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The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, For more information see: Degtyarenko et al. (2008) ChEBI: a database and ontology for chemical entities of biological interest. Nucleic Acids Res. 36, D344–D350.

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Accession:CHEBI:24870 term browser browse the term
Definition:A molecular entity having a net electric charge.
Synonyms:related_synonym: Ionen;   iones;   ions

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  CHEBI ontology 24374
    chemical entity 24342
      molecular entity 24301
        ion 17215
          anion + 16061
          cation + 16992
          inorganic ion + 16864
          monoatomic ion + 16288
          organic ion + 8640
          polyatomic ion + 12528
          radical ion + 95
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