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 Prenol Lipids Metabolite Glycinoprenol 11 Family
No. of Seeds 2 No. of Other Members 5
Family Centroid CFAMM00532814 Functional Category Human Metabolite
Superfamily Retinoic acid receptor and Retinoid X receptor Ligand Vitamin A Superfamily
Class Class 708

Cousin Family NamesSeedsMembers
Retinoic acid receptor and Retinoid X receptor Ligand Vitamin ... 1 8
Prenol Lipids Metabolite alpha-Bergamotenol Family 1 0
Prenol Lipids Metabolite Lepidiumsesterterpenol Family 1 3


External ID

Functional Category

Molecule Name

CFAMM00532817 HMDB35154 Human Metabolite (2Z,6E)-3,7,11,15,19-Pentamethyl-2,6-eicosadien-1-ol
CFAMM00532808 HMDB02019 Human Metabolite Phytol

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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