CHEBI:33508 - glyceric acid

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ChEBI Name glyceric acid
ChEBI ID CHEBI:33508
Definition A trionic acid that consists of propionic acid substituted at positions 2 and 3 by hydroxy groups.
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Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:24348, CHEBI:24349, CHEBI:33846
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Formula C3H6O4
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 106.07734
Monoisotopic Mass 106.027
InChI InChI=1S/C3H6O4/c4-1-2(5)3(6)7/h2,4-5H,1H2,(H,6,7)
InChIKey RBNPOMFGQQGHHO-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES OCC(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 )
Biological Role(s): fundamental metabolite
Any metabolite produced by all living cells.
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Outgoing glyceric acid (CHEBI:33508) has functional parent propionic acid (CHEBI:30768)
glyceric acid (CHEBI:33508) has role fundamental metabolite (CHEBI:78675)
glyceric acid (CHEBI:33508) is a trionic acid (CHEBI:33754)
glyceric acid (CHEBI:33508) is conjugate acid of glycerate (CHEBI:33871)
Incoming 2,3-bisphosphoglyceric acid (CHEBI:28907) has functional parent glyceric acid (CHEBI:33508)
2-phosphoglyceric acid (CHEBI:24344) has functional parent glyceric acid (CHEBI:33508)
3-ADP-2-phosphoglyceric acid (CHEBI:18117) has functional parent glyceric acid (CHEBI:33508)
3-phosphoglyceric acid (CHEBI:17050) has functional parent glyceric acid (CHEBI:33508)
N-acetyl-S-glyceroyl-L-cysteine (CHEBI:131338) has functional parent glyceric acid (CHEBI:33508)
D-glyceric acid (CHEBI:32398) is a glyceric acid (CHEBI:33508)
L-glyceric acid (CHEBI:74324) is a glyceric acid (CHEBI:33508)
glycerate (CHEBI:33871) is conjugate base of glyceric acid (CHEBI:33508)
glyceroyl group (CHEBI:30750) is substituent group from glyceric acid (CHEBI:33508)
IUPAC Name
2,3-dihydroxypropanoic acid
Synonyms Sources
2,3-dihydroxypropionic acid ChEBI
glyceric acid ChemIDplus
Gro ChEBI
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Glyceric_acid Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
164608 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
1721417 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
1721417 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
473-81-4 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
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Last Modified
23 December 2016