI:33729) is a alditol (CHEBI:17522)
Synonyms Sources
Alditol KEGG COMPOUND
alditols ChEBI
Glycitol KEGG COMPOUND
Sugar alcohol KEGG COMPOUND
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Last Modified
13 October 2016