CHEBI:38954 - temephos

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ChEBI Name temephos
ChEBI ID CHEBI:38954
Definition An organic sulfide that is diphenyl sulfide in which the hydrogen at the para position of each of the phenyl groups has been replaced by a (dimethoxyphosphorothioyl)oxy group.
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Formula C16H20O6P2S3
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 466.473
Monoisotopic Mass 465.990
InChI InChI=1S/C16H20O6P2S3/c1-17-23(25,18-2)21-13-5-9-15(10-6-13)27-16-11-7-14(8-12-16)22-24(26,19-3)20-4/h5-12H,1-4H3
InChIKey WWJZWCUNLNYYAU-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES S=P(OC)(OC1=CC=C(C=C1)SC2=CC=C(C=C2)OP(=S)(OC)OC)OC
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.
ectoparasiticide

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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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing temephos (CHEBI:38954) has functional parent 4,4'-thiodiphenol (CHEBI:38957)
temephos (CHEBI:38954) has role acaricide (CHEBI:22153)
temephos (CHEBI:38954) has role agrochemical (CHEBI:33286)
temephos (CHEBI:38954) has role EC 3.1.1.7 (acetylcholinesterase) inhibitor (CHEBI:38462)
temephos (CHEBI:38954) has role ectoparasiticide (CHEBI:38956)
temephos (CHEBI:38954) is a organic sulfide (CHEBI:16385)
temephos (CHEBI:38954) is a organic thiophosphate (CHEBI:37512)
temephos (CHEBI:38954) is a organothiophosphate insecticide (CHEBI:25715)
IUPAC Name
O,O,O',O'-tetramethyl O,O'-(sulfanediyldibenzene-4,1-diyl) bis(phosphorothioate)
Synonyms Sources
Abate ChemIDplus
O,O'-(thiodi-4,1-phenylene) bis(O,O-dimethyl phosphorothioate) Alan Wood's Pesticides
O,O'-(Thiodi-p-phenylene) O,O,O',O'-tetramethyl bis(phosphorothioate) ChemIDplus
O,O,O',O'-tetramethyl O,O'-(sulfanediyldi-4,1-phenylene) bis(phosphorothioate) Alan Wood's Pesticides
O,O,O',O'-tetramethyl O,O'-(sulfanediyldibenzene-4,1-diyl) bis(thiophosphate) IUPAC
O,O,O',O'-tetramethyl O,O'-thiodi-p-phenylene bis(phosphorothioate) Alan Wood's Pesticides
O,O,O',O'-tetramethyl O,O'-thiodi-p-phenylene diphosphorothioate Alan Wood's Pesticides
Phosphorothioic acid, O,O'-(thiodi-4,1-phenylene) O,O,O',O'-tetramethyl ester ChemIDplus
temefos
Note: (2016-12-15) While 'temephos' is the ISO-approved name, the name 'temefos' is approved by the World Health Organization.
Alan Wood's Pesticides
téméphos ChEBI
Manual Xrefs Databases
618 VSDB
618 PPDB
C18809 KEGG COMPOUND
D06062 KEGG DRUG
LSM-3148 LINCS
temephos Alan Wood's Pesticides
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1896901 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
3383-96-8 CAS Registry Number Alan Wood's Pesticides
3383-96-8 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
3383-96-8 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
27180726 PubMed citation Europe PMC
27419140 PubMed citation Europe PMC
Last Modified
15 December 2016