GAL

BETA-D-GALACTOSE

GAL is found in 866 entries

GAL in polymers: 3 entries. Examples include: 1AGA, 1CAP, 2MK1

GAL as free ligands, exist in 863 entries. Examples include 1A3K, 1AX1, 1AX2

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Chemical Component Summary

Name BETA-D-GALACTOSE
Identifiers beta-D-galactopyranose
(2R,3R,4S,5R,6R)-6-(hydroxymethyl)oxane-2,3,4,5-tetrol
Formula C6 H12 O6
Molecular Weight 180.16 g/mol
Type D-saccharide
Isomeric SMILES OC[C@H]1O[C@@H](O)[C@H](O)[C@@H](O)[C@H]1O
InChI InChI=1S/C6H12O6/c7-1-2-3(8)4(9)5(10)6(11)12-2/h2-11H,1H2/t2-,3+,4+,5-,6-/m1/s1
InChI Key WQZGKKKJIJFFOK-FPRJBGLDSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 24
Chiral Atom Count 5
Chiral Atoms C1 C2 C3 C4 C5
Bond Count 24
Aromatic Bond Count 0
Leaving Atoms O1 O3 O4

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB02379   (Different stereochemistry)
Name Beta-D-Glucose
Groups experimental
Description A primary source of energy for living organisms. It is naturally occurring and is found in fruits and other parts of plants in its free state. It is used therapeutically in fluid and nutrient replacement. [PubChem]
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Brand Names
CAS number 50-99-7

Drug Targets

Name Sequence Search Pharmacological Action Actions
Glycogen phosphorylase, liver form MAKPLTDQEKRRQISIRGIVGVENVAELKKSFNRHLHFTLVKDRNVATTR... unknown
Prostaglandin G/H synthase 1 MSRSLLLWFLLFLLLLPPLPVLLADPGAPTPVNPCCYYPCQHQGICVRFG... unknown
Glycogen phosphorylase, muscle form MSRPLSDQEKRKQISVRGLAGVENVTELKKNFNRHLHFTLVKDRNVATPR... unknown
Interferon beta MTNKCLLQIALLLCFSTTALSMSYNLLGFLQRSSNFQCQKLLWQLNGRLE... unknown
Galectin-7 MSNVPHKSSLPEGIRPGTVLRIRGLVPPNASRFHVNLLCGEEQGSDAALH... 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