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 Hydroxy Acids and Derivatives Metabolite (S)-3-Hydroxyisobutyric acid Family
No. of Seeds 3 No. of Other Members 2
Family Centroid CFAMM00530921 Functional Category Human Metabolite
Superfamily Hydroxy Acids Metabolite (S)-3-Hydroxyisobutyric acid Superfamily
Class Class 7086

Cousin Family NamesSeedsMembers
Hydroxy Acids and Derivatives Metabolite (R)-3-Hydroxybutyric ... 5 10
Hydroxy Acids and Derivatives Metabolite 3-Hydroxy-2-methyl-[R... 6 8
Carboxylic Acids and Derivatives Metabolite Monoethyl malonic ... 1 2
Carboxylic Acids and Derivatives Metabolite Dimethylmalonic ac... 1 0


External ID

Functional Category

Molecule Name

CFAMM00530918 HMDB59748 Human Metabolite 2-Methyl-3-hydroxypropanoate
CFAMM00530921 HMDB00023 Human Metabolite (S)-3-Hydroxyisobutyric acid
CFAMM00530920 HMDB00336 Human Metabolite (R)-3-Hydroxyisobutyric 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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