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Obsolete: SELENOCYSTEINE
 
CSE is obsolete , superceded by SEC and is found in 0 entries
CSE
  •   Chemical Component Summary   Hide
    Name SELENOCYSTEINE
    Identifiers 3-selanyl-L-alanine
    (2R)-2-azanyl-3-selanyl-propanoic acid
    Formula C3 H7 N O2 Se
    Molecular Weight 168.05 g/mol
    Type L-peptide linking
    Isomeric SMILES
    InChI
    InChI key ZKZBPNGNEQAJSX-REOHCLBHSA-N
     
  •   Drug Info: DrugBank Hide
    DrugBank ID DB02345   (Stereoisomeric match)
    Name Selenocysteine
    Groups experimental
    Description A naturally occurring amino acid in both eukaryotic and prokaryotic organisms. It is found in tRNAs and in the catalytic site of some enzymes. The genes for glutathione peroxidase and formate dehydrogenase contain the TGA codon, which codes for this amino acid. [PubChem]
    Synonyms
    Brand names
    CAS number 4408-78-0
    Targets
    Name Sequence search Pharmacological action Actions
    Formate dehydrogenase H   Search  unknown
    Cysteine desulfurase   Search  unknown
    Nucleoside diphosphate kinase A   Search  unknown
    Cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide   Search  unknown
     
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