Butyric acid

Butyric acid

Butyric acid, also known under the systematic name butanoic acid, abbreviated BTA, is a carboxylic acid with the structural formula CH3CH2CH2-COOH.

acid, chemical compound, food component, substance

CAS Code
"107-92-6"
Cause of
AIDS , Crohn's disease , ulcerative colitis , hypoglycemia
Human Metabolome Database Code
"HMDB00039"
INFOODS Tagname
"F4D0"
IUPAC Name
"Butanoic acid"
Parent Class
acid , chemical compound , substance
PubChem ID
"264"
USDA Nutrient Number
"607"

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