OBO ID: CHEBI:78741
Term Name: oxidopamine Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2,4,5-trihydroxyphenethylamine
  • 5-(2-aminoethyl)benzene-1,2,4-triol
  • 6-hydroxydopamine
  • 6-OHDA
  • hydroxydopamine
  • oxidopamina
  • oxidopamine
  • oxidopaminum
  • topamine
Definition: A benzenetriol that is phenethylamine in which the hydrogens at positions 2, 4, and 5 on the phenyl ring are replaced by hydroxy groups. It occurs naturally in human urine, but is also produced as a metabolite of the drug DOPA (used for the treatment of Parkinson's disease).
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Ontology: Chebi
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