OBO ID: CHEBI:37257
Term Name: phytanate Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 3,7,11,15-tetramethylhexadecanoate
  • 3,7,11,15-tetramethylpalmitate
  • phytanate anion
Definition: A branched-chain saturated fatty acid anion that is the conjugate base of phytanic acid, arising from deprotonation of the carboxylic acid group.
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Ontology: Chebi
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