OBO ID: CHEBI:74903
Term Name: isocaproic acid Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 4,4-Dimethylbutanoic acid
  • 4-Methyl-N-valeric acid
  • 4-Methyl-pentanoic acid
  • 4-Methyl-Valeric acid
  • 4-methylpentanoic acid
  • 4-Methylvaleric acid
  • Isobutylacetic acid
  • Isocaproic acid
  • Isohexanoic acid
  • Isohexoic acid
Definition: A methyl-branched fatty acid that is pentanoic acid with a methyl group substituent at position 4. It is a metabolite of 20 alpha-hydroxycholesterol
References:
  • CAS:646-07-1
  • DrugBank:DB03993
  • HMDB:HMDB0000689
  • LIPID_MAPS_instance:LMFA01020076
  • PDBeChem:4MV
  • PMID:14446007
  • Reaxys:1741912
Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available