CHEBI:17437 - dimethyl sulfide

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ChEBI Name dimethyl sulfide
ChEBI ID CHEBI:17437
Definition A methyl sulfide in which the sulfur atom is substituted by two methyl groups. It is produced naturally by some marine algae.
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Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:44169, CHEBI:4611, CHEBI:14168, CHEBI:14175, CHEBI:23800
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Formula C2H6S
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 62.13504
InChI InChI=1S/C2H6S/c1-3-2/h1-2H3
InChIKey QMMFVYPAHWMCMS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES CSC
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): marine metabolite
Any metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in marine macro- and microorganisms.
bacterial xenobiotic metabolite
Any bacterial metabolite produced by metabolism of a xenobiotic compound in bacteria.
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.
EC 3.5.1.4 (amidase) inhibitor
An EC 3.5.1.* (non-peptide linear amide C-N hydrolase) inhibitor that interferes with the action of amidase (EC 3.5.1.4).
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Outgoing dimethyl sulfide (CHEBI:17437) has role algal metabolite (CHEBI:84735)
dimethyl sulfide (CHEBI:17437) has role bacterial xenobiotic metabolite (CHEBI:76976)
dimethyl sulfide (CHEBI:17437) has role EC 3.5.1.4 (amidase) inhibitor (CHEBI:77941)
dimethyl sulfide (CHEBI:17437) has role marine metabolite (CHEBI:76507)
dimethyl sulfide (CHEBI:17437) is a methyl sulfide (CHEBI:25260)
Incoming sulfanediylbis(methylene) group (CHEBI:46972) is substituent group from dimethyl sulfide (CHEBI:17437)
IUPAC Name
(methylsulfanyl)methane
Synonyms Sources
(METHYLSULFANYL)METHANE PDBeChem
2-thiapropane ChemIDplus
[SMe2] MolBase
Dimethyl sulfide KEGG COMPOUND
dimethyl sulfide UniProt
dimethyl sulphide NIST Chemistry WebBook
DMS
Note: (2015-03-23) Ambiguous - has also been used to mean dimethyl sulfate and dimercaptosuccinic acid.
ChemIDplus
Methyl sulfide KEGG COMPOUND
Methyl thioether KEGG COMPOUND
Database Links Databases
1888 MolBase
C00580 KEGG COMPOUND
c0237 UM-BBD
CPD-7670 MetaCyc
Dimethyl_sulfide Wikipedia
HMDB02303 HMDB
MSM PDBeChem
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1696847 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
1696847 Beilstein Registry Number ChemIDplus
75-18-3 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
75-18-3 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
75-18-3 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
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Last Modified
23 March 2015