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Chemical Acetoin

Name Acetoin
CAS Type 1 Name 2-Butanone, 3-hydroxy-
Equivalent Terms 3H-2B butanone | 3-hydroxy-2-butanone | Acetylmethylcarbinol
CAS Registry Number 513-86-0
Definition A product of fermentation. It is a component of the butanediol cycle in microorganisms. In mammals it is oxidized to carbon dioxide.
Structure Acetoin
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MeSH® ID D000093
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