CFam Chemical Families Database
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CFam Family Information

Family Name Fatty Acid Esters Metabolite L-Acetylcarnitine Family
No. of Seeds 8 No. of Other Members 6
Family Centroid CFAMM00530972 Functional Category Human Metabolite
Superfamily Fatty Acid Esters Metabolite L-Acetylcarnitine and Alkylamines Metabolite Hydroxyvalerylcarnitine Superfamily
Class Class 523

Cousin Family NamesSeedsMembers
Carnitine O-palmitoyltransferase 1, muscle isoform Inhibitor L... 1 5
Fatty Acid Esters Metabolite 3-Methylglutarylcarnitine Family 2 0
Fatty Acid Esters Metabolite Malonylcarnitine Family 2 1
Fatty Acid Esters Metabolite Linoelaidyl carnitine Family 4 2
Alkylamines Metabolite Hydroxyvalerylcarnitine Family 1 0


External ID

Functional Category

Molecule Name

CFAMM00530982 HMDB13128 Human Metabolite Valerylcarnitine
CFAMM00530975 HMDB02013 Human Metabolite Butyrylcarnitine
CFAMM00530981 HMDB00824 Human Metabolite Propionylcarnitine
CFAMM00530974 HMDB00688 Human Metabolite Isovalerylcarnitine
CFAMM00530979 HMDB00378 Human Metabolite 2-Methylbutyroylcarnitine
CFAMM00530972 HMDB00201 Human Metabolite L-Acetylcarnitine
CFAMM00530971 HMDB41993 Human Metabolite Pivaloylcarnitine
CFAMM00530976 HMDB00736 Human Metabolite Isobutyryl-L-carnitine

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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