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Record Information
Version3.6
Creation Date2012-01-27 12:39:14 UTC
Update Date2016-02-11 01:27:12 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB13672
Secondary Accession NumbersNone
Metabolite Identification
Common NameCerium
DescriptionAn element of the rare earth family of metals. It has the atomic symbol Ce, atomic number 58, and atomic weight 140.12. Cerium is a malleable metal used in many industrial applications including catalysts, additives to fuel to reduce emissions, and to glass and enamels to change their color.
Structure
Thumb
Synonyms
ValueSource
58CeChEBI
CeChEBI
CerChEBI
CerioChEBI
ZerChEBI
Chemical FormulaCe
Average Molecular Weight140.116
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight139.905434035
IUPAC Namecerium
Traditional Namecerium
CAS Registry Number7440-45-1
SMILES
[Ce]
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/Ce
InChI KeyInChIKey=GWXLDORMOJMVQZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of inorganic compounds known as homogeneous lanthanide compounds. These are inorganic compounds containing only metal atoms,with the largest atom being a lanthanide atom.
KingdomInorganic compounds
Super ClassHomogeneous metal compounds
ClassHomogeneous lanthanide compounds
Sub ClassNot Available
Direct ParentHomogeneous lanthanide compounds
Alternative ParentsNot Available
Substituents
  • Homogeneous lanthanide
  • Acyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAcyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Ontology
StatusDetected and Quantified
Origin
  • Toxin/Pollutant
Biofunction
  • Nutrient
ApplicationNot Available
Cellular locationsNot Available
Physical Properties
StateSolid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting Point795 °CNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water SolubilityNot AvailableNot Available
LogP0Not Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
logP0ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area0 Å2ChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count0ChemAxon
Refractivity0 m3·mol-1ChemAxon
Polarizability1.78 Å3ChemAxon
Number of Rings0ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
SpectraNot Available
Biological Properties
Cellular LocationsNot Available
Biofluid Locations
  • Blood
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF)
  • Saliva
  • Urine
Tissue LocationNot Available
PathwaysNot Available
Normal Concentrations
BiofluidStatusValueAgeSexConditionReferenceDetails
BloodExpected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableNot AvailableNot Available
Normal
  • Not Applicable
details
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF)Detected and Quantified0.005 +/-0.001 uMAdult (>18 years old)Not SpecifiedNormal details
SalivaDetected and Quantified0.005 +/- 0.002 uMAdult (>18 years old)BothNormal
    • Zerihun T. Dame, ...
details
UrineDetected and Quantified0.00048 (0.00008-0.00180) umol/mmol creatinineAdult (>18 years old)Both
Normal
details
UrineDetected and Quantified0.0-0.0007 umol/mmol creatinineAdult (>18 years old)BothNormal 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 IDNot Available
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID22411
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
BioCyc IDNot Available
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkCerium
NuGOwiki LinkHMDB13672
Metagene LinkHMDB13672
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound23974
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI ID33369
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Not Available
General ReferencesNot Available