Chemical Component Summary

Name4-METHYL VALERIC ACID
Identifiers4-methylpentanoic acid
FormulaC6 H12 O2
Molecular Weight116.16
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESCC(C)CCC(=O)O
InChIInChI=1S/C6H12O2/c1-5(2)3-4-6(7)8/h5H,3-4H2,1-2H3,(H,7,8)
InChIKeyFGKJLKRYENPLQH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count20
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count19
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB03993 
NameIsocaproic acid
Groupsexperimental
Synonyms
  • Isocaproic acid
  • 4-Methylvaleric acid
  • Isobutylacetic acid
Categories
  • Acids, Acyclic
  • Fatty Acids
  • Fatty Acids, Volatile
  • Lipids
CAS number646-07-1

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Branched-chain-amino-acid aminotransferaseMTTKKADYIWFNGEMVRWEDAKVHVMSHALHYGTSVFEGIRCYDSHKGPV...unknown
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

Related Resource References

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CCDC/CSDISETUV
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