CHEBI:64410 - gerfelin

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ChEBI Name gerfelin
Definition A member of the class of benzoic acids that is salicylic acid which is substituted at position 6 by a methyl group and at position 4 by a 2,3-dihydroxy-5-methylphenoxy group.
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Formula C15H14O6
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 290.26810
Monoisotopic Mass 290.07904
InChI InChI=1S/C15H14O6/c1-7-3-11(17)14(18)12(4-7)21-9-5-8(2)13(15(19)20)10(16)6-9/h3-6,16-18H,1-2H3,(H,19,20)
SMILES Cc1cc(O)c(O)c(Oc2cc(C)c(C(O)=O)c(O)c2)c1
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): EC (geranylgeranyl diphosphate synthase) inhibitor
An EC 2.5.1.* (non-methyl-alkyl or aryl transferase) inhibitor that interferes with the action of geranylgeranyl diphosphate synthase (EC
Any intermediate or product resulting from metabolism. The term 'metabolite' subsumes the classes commonly known as primary and secondary metabolites.
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Outgoing gerfelin (CHEBI:64410) has role EC (geranylgeranyl diphosphate synthase) inhibitor (CHEBI:64411)
gerfelin (CHEBI:64410) has role metabolite (CHEBI:25212)
gerfelin (CHEBI:64410) is a aromatic ether (CHEBI:35618)
gerfelin (CHEBI:64410) is a benzoic acids (CHEBI:22723)
gerfelin (CHEBI:64410) is a catechols (CHEBI:33566)
Synonym Source
4-(2,3-dihydroxy-5-methylphenoxy)-2-hydroxy-6-methylbenzoic acid ChEBI
Registry Numbers Types Sources
11076226 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
627545-07-7 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
14513904 PubMed citation Europe PMC
14513911 PubMed citation Europe PMC
17031062 PubMed citation Europe PMC
20174687 PubMed citation Europe PMC
Last Modified
24 April 2012