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MetaCyc Compound Class: an aldehyde or ketone

Synonyms: aldehyde or ketone

Child Classes: a ketone (185), an aldehyde (165), an aliphatic aldehyde or ketone (1), an α,β-unsaturated carbonyl compound (11), D,L-malic semialdehyde (1)

Instances:
(2E)-2-butylidene-4-hydroxy-5-methyl-3(2H)-furanone,
(2E)-2-ethylidene-4-hydroxy-5-methyl-3(2H)-furanone,
(2E)-4-hydroxy-5-methyl-2-propylidene-3(2H)-furanone,
4-hydroxy-5-methyl-2-methylene-3(2H)-furanone,
4-hydroxy-5-methyl-2-propyl-3(2H)-furanone,
furaneol glucopyranoside,
malonyl-furaneol glucopyranoside,
methoxyfuraneol (enol form),
methoxyfuraneol (keto form),
norfuraneol

Reactions known to produce the compound:

Not in pathways:
a nitroalkane + oxygen + H2O → an aldehyde or ketone + nitrite + hydrogen peroxide + H+


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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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