CFam Chemical Families Database
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CFam Family Information

Family Name Farnesyl pyrophosphate synthase (Fragment) and Receptor-type tyrosine-protein phosphatase S ligand Bisphosphonate derivative Alendronate Family
No. of Seeds 1 No. of Other Members 2
Family Centroid CFAMM00027842 Functional Category Approved Drug with Natural Product
Superfamily Farnesyl pyrophosphate synthase inhibitor Bisphosphonate derivatives Superfamily
Class Class 146

Cousin Family NamesSeedsMembers
Farnesyl pyrophosphate synthase (Fragment) inhibitor Bisphosph... 2 2
Farnesyl pyrophosphate synthase Inhibitor Neridronic Acid Family 1 1


External ID

Functional Category

Molecule Name

CFAMM00027842 DAP000182 Approved Drug Alendronate

Statistics of CFAM Database

CFAM currently contains 490,279 molecules in 87,136 families, 34,880 superfamilies and 11,643 classes.

How to cite our database

C. Zhang, L. Tao, C. Qin, P. Zhang, S.Y. Chen, X. Zeng, F. Xu, Z. Chen, S.Y. Yang and Y.Z. CFam: A Chemical Families Database Based on Iterative Selection of Functional Seeds and Seed-Directed Compound Clustering. Nucl. Acids Res. 43 (D1): D558-D565 (2015) (First published online: November 20, 2014).

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