OBO ID: CHEBI:17968
Term Name: butyrate Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 1-butanoate
  • 1-butyrate
  • 1-propanecarboxylate
  • butanate
  • butanoate
  • butanoic acid, ion(1-)
  • butyrate
  • CH3-[CH2]2-COO(-)
  • n-butanoate
  • n-butyrate
  • propanecarboxylate
  • propylformate
Definition: A short-chain fatty acid anion that is the conjugate base of butyric acid, obtained by deprotonation of the carboxy group.
References:
  • Beilstein:3601060
  • CAS:461-55-2
  • Gmelin:324289
  • KEGG:C00246
  • MetaCyc:BUTYRIC_ACID
  • PMID:17190852
  • PMID:7496326
  • Reaxys:3601060
  • UM-BBD_compID:c0035
Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available