Chemical Component Summary

NameD-Glyceraldehyde
SynonymsGlyceraldehyde; (2R)-2,3-DIHYDROXYPROPANAL; GLYCERALDEHYDE
Identifiers(2~{R})-2,3-bis(oxidanyl)propanal
FormulaC3 H6 O3
Molecular Weight90.08
TypeD-SACCHARIDE
Isomeric SMILESOC[C@@H](O)C=O
InChIInChI=1S/C3H6O3/c4-1-3(6)2-5/h1,3,5-6H,2H2/t3-/m0/s1
InChIKeyMNQZXJOMYWMBOU-VKHMYHEASA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count12
Chiral Atom Count1
Bond Count11
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB02536 
NameD-glyceraldehyde
Groupsexperimental
Synonyms
  • D-2,3-dihydroxypropanal
  • D-glyceraldehyde
  • D-glycerose
  • Triose
  • D-aldotriose
CAS number453-17-8

Related Resource References

Resource NameReference
PubChem79014
ChEBICHEBI:17378