Chemical Component Summary

Name2,3-DIHYDROXY-1,4-DITHIOBUTANE
Identifiers(2R,3R)-1,4-bis-sulfanylbutane-2,3-diol
FormulaC4 H10 O2 S2
Molecular Weight154.25
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESO[C@@H](CS)[C@@H](O)CS
InChIInChI=1S/C4H10O2S2/c5-3(1-7)4(6)2-8/h3-8H,1-2H2/t3-,4-/m0/s1
InChIKeyVHJLVAABSRFDPM-IMJSIDKUSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count18
Chiral Atom Count2
Chiral AtomsC2, C3
Bond Count17
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving Atomsn/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB04447 Different stereochemistry
Name1,4-Dithiothreitol
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionA reagent commonly used in biochemical studies as a protective agent to prevent the oxidation of SH (thiol) groups and for reducing disulphides to dithiols. [PubChem]
Synonyms2,3-dihydroxy-1,4-dithiobutane
CAS number3483-12-3

Drug Targets

NameSequence SearchPharmacological ActionActions
Spermidine/spermine N(1)-acetyltransferaseMSVKMKKCSREDLQTLQQLSIETFNDTFKEQNSPENMKAYLESAFNTEQL...unknown
50S ribosomal protein L27MAHKKGLGSTRNGRDSQAKRLGVKRYEGQVVRAGNILVRQRGTRFKPGKN...unknown
Listeriolysin regulatory proteinMNAQAEEFKKYLETNGIKPKQFHKKELIFNQWDPQEYCIFLYDGITKLTS...unknown
Maleylacetoacetate isomeraseMQAGKPILYSYFRSSCSWRVRIALALKGIDYKTVPINLIKDRGQQFSKDF...unknown
Retinal dehydrogenase 1MSSSGTPDLPVLLTDLKIQYTKIFINNEWHDSVSGKKFPVFNPATEEELC...unknown
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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