CFam Chemical Families Database
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CFam Family Information

Family Name Delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase Inhibitor Aminolevulinic Acid Family
No. of Seeds 3 No. of Other Members 2
Family Centroid CFAMM00044746 Functional Category Approved Drug
Superfamily Delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase Inhibitor Aminolevulinic Acid Superfamily
Class Class 219

Cousin Family NamesSeedsMembers
Plasminogen Inhibitor Aminocaproic Acid Family 4 37
Hexyl Aminolevulinate family 1 0


External ID

Functional Category

Molecule Name

CFAMM00044746 DAP000314 Approved Drug Aminolevulinic acid
CFAMM00044745 DAP001024 Approved Drug Methyl aminolevulinate
CFAMM00044750 CHEMBL1200582 Bioactive 5-Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride

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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