CHEBI:28384 - vitamin K

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ChEBI Name vitamin K
Definition A fat-soluble vitamin required for the synthesis of prothrombin and certain other blood coagulation factors.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:10009, CHEBI:27301, CHEBI:27307
Metabolite of Species Details
Mus musculus (NCBI:txid10090) Source: BioModels - MODEL1507180067 See: PubMed
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): mouse metabolite
Any mammalian metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in a mouse (Mus musculus).
fat-soluble vitamin
Vitamins like A, D, E and K that dissolve in fats and are stored in body tissues. Unlike the water-soluble vitamins, these are stored in the body for long periods of time and generally pose a greater risk for toxicity when consumed in excess.
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Outgoing vitamin K (CHEBI:28384) has part menadione (CHEBI:28869)
vitamin K (CHEBI:28384) has part menaquinone (CHEBI:16374)
vitamin K (CHEBI:28384) has part phylloquinone (CHEBI:18067)
vitamin K (CHEBI:28384) has role fat-soluble vitamin (CHEBI:24020)
vitamin K (CHEBI:28384) has role mouse metabolite (CHEBI:75771)
vitamin K (CHEBI:28384) is a mixture (CHEBI:60004)
Incoming 2-methyl-3-(3,7,11,15-tetramethylhexadec-2-enyl)naphthalene-1,4-dione (CHEBI:94399) is a vitamin K (CHEBI:28384)
Synonyms Sources
vitamine K ChEBI
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
12001-79-5 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
12001-79-5 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
Last Modified
06 April 2018