CHEBI:15318 - xanthine

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ChEBI Name xanthine
Definition A purine nucleobase found in humans and other organisms.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Formula C5H4N4O2
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 152.111
Monoisotopic Mass 152.03343
Metabolite of Species Details
Homo sapiens (NCBI:txid9606) See: PubMed
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): fundamental metabolite
Any metabolite produced by all living cells.
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing xanthine (CHEBI:15318) has functional parent guanine (CHEBI:16235)
xanthine (CHEBI:15318) has role fundamental metabolite (CHEBI:78675)
xanthine (CHEBI:15318) is a oxopurine (CHEBI:25810)
xanthine (CHEBI:15318) is a purine nucleobase (CHEBI:26386)
Incoming 3-isobutyl-1-methylxanthine (CHEBI:48518) has functional parent xanthine (CHEBI:15318)
methylxanthine (CHEBI:25348) has functional parent xanthine (CHEBI:15318)
xanthine-8-carboxylate (CHEBI:16806) has functional parent xanthine (CHEBI:15318)
xanthine-8-carboxylic acid (CHEBI:30881) has functional parent xanthine (CHEBI:15318)
7H-xanthine (CHEBI:48517) is a xanthine (CHEBI:15318)
9H-xanthine (CHEBI:17712) is a xanthine (CHEBI:15318)
Synonyms Sources
2,6-dioxopurine ChEBI
2,6-dioxopurines ChEBI
xanthine ChEBI
xanthines ChEBI
Manual Xrefs Databases
C00019660 KNApSAcK
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Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
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Last Modified
24 June 2019