Chemical Methods Ontology

Last uploaded: October 12, 2015
Preferred Name

derivatisation

Synonyms

derivatization

Definitions

The transformation of a chemical compound (the 'educt') into another similar compound (the 'derivative') by altering one or more of its functional groups. Derivatisation is generally perfomed to alter reactivity or change a physical property such as solubility, boiling point, melting point, thermal stability etc.

ID

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/CHMO_0001485

definition

The transformation of a chemical compound (the 'educt') into another similar compound (the 'derivative') by altering one or more of its functional groups. Derivatisation is generally perfomed to alter reactivity or change a physical property such as solubility, boiling point, melting point, thermal stability etc.

has_exact_synonym

derivatization

id

CHMO:0001485

label

derivatisation

notation

CHMO:0001485

prefLabel

derivatisation

subClassOf

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/OBI_0000094

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