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Record Information
Version3.6
Creation Date2005-11-16 15:48:42 UTC
Update Date2016-02-11 01:03:15 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB00711
Secondary Accession NumbersNone
Metabolite Identification
Common NameHydroxyoctanoic acid
DescriptionHydroxyoctanoic acid medium chain substrate of the 2-hydroxy acid oxidases associated with the 3 distinct human 2-hydroxy acid oxidase genes, HAOX1, HAOX2, and HAOX3. (PMID: 10777549 ).
Structure
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Synonyms
ValueSource
2-HydroxycaprylateHMDB
2-Hydroxycaprylic acidHMDB
2-HydroxyoctanoateHMDB
2-Hydroxyoctanoic acidHMDB
a-Hydroxy-N-caprylateHMDB
a-Hydroxy-N-caprylic acidHMDB
a-HydroxycaprylateHMDB
a-Hydroxycaprylic acidHMDB
a-HydroxyoctanoateHMDB
a-Hydroxyoctanoic acidHMDB
alpha-Hydroxy-N-caprylateHMDB
alpha-Hydroxy-N-caprylic acidHMDB
alpha-HydroxycaprylateHMDB
alpha-Hydroxycaprylic acidHMDB
alpha-HydroxyoctanoateHMDB
alpha-Hydroxyoctanoic acidHMDB
DL-2-HydroxycaprylateHMDB
DL-2-Hydroxycaprylic acidHMDB
DL-2-HydroxyoctanoateHMDB
DL-2-Hydroxyoctanoic acidHMDB
HydroxyoctanoateHMDB
Chemical FormulaC8H16O3
Average Molecular Weight160.2108
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight160.109944378
IUPAC Name2-hydroxyoctanoic acid
Traditional Namehydroxyoctanoate
CAS Registry Number617-73-2
SMILES
CCCCCCC(O)C(O)=O
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C8H16O3/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7(9)8(10)11/h7,9H,2-6H2,1H3,(H,10,11)
InChI KeyInChIKey=JKRDADVRIYVCCY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as hydroxy fatty acids. These are fatty acids in which the chain bears a hydroxyl group.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassLipids and lipid-like molecules
ClassFatty Acyls
Sub ClassFatty acids and conjugates
Direct ParentHydroxy fatty acids
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Hydroxy fatty acid
  • Medium-chain fatty acid
  • Monosaccharide
  • Hydroxy acid
  • Alpha-hydroxy acid
  • Secondary alcohol
  • Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives
  • Carboxylic acid
  • Carboxylic acid derivative
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Carbonyl group
  • Alcohol
  • Aliphatic acyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAliphatic acyclic compounds
External DescriptorsNot Available
Ontology
StatusDetected but not Quantified
Origin
  • Endogenous
BiofunctionNot Available
ApplicationNot Available
Cellular locationsNot Available
Physical Properties
StateSolid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting Point70 °CNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water Solubility927 mg/mLNot Available
LogPNot AvailableNot Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility11.2 mg/mLALOGPS
logP1.8ALOGPS
logP1.83ChemAxon
logS-1.2ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)4.42ChemAxon
pKa (Strongest Basic)-3.8ChemAxon
Physiological Charge-1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count3ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count2ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area57.53 Å2ChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count6ChemAxon
Refractivity41.77 m3·mol-1ChemAxon
Polarizability18.01 Å3ChemAxon
Number of Rings0ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash Key
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - Quattro_QQQ 10V, Negative (Annotated)splash10-0a4i-0900000000-274854495f347923df57View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - Quattro_QQQ 25V, Negative (Annotated)splash10-01ot-9600000000-8356da50c42e627194d6View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - Quattro_QQQ 40V, Negative (Annotated)splash10-0002-9100000000-d73f7a96bae4c293dca5View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QQ (API3000, Applied Biosystems) 10V, Negativesplash10-0a4i-0900000000-bcfd295851c0251e17a5View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QQ (API3000, Applied Biosystems) 20V, Negativesplash10-03di-0900000000-647e329a4f1198a21c4eView in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QQ (API3000, Applied Biosystems) 30V, Negativesplash10-03di-0900000000-9712f63969dfeb7b2b12View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QQ (API3000, Applied Biosystems) 40V, Negativesplash10-03di-5900000000-20ecc3e0ff5e821384c2View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QQ (API3000, Applied Biosystems) 50V, Negativesplash10-14i0-9900000000-808d3e185b47d908aa40View in MoNA
1D NMR1H NMR SpectrumNot Available
2D NMR[1H,13C] 2D NMR SpectrumNot Available
Biological Properties
Cellular LocationsNot Available
Biofluid Locations
  • Saliva
Tissue LocationNot Available
PathwaysNot Available
Normal Concentrations
BiofluidStatusValueAgeSexConditionReferenceDetails
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
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SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
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SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
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SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
Abnormal Concentrations
Not Available
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease ReferencesNone
Associated OMIM IDsNone
DrugBank IDNot Available
DrugBank Metabolite IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Metabolite IDNot Available
FoodDB IDFDB022197
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID84994
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
BioCyc IDNot Available
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkNot Available
NuGOwiki LinkHMDB00711
Metagene LinkHMDB00711
METLIN ID5679
PubChem Compound94180
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI IDNot Available
References
Synthesis ReferenceSakaki, Keiji; Hara, Shigeki; Itoh, Naotsugu. Optical resolution of racemic 2-hydroxy octanoic acid using biphasic enzyme membrane reactor. Desalination (2002), 149(1-3), 247-252.
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Download (PDF)
General References
  1. Jones JM, Morrell JC, Gould SJ: Identification and characterization of HAOX1, HAOX2, and HAOX3, three human peroxisomal 2-hydroxy acid oxidases. J Biol Chem. 2000 Apr 28;275(17):12590-7. [10777549 ]
  2. Duran M, Wanders RJ, de Jager JP, Dorland L, Bruinvis L, Ketting D, Ijlst L, van Sprang FJ: 3-Hydroxydicarboxylic aciduria due to long-chain 3-hydroxyacyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase deficiency associated with sudden neonatal death: protective effect of medium-chain triglyceride treatment. Eur J Pediatr. 1991 Jan;150(3):190-5. [2044590 ]