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FORMIC ACID
 
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FMT
  •   Chemical Component Summary   Hide
    Name FORMIC ACID
    Identifiers methanoic acid
    Formula C H2 O2
    Molecular Weight 46.03 g/mol
    Type non-polymer
    Isomeric SMILES
    InChI
    InChI key BDAGIHXWWSANSR-UHFFFAOYSA-N
     
  •   Drug Info: DrugBank Hide
    DrugBank ID DB01942   (Stereoisomeric match)
    Name Formic Acid
    Groups experimental
    Description Formic acid (systematically called methanoic acid) is the simplest carboxylic acid. It is an important intermediate in chemical synthesis and occurs naturally, most famously in the venom of bee and ant stings. The principal use of formic acid is as a preservative and antibacterial agent in livestock feed. [Wikipedia]
    Synonyms
    • Aminic acid
    • Formate
    • Formylic acid
    • Hydrogen carboxylic acid
    • Methanoic acid
    Categories Anti-Bacterial Agents
    CAS number 64-18-6
    Targets
    Name Sequence search Pharmacological action Actions
    Nitric oxide synthase, brain   Search  unknown
    Carbonic anhydrase 2   Search  unknown
    Para-aminobenzoate synthase component 1   Search  unknown
    Fibroblast growth factor 1   Search  unknown
    Heme oxygenase 1   Search  unknown
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