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 Fatty Acid Esters Metabolite Oleoylcarnitine Family
No. of Seeds 8 No. of Other Members 1
Family Centroid CFAMM00533831 Functional Category Human Metabolite
Superfamily Fatty Acid Esters Metabolite Oleoylcarnitine and Hydroxy Acids Metabolite 3-Hydroxy-9-hexadecenoylcarnitine Superfamily
Class Class 7230

Cousin Family NamesSeedsMembers
Fatty Acid Esters Metabolite Linoelaidyl carnitine Family 4 2


External ID

Functional Category

Molecule Name

CFAMM00533834 HMDB13338 Human Metabolite 11Z-Octadecenylcarnitine
CFAMM00533827 HMDB13207 Human Metabolite 9-Hexadecenoylcarnitine
CFAMM00533833 HMDB13331 Human Metabolite 3, 5-Tetradecadiencarnitine
CFAMM00533826 HMDB06351 Human Metabolite Vaccenyl carnitine
CFAMM00533832 HMDB06318 Human Metabolite Gamma-linolenyl carnitine
CFAMM00533831 HMDB05065 Human Metabolite Oleoylcarnitine
CFAMM00533830 HMDB13334 Human Metabolite 9,12-Hexadecadienoylcarnitine
CFAMM00533829 HMDB06319 Human Metabolite Alpha-linolenyl 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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