OBO ID: CHEBI:11851
Term Name: 3-methyl-2-oxobutanoate Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2-Oxo-3-methylbutanoate
  • 2-Oxoisopentanoate
  • 2-Oxoisovalerate
  • 3-methyl-2-oxobutanoate
  • 3-methyl-2-oxobutyrate
  • alpha-keto-isovalerate
Definition: A 2-oxo monocarboxylic acid anion that is the conjugate base of 3-methyl-2-oxobutanoic acid, arising from deprotonation of the carboxy group.
References:
  • KEGG:C00141
  • MetaCyc:2-KETO-ISOVALERATE
  • PMID:9748245
  • Reaxys:3661467
Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available