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CHEBI:24996 - lactate

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ChEBI Name lactate
ChEBI ID CHEBI:24996
Definition A hydroxy monocarboxylic acid anion that is the conjugate base of lactic acid, arising from deprotonation of the carboxy group.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
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Formula C3H5O3
Net Charge -1
Average Mass 89.07000
Monoisotopic Mass 89.024
InChI InChI=1S/C3H6O3/c1-2(4)3(5)6/h2,4H,1H3,(H,5,6)/p-1
InChIKey JVTAAEKCZFNVCJ-UHFFFAOYSA-M
SMILES CC(O)C([O-])=O
Metabolite of Species Details
Homo sapiens (NCBI:9606) See: PubMed
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): human metabolite
Any mammalian metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in humans (Homo sapiens).
Escherichia coli metabolite
Any bacterial metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in Escherichia coli.
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing lactate (CHEBI:24996) has functional parent propionate (CHEBI:17272)
lactate (CHEBI:24996) has role Escherichia coli metabolite (CHEBI:76971)
lactate (CHEBI:24996) has role human metabolite (CHEBI:77746)
lactate (CHEBI:24996) is a hydroxy monocarboxylic acid anion (CHEBI:36059)
lactate (CHEBI:24996) is conjugate base of 2-hydroxypropanoic acid (CHEBI:78320)
lactate (CHEBI:24996) is conjugate base of rac-lactic acid (CHEBI:28358)
Incoming 3-(4-hydroxy-3,5-diiodophenyl)lactate (CHEBI:57647) has functional parent lactate (CHEBI:24996)
3-(4-hydroxyphenyl)lactate (CHEBI:36659) has functional parent lactate (CHEBI:24996)
3-(6-hydroxyindol-3-yl)lactate (CHEBI:27524) has functional parent lactate (CHEBI:24996)
3-(imidazol-5-yl)lactate (CHEBI:24773) has functional parent lactate (CHEBI:24996)
3-(indol-3-yl)lactate (CHEBI:17282) has functional parent lactate (CHEBI:24996)
3-mercaptolactic acid (CHEBI:28580) has functional parent lactate (CHEBI:24996)
3-phenyllactate (CHEBI:8100) has functional parent lactate (CHEBI:24996)
lactate salt (CHEBI:24997) has part lactate (CHEBI:24996)
sodium lactate (CHEBI:75228) has part lactate (CHEBI:24996)
(R)-lactate (CHEBI:16004) is a lactate (CHEBI:24996)
(S)-lactate (CHEBI:16651) is a lactate (CHEBI:24996)
2-hydroxypropanoic acid (CHEBI:78320) is conjugate acid of lactate (CHEBI:24996)
rac-lactic acid (CHEBI:28358) is conjugate acid of lactate (CHEBI:24996)
IUPAC Name
2-hydroxypropanoate
Synonyms Sources
2-hydroxypropanoic acid, ion(1−) ChemIDplus
2-hydroxypropionate ChemIDplus
b-lactate ChEBI
β-lactate ChEBI
lactate UniProt
MeCH(OH)CO2 anion NIST Chemistry WebBook
Database Links Databases
C01432 KEGG COMPOUND
Lactate MetaCyc
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
113-21-3 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
113-21-3 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
240074 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
3587719 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
Last Modified
24 July 2015