OBO ID: CHEBI:28478
Term Name: (2-hydroxyphenyl)acetic acid Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (2-hydroxyphenyl)acetic acid
  • (o-hydroxyphenyl)acetic acid
  • 2'-hydroxyphenylacetic acid
  • 2-hydroxybenzeneacetic acid
  • 2-hydroxyphenylacetic acid
  • o-hydroxyphenylacetic acid
Definition: A hydroxy monocarboxylic acid that is acetic acid in which one of the methyl hydrogens is substituted by a 2-hydroxyphenyl group. It is a metabolite of phenylalanine and is excreted in the urine of patients suffering from diseases like phenylketonuria.
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Ontology: Chebi
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