Anti-oxidantOther Metabolites Mapped to 'Antioxidant'HMDB0000044 (Ascorbic acid) HMDB0000243 (Pyruvic acid) HMDB0000561 (B-Carotene) HMDB0001072 (Coenzyme Q10) HMDB0001303 (Zinc (II) ion) HMDB0001890 (Acetylcysteine) HMDB0002012 (Ubiquinone-1) HMDB0002902 (Delta-Tocopherol) HMDB0003217 (Genistein) HMDB0014273 (Vitamin C)
- HMDB0000243 (Pyruvic acid)
- a chemical substance that is used to maintain the quality, integrity, and safety of finished products by inhibiting the oxidative degradation of the ingredients in the formulation. Also referred to as a preservative
- Parent Term
- Biological role
- Parent Definition
- The biological function of a chemical. the biological role answers the question how a chemical is involved in molecular processes in an organism. this can include biochemical effects of non-endogenous chemicals, which are also assigned an industrial application such as pharmaceuticals. the biological role is limited to cellular levls, and will not include role at system process level, such as a chemical which has a role in a disease.