Chemical Component Summary

Name(AMINOOXY)ACETIC ACID
Identifiers2-aminooxyethanoic acid
FormulaC2 H5 N O3
Molecular Weight91.07
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESNOCC(O)=O
InChIInChI=1S/C2H5NO3/c3-6-1-2(4)5/h1,3H2,(H,4,5)
InChIKeyNQRKYASMKDDGHT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count11
Chiral Atom Count0
Chiral Atomsn/a
Bond Count10
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving AtomsO2

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB02079 Different stereochemistry
NameAminooxyacetic acid
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionA compound that inhibits aminobutyrate aminotransferase activity in vivo, thereby raising the level of gamma-aminobutyric acid in tissues. [PubChem]
Synonyms
  • (aminooxy)acetic acid
  • aminoxyacetic acid
  • AOAA
  • carboxymethoxyamine
  • Carboxymethoxylamine
Categories
  • Acetates
  • Acids, Acyclic
  • Amines
  • Carboxylic Acids
  • Chemical Actions and Uses
CAS number645-88-5

Drug Targets

NameSequence SearchPharmacological ActionActions
Serine--pyruvate aminotransferaseMASHKLLVTPPKALLKPLSIPNQLLLGPGPSNLPPRIMAAGGLQMIGSMS...unknown
Drug Info/Drug Targets: DrugBank 3.0: a comprehensive resource for 'omics' research on drugs. Knox C, Law V, Jewison T, Liu P, Ly S, Frolkis A, Pon A, Banco K, Mak C, Neveu V, Djoumbou Y, Eisner R, Guo AC, Wishart DS. Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan; 39 (Database issue):D1035-41. | PMID:21059682