Chemical Component Summary

NameS,R MESO-TARTARIC ACID
Identifiers(2S,3R)-2,3-dihydroxybutanedioic acid
FormulaC4 H6 O6
Molecular Weight150.09
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESO[C@@H]([C@@H](O)C(O)=O)C(O)=O
InChIInChI=1S/C4H6O6/c5-1(3(7)8)2(6)4(9)10/h1-2,5-6H,(H,7,8)(H,9,10)/t1-,2+
InChIKeyFEWJPZIEWOKRBE-XIXRPRMCSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count16
Chiral Atom Count2
Chiral AtomsC2, C3
Bond Count15
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving Atomsn/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB01694 Different stereochemistry
NameD-tartaric acid
Groupsexperimental
Synonyms
  • (-)-Tartaric acid
  • (2S,3S)-Tartaric acid
  • (S,S)-Tartaric acid
  • (S,S)-Tartrate
  • D-Tartrate
CAS number147-71-7
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