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4-Aminobenzoic acid

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4-Aminobenzoic acid (also known as para-aminobenzoic acid or PABA because the number 4 carbon in the benzene ring is also known as the para position) is an organic compound with the formula H2NC6H4CO2H. [1]

28 relations: Amine, Aminodeoxychorismate lyase, Aminodeoxychorismate synthase, Azo dye, Benzene, Carboxylic acid, Chemical formula, Chorismic acid, Cross-link, Dihydropteroate synthase, Escherichia coli, Folate, Hofmann rearrangement, Irritable bowel syndrome, Median lethal dose, National Institutes of Health, Organic compound, Padimate O, Peyronie's disease, PubChem, Sulfonamide (medicine), Sunscreen, Terephthalic acid, Vitamin, Vitiligo, Wiley-VCH, 4-Aminosalicylic acid, 4-Nitrobenzoic acid.


In organic chemistry, amines are compounds and functional groups that contain a basic nitrogen atom with a lone pair.

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Aminodeoxychorismate lyase

4-amino-4-deoxychorismate lyase is an enzyme that participates in folate biosynthesis by catalyzing the production of PABA by the following reaction This enzyme has one substrate, 4-amino-4-deoxychorismate, and two products, 4-aminobenzoate (PABA) and pyruvate.

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Aminodeoxychorismate synthase

In enzymology, an aminodeoxychorismate synthase is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are chorismate and L-glutamine, whereas its two products are 4-amino-4-deoxychorismate and L-glutamate.

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Azo dye

Azo dyes are organic compounds bearing the functional group R−N.

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Benzene is an important organic chemical compound with the chemical formula C6H6.

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Carboxylic acid

A carboxylic acid is an organic compound that contains a carboxyl group (C(.

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Chemical formula

A chemical formula is a way of presenting information about the chemical proportions of atoms that constitute a particular chemical compound or molecule, using chemical element symbols, numbers, and sometimes also other symbols, such as parentheses, dashes, brackets, commas and plus (+) and minus (−) signs.

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Chorismic acid

Chorismic acid, more commonly known as its anionic form chorismate, is an important biochemical intermediate in plants and microorganisms.

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A cross-link is a bond that links one polymer chain to another.

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Dihydropteroate synthase

Dihydropteroate synthase is an enzyme classified under.

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Escherichia coli

Escherichia coli (also known as E. coli) is a Gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, rod-shaped, coliform bacterium of the genus Escherichia that is commonly found in the lower intestine of warm-blooded organisms (endotherms).

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Folate, distinct forms of which are known as folic acid, folacin, and vitamin B9, is one of the B vitamins.

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Hofmann rearrangement

The Hofmann rearrangement is the organic reaction of a primary amide to a primary amine with one fewer carbon atom.

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Irritable bowel syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a group of symptoms—including abdominal pain and changes in the pattern of bowel movements without any evidence of underlying damage.

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Median lethal dose

In toxicology, the median lethal dose, LD50 (abbreviation for "lethal dose, 50%"), LC50 (lethal concentration, 50%) or LCt50 is a measure of the lethal dose of a toxin, radiation, or pathogen.

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National Institutes of Health

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is the primary agency of the United States government responsible for biomedical and public health research, founded in the late 1870s.

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Organic compound

In chemistry, an organic compound is generally any chemical compound that contains carbon.

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Padimate O

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Peyronie's disease

Peyronie's disease is a connective tissue disorder involving the growth of fibrous plaques in the soft tissue of the penis.

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PubChem is a database of chemical molecules and their activities against biological assays.

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Sulfonamide (medicine)

Sulfonamide (also called sulphonamide, sulfa drugs or sulpha drugs) is the basis of several groups of drugs.

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Sunscreen, also known as sunblock, sun cream or suntan lotion, is a lotion, spray, gel or other topical product that absorbs or reflects some of the sun's ultraviolet (UV) radiation and thus helps protect against sunburn.

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Terephthalic acid

Terephthalic acid is an organic compound with formula C6H4(CO2H)2.

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A vitamin is an organic molecule (or related set of molecules) which is an essential micronutrient - that is, a substance which an organism needs in small quantities for the proper functioning of its metabolism - but cannot synthesize it (either at all, or in sufficient quantities), and therefore it must be obtained through the diet.

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Vitiligo is a long-term skin condition characterized by patches of the skin losing their pigment.

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Wiley-VCH is a German publisher owned by John Wiley & Sons.

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4-Aminosalicylic acid

4-Aminosalicylic acid, also known as para-aminosalicylic acid (PAS) is an antibiotic primarily used to treat tuberculosis.

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4-Nitrobenzoic acid

4-Nitrobenzoic acid is an organic compound with the formula C6H4(NO2)CO2H.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/4-Aminobenzoic_acid

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