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CHEBI:34520 - acephate

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ChEBI Name acephate
ChEBI ID CHEBI:34520
Definition A phosphoramide that is methamidophos in which one of the hydrogens is replaced by an acetyl group.
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Formula C4H10NO3PS
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 183.16690
Monoisotopic Mass 183.012
InChI InChI=1S/C4H10NO3PS/c1-4(6)5-9(7,8-2)10-3/h1-3H3,(H,5,6,7)
InChIKey YASYVMFAVPKPKE-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES COP(=O)(NC(C)=O)SC
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): EC 3.1.1.7 (acetylcholinesterase) inhibitor
An EC 3.1.1.* (carboxylic ester hydrolase) inhibitor that interferes with the action of enzyme acetylcholinesterase (EC 3.1.1.7), which helps breaking down of acetylcholine into choline and acetic acid.
Application(s): acaricide
A substance used to destroy pests of the subclass Acari (mites and ticks).
agrochemical
An agrochemical is a substance that is used in agriculture or horticulture.
insecticide
Strictly, a substance intended to kill members of the class Insecta. In common usage, any substance used for preventing, destroying, repelling or controlling insects.
(via organophosphorus insecticide )
pesticide
Strictly, a substance intended to kill pests. In common usage, any substance used for controlling, preventing, or destroying animal, microbiological or plant pests.
(via organophosphorus pesticide )
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Outgoing acephate (CHEBI:34520) has functional parent methamidophos (CHEBI:38721)
acephate (CHEBI:34520) has role acaricide (CHEBI:22153)
acephate (CHEBI:34520) has role agrochemical (CHEBI:33286)
acephate (CHEBI:34520) has role EC 3.1.1.7 (acetylcholinesterase) inhibitor (CHEBI:38462)
acephate (CHEBI:34520) is a mixed diacylamine (CHEBI:37716)
acephate (CHEBI:34520) is a organic thiophosphate (CHEBI:37512)
acephate (CHEBI:34520) is a organothiophosphate insecticide (CHEBI:25715)
acephate (CHEBI:34520) is a phosphoramide (CHEBI:17102)
IUPAC Name
O,S-dimethyl acetylphosphoroamidothioate
Synonyms Sources
Acephate KEGG COMPOUND
Acetamidophos ChemIDplus
Acetylphosphoramidothioic acid O,S-dimethyl ester ChemIDplus
N-(Methoxy(methylthio)phosphinoyl)acetamide ChemIDplus
O,S-dimethyl acetylamidothiophosphate IUPAC
O,S-Dimethylacetylphosphoroamidothioate KEGG COMPOUND
Database Links Databases
Acephate Wikipedia
C14426 KEGG COMPOUND
CN102989760 Patent
CN102993230 Patent
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1936365 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
1936365 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
30560-19-1 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
30560-19-1 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
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24001830 PubMed citation Europe PMC
24138465 PubMed citation Europe PMC
Last Modified
24 February 2014
General Comment
2014-02-24 Acephate is occasionally found in human urine.