ABU

GAMMA-AMINO-BUTANOIC ACID

ABU is found in 20 entries

ABU in polymers: 1 entries. Examples include: 1QUR,

ABU as free ligands, exist in 19 entries. Examples include 1M19, 1M1A, 1S32

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Chemical Component Summary

Name GAMMA-AMINO-BUTANOIC ACID
Identifiers 4-aminobutanoic acid
4-azanylbutanoic acid
Synonyms GAMMA(AMINO)-BUTYRIC ACID
Formula C4 H9 N O2
Molecular Weight 103.12 g/mol
Type non-polymer
Isomeric SMILES NCCCC(O)=O
InChI InChI=1S/C4H9NO2/c5-3-1-2-4(6)7/h1-3,5H2,(H,6,7)
InChI Key BTCSSZJGUNDROE-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 16
Chiral Atom Count 0
Chiral Atoms
Bond Count 15
Aromatic Bond Count 0
Leaving Atoms OE2 HN2 HE2

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB02530   (Stereoisomeric match)
Name Gamma(Amino)-Butyric Acid
Groups experimental
Description The most common inhibitory neurotransmitter in the central nervous system. [PubChem]
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Brand Names

Drug Targets

Name Sequence Search Pharmacological Action Actions
Glycine amidinotransferase, mitochondrial 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