Chemical Component Summary

Name S,R MESO-TARTARIC ACID
Identifiers (2R,3S)-2,3-dihydroxybutanedioic acid
(2S,3R)-2,3-dihydroxybutanedioic acid
Formula C4 H6 O6
Molecular Weight 150.09 g/mol
Type non-polymer
Isomeric SMILES O[C@@H]([C@@H](O)C(O)=O)C(O)=O
InChI InChI=1S/C4H6O6/c5-1(3(7)8)2(6)4(9)10/h1-2,5-6H,(H,7,8)(H,9,10)/t1-,2+
InChI Key FEWJPZIEWOKRBE-XIXRPRMCSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 16
Chiral Atom Count 2
Chiral Atoms C2 C3
Bond Count 15
Aromatic Bond Count 0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB01694   (Stereoisomeric match)
Name D-tartaric acid
Groups experimental
Synonyms
  • (-)-Tartaric acid
  • (2S,3S)-Tartaric acid
  • (S,S)-Tartaric acid
  • (S,S)-Tartrate
  • D-Tartrate
  • D-threaric acid
  • Levotartaric Acid
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Brand Names
CAS number 147-71-7
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