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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:antimicrobial food preservative
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Accession:CHEBI:65256 term browser browse the term
Definition:A food preservative which prevents decomposition of food by preventing the growth of fungi or bacteria. In European countries, E-numbers for permitted food preservatives are from E200 to E299, divided into sorbates (E200-209), benzoates (E210-219), sulfites (E220-229), phenols and formates (E230-239), nitrates (E240-259), acetates (E260-269), lactates (E270-279), propionates (E280-289) and others (E290-299).
Synonyms:related_synonym: antimicrobial food preservatives;   antimicrobial preservative;   antimicrobial preservatives


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Term Annotations click to browse term
  CHEBI ontology 19816
    role 19764
      biological role 19764
        antimicrobial agent 17334
          antimicrobial food preservative 11700
            acetic acid + 10814
            benzoic acid + 3841
            biphenyl + 177
            butyl benzoate 0
            ethylparaben 20
            methylparaben 563
            nisin 0
            potassium sorbate 0
            propyl benzoate 0
            sodium benzoate + 13
            sodium nitrite 29
Path 2
Term Annotations click to browse term
  CHEBI ontology 19816
    role 19764
      biological role 19764
        physiological role 19757
          food component 19757
            food additive 14725
              food preservative 11757
                antimicrobial food preservative 11700
                  acetic acid + 10814
                  benzoic acid + 3841
                  biphenyl + 177
                  butyl benzoate 0
                  ethylparaben 20
                  methylparaben 563
                  nisin 0
                  potassium sorbate 0
                  propyl benzoate 0
                  sodium benzoate + 13
                  sodium nitrite 29
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