CHEBI:15674 - 2,3-dihydroxybutanedioic acid

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ChEBI Name 2,3-dihydroxybutanedioic acid
ChEBI ID CHEBI:15674
Definition A tetraric acid that is butanedioic acid substituted by hydroxy groups at positions 2 and 3.
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Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:9404
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Formula C4H6O6
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 150.08684
Monoisotopic Mass 150.016
InChI InChI=1S/C4H6O6/c5-1(3(7)8)2(6)4(9)10/h1-2,5-6H,(H,7,8)(H,9,10)
InChIKey FEWJPZIEWOKRBE-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES OC(C(O)C(O)=O)C(O)=O
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 xenobiotic metabolite
Any human metabolite produced by metabolism of a xenobiotic compound in humans.
plant metabolite
Any eukaryotic metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in plants, the kingdom that include flowering plants, conifers and other gymnosperms.
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Outgoing 2,3-dihydroxybutanedioic acid (CHEBI:15674) has role human xenobiotic metabolite (CHEBI:76967)
2,3-dihydroxybutanedioic acid (CHEBI:15674) has role plant metabolite (CHEBI:76924)
2,3-dihydroxybutanedioic acid (CHEBI:15674) is a tetraric acid (CHEBI:26933)
2,3-dihydroxybutanedioic acid (CHEBI:15674) is conjugate acid of 3-carboxy-2,3-dihydroxypropanoate (CHEBI:48929)
Incoming fertaric acid (CHEBI:91032) has functional parent 2,3-dihydroxybutanedioic acid (CHEBI:15674)
meso-tartaric acid (CHEBI:15673) is a 2,3-dihydroxybutanedioic acid (CHEBI:15674)
tartaric acid (CHEBI:26849) is a 2,3-dihydroxybutanedioic acid (CHEBI:15674)
3-carboxy-2,3-dihydroxypropanoate (CHEBI:48929) is conjugate base of 2,3-dihydroxybutanedioic acid (CHEBI:15674)
IUPAC Name
2,3-dihydroxybutanedioic acid
Synonyms Sources
(+)-Tartaric acid KEGG COMPOUND
(2R,3R)-Tartaric acid KEGG COMPOUND
(R,R)-Tartrate KEGG COMPOUND
2,3-dihydroxysuccinic acid ChEBI
L-Tartaric acid KEGG COMPOUND
Tartaric acid KEGG COMPOUND
Database Links Databases
C00001206 KNApSAcK
C00898 KEGG COMPOUND
D00103 KEGG DRUG
Tartaric_Acid Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
27021 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
510169 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
87-69-4 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
Last Modified
29 January 2016