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 (+/-)-Ethyl 2-hydroxy-3-methylvalerate Family
No. of Seeds 4 No. of Other Members 3
Family Centroid CFAMM00538077 Functional Category Human Metabolite
Superfamily Protein kinase C alpha type inhibitor [(2S)-3-hydroxy-2-(4-methyl-3-propan-2-ylpentanoyl)oxypropyl] 4-methyl-3-propan-2-ylpentanoate Superfamily
Class Class 6051

Cousin Family NamesSeedsMembers
Protein kinase C alpha type inhibitor [(2S)-3-hydroxy-2-(4-met... 3 1
Fatty Acids and Conjugates Metabolite D-Leucic acid Family 5 4
Fatty Acids and Conjugates Metabolite 2-Hydroxy-3-methylbutyri... 2 1
Hydroxy Acids and Derivatives Metabolite 2-Hydroxycaproic acid... 2 1
Fatty Acid Esters Metabolite (+/-)-Ethyl 2-hydroxy-2-methylbut... 1 0


External ID

Functional Category

Molecule Name

CFAMM00538077 HMDB32270 Human Metabolite (+/-)-Ethyl 2-hydroxy-3-methylvalerate
CFAMM00538075 HMDB59825 Human Metabolite Isoamyl lactate
CFAMM00538080 HMDB31510 Human Metabolite R-2-Hydroxy-3-methylbutanoic acid 3-Methylbutanoyl
CFAMM00538079 HMDB59867 Human Metabolite Ethyl 2-hydroxy-4-methylpentanoate

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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