OBO ID: CHEBI:60630
Term Name: 2-hydroxypentanoate Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2-hydroxyvalerate
  • alpha hydroxy valerate
  • alpha-hydroxy-n-valerate
  • alpha-hydroxyvalerate
Definition: The pentanoate anion substituted at the alpha-carbon by a hydroxy group. The conjugate base of 2-hydroxypentanoic acid, it is the predominant species at physiological pH.
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Ontology: Chebi
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