Chemical Component Summary

Identifiers 1-[(2R,3R,4S,5R)-3,4-dihydroxy-5-(hydroxymethyl)oxolan-2-yl]-5-fluoro-pyrimidine-2,4-dione
Formula C9 H11 F N2 O6
Molecular Weight 262.19 g/mol
Type non-polymer
Isomeric SMILES OC[C@H]1O[C@H]([C@H](O)[C@@H]1O)n1cc(F)c(=O)[nH]c1=O
InChI InChI=1S/C9H11FN2O6/c10-3-1-12(9(17)11-7(3)16)8-6(15)5(14)4(2-13)18-8/h1,4-6,8,13-15H,2H2,(H,11,16,17)/t4-,5-,6-,8-/m1/s1

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 29
Chiral Atom Count 4
Chiral Atoms C1' C2' C3' C4'
Bond Count 30
Aromatic Bond Count 0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB01629   (Stereoisomeric match)
Name 5-Fluorouridine
Groups experimental
Description 5-fluorouridine is also known as FUrd, 5-Fluorouracil 1-beta-D-ribofuranoside, 5-Fur, or 5-Fluoro-uridine. 5-fluorouridine is a solid. This compound belongs to the pyrimidine nucleosides and analogues. These are compounds comprising a pyrimidine base attached to a sugar. 5-fluorouridine is known to target uridine phosphorylase. FUrd is often used in chemical and biochemical comparison studies with fluorouracil and thymine analogs.
  • 5-Fluoro-uridine
  • 5-Fluorouracil 1beta-D-ribofuranoside
  • 5-Fur
  • FUrd
Brand Names
  • Carbohydrates
  • Glycosides
  • Heterocyclic Compounds
  • Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring
  • Nucleic Acids, Nucleotides, and Nucleosides
CAS number 316-46-1

Drug Targets

Name Sequence Search Pharmacological Action Actions
Uridine phosphorylase Search 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