RefMet Compound Details

MW structure37099 (View MW Metabolite Database details)
RefMet nameFormic acid
Systematic nameformic acid
SMILESOC=O
Sum CompositionFormic acid View other entries in RefMet with this sum composition
Exact mass46.005480 (neutral)
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FormulaCH2O2View other entries in RefMet with this formula
InChIInChI=1S/CH2O2/c2-1-3/h1H,(H,2,3)
InChIKeyBDAGIHXWWSANSR-UHFFFAOYSA-NView other enantiomers/diastereomers of this metabolite in RefMet
Super ClassOrganic acids
Main ClassCarboxylic acids
Sub ClassCarboxylic acids
Pubchem CID284
Annotation level1   (1:Known structure; 2:Known regiochemistry; 3:Partial structure; 4:Sum-composition)
Human quantitationView measurements in targeted assays on human samples

Table of KEGG reactions in human pathways involving Formic acid

Rxn IDKEGG ReactionEnzyme
R00527 S-Formylglutathione + H2O <=> Formate + GlutathioneS-Formylglutathione hydrolase
R00943 Tetrahydrofolate + Formate + ATP <=> ADP + Orthophosphate + 10-FormyltetrahydrofolateFormate:tetrahydrofolate ligase (ADP-forming)

Table of KEGG human pathways containing Formic acid

Pathway IDHuman Pathway# of reactions
hsa00670 One carbon pool by folate 1
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