OBO ID: CHEBI:137426
Term Name: dehydroacetic acid Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 3-acetyl-6-methyl-2H-pyran-2,4(3H)-dione
  • Biocide 470F
  • Methylacetopyronone
Definition: A pyran-2,4-dione substituted at position 3 by an acetyl group and at position 6 by a methyl group. A fungicide and bactericide it is used primarily in processed fruit and vegetables.
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Ontology: Chebi
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