CHEBI:34757 - fenitrothion

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ChEBI Name fenitrothion
Definition An organic thiophosphate that is O,O-dimethyl O-phenyl phosphorothioate substituted by a methyl group at position 3 and a nitro group at position 4.
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Formula C9H12NO5PS
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 277.23508
Monoisotopic Mass 277.01738
InChI InChI=1S/C9H12NO5PS/c1-7-6-8(4-5-9(7)10(11)12)15-16(17,13-2)14-3/h4-6H,1-3H3
SMILES COP(=S)(OC)Oc1ccc(c(C)c1)[N+]([O-])=O
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): EC (acetylcholinesterase) inhibitor
An EC 3.1.1.* (carboxylic ester hydrolase) inhibitor that interferes with the action of enzyme acetylcholinesterase (EC, which helps breaking down of acetylcholine into choline and acetic acid.
EC (cholinesterase) inhibitor
An EC 3.1.1.* (carboxylic ester hydrolase) inhibitor that interferes with the action of cholinesterase (EC
Application(s): insecticide
Strictly, a substance intended to kill members of the class Insecta. In common usage, any substance used for preventing, destroying, repelling or controlling insects.
An agrochemical is a substance that is used in agriculture or horticulture.
A substance used to destroy pests of the subclass Acari (mites and ticks).
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Outgoing fenitrothion (CHEBI:34757) has functional parent 4-nitro-m-cresol (CHEBI:38683)
fenitrothion (CHEBI:34757) has role acaricide (CHEBI:22153)
fenitrothion (CHEBI:34757) has role agrochemical (CHEBI:33286)
fenitrothion (CHEBI:34757) has role EC (acetylcholinesterase) inhibitor (CHEBI:38462)
fenitrothion (CHEBI:34757) has role EC (cholinesterase) inhibitor (CHEBI:37733)
fenitrothion (CHEBI:34757) has role insecticide (CHEBI:24852)
fenitrothion (CHEBI:34757) is a C-nitro compound (CHEBI:35716)
fenitrothion (CHEBI:34757) is a organic thiophosphate (CHEBI:37512)
O,O-dimethyl O-(3-methyl-4-nitrophenyl)phosphorothioate
Synonyms Sources
Fenitrothion KEGG COMPOUND
O,O-Dimethyl O-(3-methyl-4-nitrophenyl) phosphorothioate KEGG COMPOUND
O,O-dimethyl O-(3-methyl-4-nitrophenyl) thiophosphate IUPAC
O,O-Dimethyl O-4-nitro-m-tolyl phosphorothioate ChemIDplus
Manual Xrefs Databases
299 PPDB
Fenitrothion Wikipedia
HMDB0041893 HMDB
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
122-14-5 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
122-14-5 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
1887367 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
1887367 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
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Last Modified
12 May 2014