CHEBI:27561 - oxirane

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ChEBI Name oxirane
Definition A saturated organic heteromonocyclic parent that is a three-membered heterocycle of two carbon atoms and one oxygen atom.
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Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:4900, CHEBI:24001
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Formula C2H4O
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 44.05256
Monoisotopic Mass 44.02621
InChI InChI=1S/C2H4O/c1-2-3-1/h1-2H2
Metabolite of Species Details
Mus musculus (NCBI:txid10090) Source: BioModels - MODEL1507180067 See: PubMed
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): allergen
A chemical compound, or part thereof, which causes the onset of an allergic reaction by interacting with any of the molecular pathways involved in an allergy.
mouse metabolite
Any mammalian metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in a mouse (Mus musculus).
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.
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Outgoing oxirane (CHEBI:27561) has role allergen (CHEBI:50904)
oxirane (CHEBI:27561) has role mouse metabolite (CHEBI:75771)
oxirane (CHEBI:27561) has role mutagen (CHEBI:25435)
oxirane (CHEBI:27561) is a gas molecular entity (CHEBI:138675)
oxirane (CHEBI:27561) is a oxacycle (CHEBI:38104)
oxirane (CHEBI:27561) is a saturated organic heteromonocyclic parent (CHEBI:36389)
Incoming 1,2-epoxypropane (CHEBI:38685) has functional parent oxirane (CHEBI:27561)
2-chlorooxirane (CHEBI:29129) has parent hydride oxirane (CHEBI:27561)
epoxide (CHEBI:32955) has parent hydride oxirane (CHEBI:27561)
epoxy group (CHEBI:30721) is substituent group from oxirane (CHEBI:27561)
Synonyms Sources
1,2-Epoxyaethan ChemIDplus
1,2-epoxyethane NIST Chemistry WebBook
Aethylenoxid ChemIDplus
Amprolene ChemIDplus
Anprolene NIST Chemistry WebBook
Anproline ChemIDplus
Dihydrooxirene ChemIDplus
Dimethylene oxide ChemIDplus
epoxyethane NIST Chemistry WebBook
ethene oxide NIST Chemistry WebBook
Ethylene oxide KEGG COMPOUND
ETO ChemIDplus
Oxacyclopropane ChemIDplus
Oxane ChemIDplus
Oxidoethane ChemIDplus
oxyde d'ethylene ChemIDplus
Oxyfume ChEBI
Manual Xrefs Databases
c0527 UM-BBD
HMDB0031305 HMDB
Oxirane Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
102378 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
102378 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
676 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
75-21-8 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
75-21-8 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
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24313866 PubMed citation Europe PMC
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Last Modified
07 March 2019