OBO ID: CHEBI:33229
Term Name: vitamin Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • Vitamin
  • vitamina
  • vitaminas
  • vitamine
  • vitamines
  • vitamins
  • vitaminum
Definition: Any micronutrient that is an organic compound. The term "vitamines" (from vita + amines) was coined in 1912 by Casimir Funk, who believed that these compounds were amines.
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Ontology: Chebi
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