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The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at http://www.ebi.ac.uk/chebi/. The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/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.

Term:formic acid
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Accession:CHEBI:30751 term browser browse the term
Definition:The simplest carboxylic acid, containing a single carbon. Occurs naturally in various sources including the venom of bee and ant stings, and is a useful organic synthetic reagent. Principally used as a preservative and antibacterial agent in livestock feed. Induces severe metabolic acidosis and ocular injury in human subjects.
Synonyms:related_synonym: Acide formique;   Ameisensaeure;   Formula=CH2O2;   H-COOH;   HCO2H;   HCOOH;   InChI=1S/CH2O2/c2-1-3/h1H,(H,2,3);   InChIKey=BDAGIHXWWSANSR-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   Methanoic acid;   SMILES=[H]C(O)=O;   aminic acid;   bilorin;   formylic acid;   hydrogen carboxylic acid;   methoic acid
 alt_id: CHEBI:24082;   CHEBI:42460;   CHEBI:5145
 xref: BPDB:1749;   Beilstein:1209246;   CAS:64-18-6;   DrugBank:DB01942;   Gmelin:1008;   HMDB:HMDB0000142;   KEGG:C00058;   KNApSAcK:C00001182;   LIPID_MAPS_instance:LMFA01010040
 xref_mesh: MESH:C030544
 xref: MetaCyc:FORMATE;   PDBeChem:FMT;   PMID:12591956;   PMID:14637377;   PMID:15811469;   PMID:16120414;   PMID:16185830;   PMID:16222862;   PMID:16230297;   PMID:16445901;   PMID:16465784;   PMID:18034701;   PMID:18397576;   PMID:22080171;   PMID:22280475;   PMID:22304812;   PMID:22385261;   PMID:22447125;   PMID:22483350;   PMID:22499553;   PMID:22540994;   PMID:22606986;   PMID:22622393;   PMID:3946945;   PMID:7361809;   Patent:CN101481304;   Reaxys:1209246;   Wikipedia:Formic_acid
 cyclic_relationship: is_conjugate_acid_of CHEBI:15740


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  CHEBI ontology 19785
    role 19732
      application 19391
        solvent 16456
          formic acid 7879
            N-formyl amino acid + 0
            ammonium formate 0
            formamide + 129
            formamidine + 6
            formate ester + 0
            formimidic acid + 0
            formyl group + 7845
            formyl-CoA 0
            magnesium formate dihydrate 0
            phosphonoformic acid + 9
            potassium formate 0
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  CHEBI ontology 19785
    subatomic particle 19782
      composite particle 19782
        hadron 19782
          baryon 19782
            nucleon 19782
              atomic nucleus 19782
                atom 19782
                  main group element atom 19670
                    p-block element atom 19670
                      carbon group element atom 19572
                        carbon atom 19561
                          organic molecular entity 19561
                            organic group 18493
                              organic divalent group 18486
                                organodiyl group 18486
                                  carbonyl group 18389
                                    carbonyl compound 18389
                                      carboxylic acid 18060
                                        monocarboxylic acid 17406
                                          formic acid 7879
                                            N-formyl amino acid + 0
                                            ammonium formate 0
                                            formamide + 129
                                            formamidine + 6
                                            formate ester + 0
                                            formimidic acid + 0
                                            formyl group + 7845
                                            formyl-CoA 0
                                            magnesium formate dihydrate 0
                                            phosphonoformic acid + 9
                                            potassium formate 0
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