Chemical Component Summary

Name3-METHYL-2-OXOBUTANOIC ACID
Identifiers3-methyl-2-oxo-butanoic acid
FormulaC5 H8 O3
Molecular Weight116.11
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESCC(C)C(=O)C(O)=O
InChIInChI=1S/C5H8O3/c1-3(2)4(6)5(7)8/h3H,1-2H3,(H,7,8)
InChIKeyQHKABHOOEWYVLI-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count16
Chiral Atom Count0
Chiral Atomsn/a
Bond Count15
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving Atomsn/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB04074 Different stereochemistry
NameAlpha-ketoisovalerate
Groupsexperimental
Synonyms
  • 2-Keto-3-methylbutyric acid
  • 2-Ketovaline
  • 2-Oxo-3-methylbutanoate
  • 2-Oxoisopentanoate
  • 2-Oxoisovalerate
Categories
  • Carboxylic Acids
  • Organic Chemicals
  • Pentanoic Acids
  • Valerates
CAS number759-05-7
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