Chemical Component Summary

Identifiers naphthalene-2,6-dicarboxylic acid
Formula C12 H8 O4
Molecular Weight 216.19 g/mol
Type non-polymer
Isomeric SMILES OC(=O)c1ccc2cc(ccc2c1)C(O)=O
InChI InChI=1S/C12H8O4/c13-11(14)9-3-1-7-5-10(12(15)16)4-2-8(7)6-9/h1-6H,(H,13,14)(H,15,16)

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 24
Chiral Atom Count 0
Chiral Atoms
Bond Count 25
Aromatic Bond Count 11
Leaving Atoms O2'

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB08262   (Stereoisomeric match)
Name 2,6-dicarboxynaphthalene
Groups experimental
Description 2,6-dicarboxynaphthalene is a solid. This compound belongs to the naphthalenecarboxylic acids. These are compounds containing a napthalene moiety with a ring carbon which bears a carboxylic acid group. This drug targets the proteins hemoglobin subunit alpha and hemoglobin subunit beta.
Brand Names
CAS number 1141-38-4
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