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Term:(S)-2,4-dihydroxy-3-oxobutanoic acid
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Accession:CHEBI:137502 term browser browse the term
Definition:A ketoaldonic acid that is butyric acid carrying an oxo substituent at position 3 as well as two hydroxy substituents at positions 2 and 4 (the S-enantiomer).
Synonyms:exact_synonym: (2S)-2,4-dihydroxy-3-oxobutanoic acid
 related_synonym: 3-dehydro-D-threonic acid;   3-dehydro-L-erythronic acid;   Formula=C4H6O5;   InChI=1S/C4H6O5/c5-1-2(6)3(7)4(8)9/h3,5,7H,1H2,(H,8,9)/t3-/m0/s1;   InChIKey=SCSGVVIUUUPOOJ-VKHMYHEASA-N;   SMILES=OCC([C@@H](C(O)=O)O)=O
 xref: MetaCyc:CPD-19884
 cyclic_relationship: is_conjugate_acid_of CHEBI:136670;   is_enantiomer_of CHEBI:16943

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  CHEBI ontology 19770
    role 19717
      biological role 19716
        biochemical role 19207
          metabolite 19182
            prokaryotic metabolite 18283
              bacterial metabolite 18283
                Mycoplasma genitalium metabolite 6927
                  butyric acid 5290
                    (S)-2,4-dihydroxy-3-oxobutanoic acid 0
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  CHEBI ontology 19770
    subatomic particle 19768
      composite particle 19768
        hadron 19768
          baryon 19768
            nucleon 19768
              atomic nucleus 19768
                atom 19768
                  main group element atom 19655
                    p-block element atom 19655
                      carbon group element atom 19548
                        carbon atom 19537
                          organic molecular entity 19537
                            organic group 18451
                              organic divalent group 18445
                                organodiyl group 18445
                                  carbonyl group 18346
                                    carbonyl compound 18346
                                      carboxylic acid 18019
                                        monocarboxylic acid 17277
                                          fatty acid 15815
                                            short-chain fatty acid 15509
                                              fatty acid 4:0 7014
                                                butyric acid 5290
                                                  (S)-2,4-dihydroxy-3-oxobutanoic acid 0
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