CFam Chemical Families Database
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CFam Family Information

Family Name Hydroxy Acids and Derivatives Metabolite (R)-3-Hydroxybutyric acid Family
No. of Seeds 5 No. of Other Members 10
Family Centroid CFAMM00530910 Functional Category Human Metabolite
Superfamily FK506-binding protein 1A Inhibitor 4-hydroxy-2-butanone Superfamily
Class Class 1775

Cousin Family NamesSeedsMembers
Hydroxy Acids and Derivatives Metabolite (S)-3-Hydroxyisobutyr... 3 2
Hydroxy Acids and Derivatives Metabolite 3-Hydroxy-2-methyl-[R... 6 8
Carboxylic Acids and Derivatives Metabolite Monoethyl malonic ... 1 2
Monosaccharides Metabolite (R)-glycerol 1-acetate Family 3 7
Fatty Acid Esters Metabolite Isopropyl 3-methylbutanoate Family 3 4
Lactones Metabolite (4S,6S)-3,4,5,6-Tetrahydro-4-hydroxy-6-met... 2 1


External ID

Functional Category

Molecule Name

CFAMM00530913 HMDB00442 Human Metabolite (S)-3-Hydroxybutyric acid
CFAMM00530912 HMDB40409 Human Metabolite Ethyl (±)-3-hydroxybutyrate
CFAMM00530911 HMDB00357 Human Metabolite 3-Hydroxybutyric acid
CFAMM00530910 HMDB00011 Human Metabolite (R)-3-Hydroxybutyric acid
CFAMM00530915 HMDB41603 Human Metabolite Methyl 3-hydroxybutyrate

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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