FMT

FORMIC ACID

FMT is found in 915 entries

FMT in polymers: 11 entries. Examples include: 1AN5, 1AXW, 1BDU

FMT as free ligands, exist in 904 entries. Examples include 1A5N, 1A5O, 1AOB

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Chemical Component Summary

Name FORMIC ACID
Identifiers methanoic acid
Formula C H2 O2
Molecular Weight 46.03 g/mol
Type non-polymer
Isomeric SMILES OC=O
InChI InChI=1S/CH2O2/c2-1-3/h1H,(H,2,3)
InChI Key BDAGIHXWWSANSR-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 5
Chiral Atom Count 0
Chiral Atoms
Bond Count 4
Aromatic Bond Count 0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB01942   (Stereoisomeric match)
Name Formic Acid
Groups experimental
Description Formic acid (systematically called methanoic acid) is the simplest carboxylic acid. It is an important intermediate in chemical synthesis and occurs naturally, most famously in the venom of bee and ant stings. The principal use of formic acid is as a preservative and antibacterial agent in livestock feed. [Wikipedia]
Synonyms
  • Aminic acid
  • Formate
  • Formylic acid
  • Hydrogen carboxylic acid
  • Methanoic acid
Salts Calcium formate
Brand Names
  • Prenate Star
  • V-natal
Route of administration oral
Categories Anti-Bacterial Agents
CAS number 64-18-6

Drug Targets

Name Sequence Search Pharmacological Action Actions
Nitric oxide synthase, brain MEDHMFGVQQIQPNVISVRLFKRKVGGLGFLVKERVSKPPVIISDLIRGG... unknown
Carbonic anhydrase 2 MSHHWGYGKHNGPEHWHKDFPIAKGERQSPVDIDTHTAKYDPSLKPLSVS... unknown
Aminodeoxychorismate synthase component 1 MKTLSPAVITLLWRQDAAEFYFSRLSHLPWAMLLHSGYADHPYSRFDIVV... unknown
Fibroblast growth factor 1 MAEGEITTFTALTEKFNLPPGNYKKPKLLYCSNGGHFLRILPDGTVDGTR... unknown
Heme oxygenase 1 MERPQPDSMPQDLSEALKEATKEVHTQAENAEFMRNFQKGQVTRDGFKLV... unknown
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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