CHEBI:16583 - butane-2,3-dione

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ChEBI Name butane-2,3-dione
ChEBI ID CHEBI:16583
Definition An α-diketone that is butane substituted by oxo groups at positions 2 and 3. It is a metabolite produced during the malolactic fermentation.
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Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:4479, CHEBI:14134
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Formula C4H6O2
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 86.08924
Monoisotopic Mass 86.037
InChI InChI=1S/C4H6O2/c1-3(5)4(2)6/h1-2H3
InChIKey QSJXEFYPDANLFS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES CC(=O)C(C)=O
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): Escherichia coli metabolite
Any bacterial metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in Escherichia coli.
Saccharomyces cerevisiae metabolite
Any fungal metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in Baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae ).
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Outgoing butane-2,3-dione (CHEBI:16583) has role Escherichia coli metabolite (CHEBI:76971)
butane-2,3-dione (CHEBI:16583) has role Saccharomyces cerevisiae metabolite (CHEBI:75772)
butane-2,3-dione (CHEBI:16583) is a α-diketone (CHEBI:51869)
IUPAC Name
butane-2,3-dione
Synonyms Sources
2,3-Butadione ChemIDplus
2,3-butandione NIST Chemistry WebBook
2,3-Butanedione KEGG COMPOUND
2,3-Diketobutane ChemIDplus
2,3-Dioxobutane ChemIDplus
Biacetyl KEGG COMPOUND
Diacetyl KEGG COMPOUND
diacetyl UniProt
Dimethyl glyoxal ChemIDplus
Dimethylglyoxal KEGG COMPOUND
Database Links Databases
C00741 KEGG COMPOUND
HMDB0003407 HMDB
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
431-03-8 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
431-03-8 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
431-03-8 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
605398 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
605398 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
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Last Modified
23 October 2015