CHEBI:27452 - styrene

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ChEBI Name styrene
ChEBI ID CHEBI:27452
Definition A vinylarene that is benzene carrying a vinyl group. It has been isolated from the benzoin resin produced by Styrax species.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:9296, CHEBI:26796
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Formula C8H8
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 104.14912
InChI InChI=1S/C8H8/c1-2-8-6-4-3-5-7-8/h2-7H,1H2
InChIKey PPBRXRYQALVLMV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES C=Cc1ccccc1
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): mutagen
An agent that increases the frequency of mutations above the normal background level, usually by interacting directly with DNA and causing it damage, including base substitution.
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 styrene (CHEBI:27452) has role mutagen (CHEBI:25435)
styrene (CHEBI:27452) has role plant metabolite (CHEBI:76924)
styrene (CHEBI:27452) is a acyclic olefin (CHEBI:33645)
styrene (CHEBI:27452) is a styrenes (CHEBI:26799)
styrene (CHEBI:27452) is a vinylarene (CHEBI:51324)
Incoming 1-phenylethenol (CHEBI:38961) has parent hydride styrene (CHEBI:27452)
4-hydroxystyrene (CHEBI:1883) has parent hydride styrene (CHEBI:27452)
styrene oxide (CHEBI:17907) has parent hydride styrene (CHEBI:27452)
IUPAC Name
styrene
Synonyms Sources
ethenylbenzene NIST Chemistry WebBook
phenylethene NIST Chemistry WebBook
Phenylethylene KEGG COMPOUND
Styren NIST Chemistry WebBook
Styrene KEGG COMPOUND
styrene UniProt
Styrol NIST Chemistry WebBook
vinylbenzene ChEBI
Database Links Databases
c0115 UM-BBD
C07083 KEGG COMPOUND
CPD-1092 MetaCyc
HMDB34240 HMDB
Styrene Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
100-42-5 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
100-42-5 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
100-42-5 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
1071236 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
1071236 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
2991 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
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Last Modified
18 February 2014