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Chemical Formyltetrahydrofolates

Name Formyltetrahydrofolates
Equivalent Terms Acids, Formyltetrahydrofolic | Formyltetrahydrofolic Acids | N(10)-Formyltetrahydrofolate
Definition Tetrahydrofolates which are substituted by a formyl group at either the nitrogen atom in the 5 position or the nitrogen atom in the 10 position. N(5)-Formyltetrahydrofolate is leukovorin (citrovorum factor) while N(10)-formyltetrahydrofolate is an active coenzyme which functions as a carrier of the formyl group in a number of enzymatic reactions.
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MeSH® ID D005575
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1. ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 2-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pteridines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pterins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Folic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Tetrahydrofolates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Formyltetrahydrofolates Has associated genes Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsEnzymes and Coenzymes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Coenzymes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Tetrahydrofolates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Formyltetrahydrofolates Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Formyltetrahydrofolates Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  10-formyltetrahydropteroyl-gamma-glutamylglutamic acid
View node Leucovorin Has associated genes Has associated diseases