CHEBI:39106 - pyrene

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ChEBI Name pyrene
Definition An ortho- and peri-fused polycyclic arene consisting of four fused benzene rings, resulting in a flat aromatic system.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:29860, CHEBI:34940
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Formula C16H10
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 202.25060
Monoisotopic Mass 202.07825
InChI InChI=1S/C16H10/c1-3-11-7-9-13-5-2-6-14-10-8-12(4-1)15(11)16(13)14/h1-10H
SMILES c1cc2ccc3cccc4ccc(c1)c2c34
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): carcinogenic agent
A role played by a chemical compound which is known to induce a process of carcinogenesis by corrupting normal cellular pathways, leading to the acquistion of tumoral capabilities.
(via polycyclic arene )
Application(s): fluorescent probe
A role played by a fluorescent molecular entity used to study the microscopic environment by fluorescence spectroscopy.
endocrine disruptor
Any compound that can disrupt the functions of the endocrine (hormone) system
(via polycyclic arene )
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing pyrene (CHEBI:39106) has role fluorescent probe (CHEBI:39442)
pyrene (CHEBI:39106) is a ortho- and peri-fused polycyclic arene (CHEBI:35300)
Incoming 1-nitropyrene (CHEBI:34107) has parent hydride pyrene (CHEBI:39106)
8-methoxypyrene-1,3,6-trisulfonic acid (CHEBI:85377) has parent hydride pyrene (CHEBI:39106)
Alexa Fluor 405 (CHEBI:51746) has parent hydride pyrene (CHEBI:39106)
pyranine (CHEBI:52083) has parent hydride pyrene (CHEBI:39106)
pyranine(3−) (CHEBI:52861) has parent hydride pyrene (CHEBI:39106)
Synonyms Sources
benzo[def]phenanthrene NIST Chemistry WebBook
β-pyrene NIST Chemistry WebBook
Pyren ChemIDplus
Manual Xrefs Databases
HMDB0042002 HMDB
Pyrene Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
129-00-0 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
129-00-0 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
129-00-0 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
1307225 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
1307225 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
84203 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
12946434 PubMed citation Europe PMC
16349406 PubMed citation Europe PMC
17517702 PubMed citation Europe PMC
18428918 PubMed citation Europe PMC
18709924 PubMed citation Europe PMC
24406158 PubMed citation Europe PMC
7561049 PubMed citation Europe PMC
Last Modified
22 February 2016