CFam Chemical Families Database
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Click on CFAM IDs and names to search or view in CFAM, click on external IDs to view the entity in its source database.

CFam Family Information

Family Name Carboxylic Acids and Derivatives Metabolite Oxalacetic acid Family
No. of Seeds 2 No. of Other Members 2
Family Centroid CFAMM00531005 Functional Category Human Metabolite
Superfamily Carboxylic Acids and Derivatives Metabolite Oxalacetic acid Superfamily
Class Class 321

Cousin Family NamesSeedsMembers
Triggering receptor expressed on myeloid cells 1 Ligand D-tart... 1 28
Lactones Metabolite Erythrono-1,4-lactone Family 3 5


External ID

Functional Category

Molecule Name

CFAMM00531005 HMDB00223 Human Metabolite Oxalacetic acid
CFAMM00531004 HMDB31204 Human Metabolite 4-Hydroxy-2-oxobutanoic acid

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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