Chemical Component Summary

NameACETOACETIC ACID
Identifiers3-oxobutanoic acid
FormulaC4 H6 O3
Molecular Weight102.09
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESCC(=O)CC(O)=O
InChIInChI=1S/C4H6O3/c1-3(5)2-4(6)7/h2H2,1H3,(H,6,7)
InChIKeyWDJHALXBUFZDSR-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count13
Chiral Atom Count0
Chiral Atomsn/a
Bond Count12
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving Atomsn/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB01762 Different stereochemistry
NameAcetoacetic Acid
Groupsexperimental
Categories
  • Carboxylic Acids
  • Keto Acids
  • Ketone Bodies
  • Ketones
  • Organic Chemicals
CAS number541-50-4

Drug Targets

NameSequence SearchPharmacological ActionActions
FumarylacetoacetaseMSFIPVAEDSDFPIHNLPYGVFSTRGDPRPRIGVAIGDQILDLSIIKHLF...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