OBO ID: CHEBI:16583
Term Name: butane-2,3-dione Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2,3-Butadione
  • 2,3-butandione
  • 2,3-Butanedione
  • 2,3-Diketobutane
  • 2,3-Dioxobutane
  • Biacetyl
  • butane-2,3-dione
  • Diacetyl
  • Dimethyl glyoxal
  • Dimethylglyoxal
Definition: An alpha-diketone that is butane substituted by oxo groups at positions 2 and 3. It is a metabolite produced during the malolactic fermentation.
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Ontology: Chebi
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