CHEBI:173437 - 4-Hydroxy-2-oxobutanoic acid

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ChEBI Name 4-Hydroxy-2-oxobutanoic acid
ChEBI ID CHEBI:173437
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Formula C4H6O4
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 118.088
Monoisotopic Mass 118.02661
InChI InChI=1S/C4H6O4/c5-2-1-3(6)4(7)8/h5H,1-2H2,(H,7,8)
InChIKey PUWWONYMIXRVQF-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES OCCC(=O)C(O)=O
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): Bronsted acid
A molecular entity capable of donating a hydron to an acceptor (Bronsted base).
(via oxoacid )
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Outgoing 4-Hydroxy-2-oxobutanoic acid (CHEBI:173437) is a oxo carboxylic acid (CHEBI:25754)
IUPAC Name
4-hydroxy-2-oxobutanoic acid
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