CHEBI:39022 - inclusion compound

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ChEBI Name inclusion compound
ChEBI ID CHEBI:39022
Definition A complex in which one component (the host) forms a cavity or, in the case of a crystal, a crystal lattice containing spaces in the shape of long tunnels or channels in which molecular entities of a second chemical species (the guest) are located. There is no covalent bonding between guest and host, the attraction being generally due to van der Waals forces.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing inclusion compound (CHEBI:39022) is a non-covalently-bound molecular entity (CHEBI:50967)
Incoming clathrate compound (CHEBI:39024) is a inclusion compound (CHEBI:39022)
IUPAC Name
inclusion compound
Synonyms Sources
composé d'inclusion IUPAC
compuesto de inclusión IUPAC
compuestos de inclusión IUPAC
inclusion complex IUPAC
inclusion compounds ChEBI
Last Modified
20 January 2009