CHEBI:38508 - methiocarb

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ChEBI Name methiocarb
ChEBI ID CHEBI:38508
Definition A carbamate ester obtained by the formal condensation of the phenolic group of 3,5-dimethyl-4-(methylsulfanyl)phenol with the carboxy group of methylcarbamic acid.
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Formula C11H15NO2S
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 225.30834
InChI InChI=1S/C11H15NO2S/c1-7-5-9(14-11(13)12-3)6-8(2)10(7)15-4/h5-6H,1-4H3,(H,12,13)
InChIKey YFBPRJGDJKVWAH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES CNC(=O)Oc1cc(C)c(SC)c(C)c1
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): environmental contaminant
Any minor or unwanted substance introduced into the environment that can have undesired effects.
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.
xenobiotic
A xenobiotic (Greek, xenos "foreign"; bios "life") is a compound that is foreign to a living organism. Principal xenobiotics include: drugs, carcinogens and various compounds that have been introduced into the environment by artificial means.
Application(s): molluscicide
A substance used to destroy pests of the phylum Mollusca.
acaricide
A substance used to destroy pests of the subclass Acari (mites and ticks).
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.
agrochemical
An agrochemical is a substance that is used in agriculture or horticulture.
avicide
A substance used to destroy bird pests (class Aves).
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Outgoing methiocarb (CHEBI:38508) has functional parent 3,5-dimethyl-4-(methylsulfanyl)phenol (CHEBI:38509)
methiocarb (CHEBI:38508) has functional parent methylcarbamic acid (CHEBI:45379)
methiocarb (CHEBI:38508) has role acaricide (CHEBI:22153)
methiocarb (CHEBI:38508) has role agrochemical (CHEBI:33286)
methiocarb (CHEBI:38508) has role avicide (CHEBI:33289)
methiocarb (CHEBI:38508) has role EC 3.1.1.7 (acetylcholinesterase) inhibitor (CHEBI:38462)
methiocarb (CHEBI:38508) has role environmental contaminant (CHEBI:78298)
methiocarb (CHEBI:38508) has role insecticide (CHEBI:24852)
methiocarb (CHEBI:38508) has role molluscicide (CHEBI:33904)
methiocarb (CHEBI:38508) has role xenobiotic (CHEBI:35703)
methiocarb (CHEBI:38508) is a aryl sulfide (CHEBI:35683)
methiocarb (CHEBI:38508) is a carbamate ester (CHEBI:23003)
IUPAC Name
3,5-dimethyl-4-(methylsulfanyl)phenyl methylcarbamate
Synonyms Sources
3,5-Dimethyl-4-(methylthio)phenol methylcarbamate ChemIDplus
3,5-Dimethyl-4-(methylthio)phenyl methylcarbamate ChemIDplus
3,5-Dimethyl-4-methylthiophenyl N-methylcarbamate ChemIDplus
4-Methylmercapto-3,5-dimethylphenyl N-methylcarbamate ChemIDplus
4-Methylmercapto-3,5-xylyl methylcarbamate ChemIDplus
4-Methylthio-3,5-dimethylphenyl methylcarbamate ChemIDplus
4-Methylthio-3,5-xylyl methylcarbamate NIST Chemistry WebBook
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Database Links Databases
C18651 KEGG COMPOUND
methiocarb Alan Wood's Pesticides
Methiocarb Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1881431 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
1881431 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
2032-65-7 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
2032-65-7 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
19270930 PubMed citation CiteXplore
22623520 PubMed citation CiteXplore
24380738 PubMed citation CiteXplore
9197969 PubMed citation CiteXplore
Last Modified
04 November 2014
General Comment
2014-10-29 Stravs M, Schymanski E, Singer H, Department of Environmental Chemistry, Eawag