Chemical Component Summary

NameOROTIC ACID
Identifiers2,6-dioxo-3H-pyrimidine-4-carboxylic acid
FormulaC5 H4 N2 O4
Molecular Weight156.10
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESOC(=O)C1=CC(=O)NC(=O)N1
InChIInChI=1S/C5H4N2O4/c8-3-1-2(4(9)10)6-5(11)7-3/h1H,(H,9,10)(H2,6,7,8,11)
InChIKeyPXQPEWDEAKTCGB-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count15
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count15
Aromatic Bond Count6

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB02262 
NameOrotic acid
Groupsinvestigational
Synonyms
  • Acido orotico
  • Vitamin B13
  • Orotic acid
  • Orots√§ure
  • Acidum oroticum
Categories
  • Pyrimidines
  • Pyrimidinones
CAS number65-86-1

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Dihydroorotate dehydrogenase A (fumarate)MLNTTFANAKFANPFMNASGVHCMTIEDLEELKASQAGAYITKSSTLEKR...unknown
Orotate phosphoribosyltransferaseMKPYQRQFIEFALNKQVLKFGEFTLKSGRKSPYFFNAGLFNTGRDLALLG...unknown
Dihydroorotate dehydrogenase (quinone), mitochondrialMAWRHLKKRAQDAVIILGGGGLLFASYLMATGDERFYAEHLMPTLQGLLD...unknown
Dihydroorotate dehydrogenase (quinone)MYYPFVRKALFQLDPERAHEFTFQQLRRITGTPFEALVRQKVPAKPVNCM...unknown
DihydroorotaseMTAPSQVLKIRRPDDWHLHLRDGDMLKTVVPYTSEIYGRAIVMPNLAPPV...unknowninhibitor
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