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 Linoelaidyl carnitine Family
No. of Seeds 4 No. of Other Members 2
Family Centroid CFAMM00534218 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 L-Acetylcarnitine Family 8 6
Fatty Acid Esters Metabolite Oleoylcarnitine Family 8 1
Alcohols and Polyols Metabolite 9-Hexadecenoylcholine Family 3 1


External ID

Functional Category

Molecule Name

CFAMM00534216 HMDB06469 Human Metabolite Linoleyl carnitine
CFAMM00534214 HMDB13205 Human Metabolite 9-Decenoylcarnitine
CFAMM00534218 HMDB06461 Human Metabolite Linoelaidyl carnitine
CFAMM00534217 HMDB06464 Human Metabolite Elaidic 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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