CHEBI:33118 - boric acid

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ChEBI Name boric acid
ChEBI ID CHEBI:33118
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:41248, CHEBI:22911, CHEBI:31299
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Formula BH3O3
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 61.83302
InChI InChI=1S/BH3O3/c2-1(3)4/h2-4H
InChIKey KGBXLFKZBHKPEV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES [H]OB(O[H])O[H]
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): Bronsted acid
A molecular entity capable of donating a hydron to an acceptor (Bronsted base).
(via oxoacid )
Application(s): astringent
A compound that causes the contraction of body tissues, typically used to reduce bleeding from minor abrasions.
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing boric acid (CHEBI:33118) has role astringent (CHEBI:74783)
boric acid (CHEBI:33118) is a boric acids (CHEBI:59765)
boric acid (CHEBI:33118) is conjugate acid of dihydrogenborate (CHEBI:29254)
Incoming borates (CHEBI:22910) has functional parent boric acid (CHEBI:33118)
hydroperoxo(trihydroxo)borate(1−) (CHEBI:30177) has functional parent boric acid (CHEBI:33118)
dihydrogenborate (CHEBI:29254) is conjugate base of boric acid (CHEBI:33118)
IUPAC Name
trihydroxidoboron
Synonyms Sources
[B(OH)3] MolBase
B(OH)3 NIST Chemistry WebBook
Boric acid KEGG COMPOUND
boric acid IUPAC
BORIC ACID PDBeChem
boron trihydroxide NIST Chemistry WebBook
H3BO3 IUPAC
orthoboric acid NIST Chemistry WebBook
Database Links Databases
1644 MolBase
BO3 PDBeChem
C12486 KEGG COMPOUND
D01089 KEGG DRUG
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
10043-35-3 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
10043-35-3 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
10043-35-3 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
11113-50-1 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
1585 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
Last Modified
28 July 2014