ChEBI Name bromomethane
ChEBI ID CHEBI:39275
Definition A one-carbon compound in which the carbon is attached by single bonds to three bromine atoms and one hydrogen atom. It is produced naturally by marine algae.
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Formula CH3Br
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 94.93852
InChI InChI=1S/CH3Br/c1-2/h1H3
InChIKey GZUXJHMPEANEGY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES [H]C([H])([H])Br
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): marine metabolite
Any metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in marine macro- and microorganisms.
algal metabolite
Any eukaryotic metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in algae including unicellular organisms like chlorella and diatoms to multicellular organisms like giant kelps and brown algae.
Application(s): fumigant insecticide

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Outgoing bromomethane (CHEBI:39275) has role algal metabolite (CHEBI:84735)
bromomethane (CHEBI:39275) has role fumigant insecticide (CHEBI:39277)
bromomethane (CHEBI:39275) has role marine metabolite (CHEBI:76507)
bromomethane (CHEBI:39275) is a bromomethanes (CHEBI:39278)
bromomethane (CHEBI:39275) is a methyl halides (CHEBI:25253)
bromomethane (CHEBI:39275) is a one-carbon compound (CHEBI:64708)
IUPAC Name
bromomethane
Synonyms Sources
Brommethan ChEBI
bromomethane UniProt
BROMOMETHANE PDBeChem
CH3Br IUPAC
Embafume ChemIDplus
MeBr IUPAC
methyl bromide NIST Chemistry WebBook
Methylbromid NIST Chemistry WebBook
Monobrommethan ChEBI
monobromomethane ChemIDplus
Database Links Databases
BMM PDBeChem
Bromomethane Wikipedia
C18447 KEGG COMPOUND
HMDB31524 HMDB
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1209223 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
1209223 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
74-83-9 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
74-83-9 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
74-83-9 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
916 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
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10 febrero 2015