CHEBI:51340 - pristanic acid

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ChEBI Name pristanic acid
ChEBI ID CHEBI:51340
Definition A branched, long-chain saturated fatty acid composed of pentadecanoic acid having methyl substituents at the 2-, 6-, 10- and 14-positions.
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Formula C19H38O2
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 298.50382
Monoisotopic Mass 298.287
InChI InChI=1S/C19H38O2/c1-15(2)9-6-10-16(3)11-7-12-17(4)13-8-14-18(5)19(20)21/h15-18H,6-14H2,1-5H3,(H,20,21)
InChIKey PAHGJZDQXIOYTH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES CC(C)CCCC(C)CCCC(C)CCCC(C)C(O)=O
Metabolite of Species Details
Homo sapiens (NCBI:9606) See: DOI
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): Bronsted acid
A molecular entity capable of donating a hydron to an acceptor (Bronsted base).
(via oxoacid )
Biological Role(s): human metabolite
Any mammalian metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in humans (Homo sapiens).
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Outgoing pristanic acid (CHEBI:51340) has role human metabolite (CHEBI:77746)
pristanic acid (CHEBI:51340) is a branched-chain saturated fatty acid (CHEBI:39417)
pristanic acid (CHEBI:51340) is a long-chain fatty acid (CHEBI:15904)
pristanic acid (CHEBI:51340) is a methyl-branched fatty acid (CHEBI:62499)
pristanic acid (CHEBI:51340) is conjugate acid of pristanate (CHEBI:77268)
Incoming pristanoyl-CoA (CHEBI:51341) has functional parent pristanic acid (CHEBI:51340)
pristanate (CHEBI:77268) is conjugate base of pristanic acid (CHEBI:51340)
IUPAC Name
2,6,10,14-tetramethylpentadecanoic acid
Synonyms Sources
2,6,10,14-Tetramethyl-pentadecansäure ChEBI
2,6,10,14-tetramethylpentadecylic acid ChEBI
acide pristanique ChEBI
ácido pristánico ChEBI
Pristaninsäure ChEBI
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1189-37-3 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
1786841 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
11861706 PubMed citation Europe PMC
9819701 PubMed citation Europe PMC
Last Modified
12 April 2017