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Type_substrate Report for: Hexanoate

Caproic acid, also known as hexanoic acid C6, is the carboxylic acid derived from hexane with the chemical formula CH3(CH2)4COOH . Acid moiety of some ester substrate. Can be the product of hydrolysis of an ester and act as an inhibitor of the enzyme and be found in the active site in some structures
See also this moiety in type of inhibitors: Hexanoate

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