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 2-Hydroxyadipic acid Family
No. of Seeds 4 No. of Other Members 2
Family Centroid CFAMM00531039 Functional Category Human Metabolite
Superfamily Hydroxy Acids Metabolite 2-Hydroxyadipic acid and Keto-Acids Metabolite Oxoadipic acid Superfamily
Class Class 7097

Cousin Family NamesSeedsMembers
Bis(5'-adenosyl)-triphosphatase Inhibitor Fructose Family 3 45
Thyroid hormone receptor beta Ligand GC-1 Family 2 62
6-phosphogluconate dehydrogenase, decarboxylating Inhibitor 6-... 2 11
Monosaccharides Metabolite 3-Deoxy-D-glycero-D-galacto-2-nonul... 2 8


External ID

Functional Category

Molecule Name

CFAMM00531040 HMDB00525 Human Metabolite 5-Hydroxyhexanoic acid
CFAMM00531039 HMDB00321 Human Metabolite 2-Hydroxyadipic acid
CFAMM00531038 HMDB00368 Human Metabolite 2(R)-Hydroxyadipic acid
CFAMM00531041 HMDB00409 Human Metabolite (5R)-5-Hydroxyhexanoic 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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