OBO ID: CHEBI:18164
Term Name: (2S)-2-hydroxyphytanic acid Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (2S)-2-hydroxy-3,7,11,15-tetramethylhexadecanoic acid
  • (2S)-2-hydroxyphytanic acid
  • L-2-hydroxyphytanic acid
Definition: A 20-carbon, methyl-branched hydroxy fatty acid and intermediate in phytanic acid degradation; accumulates in patients with peroxisimal disorders.
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available