OBO ID: CHEBI:25351
Term Name: mevalonic acid Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 3,5-dihydroxy-3-methylpentanoic acid
  • DL-Mevalonic acid
  • MVA
  • RS-Mevalonic acid
Definition: A dihydroxy monocarboxylic acid comprising valeric acid having two hydroxy groups at the 3- and 5-positions together with a methyl group at the 3-position.
References:
  • Beilstein:1722595
  • HMDB:HMDB0000227
  • PMID:22770225
  • Reaxys:1722595
Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available