Chemical Component Summary

Namealpha-D-galactopyranuronic acid
Synonymsalpha-D-galacturonic acid; D-galacturonic acid; galacturonic acid; ALPHA D-GALACTURONIC ACID
Identifiers(2S,3R,4S,5R,6S)-3,4,5,6-tetrahydroxyoxane-2-carboxylic acid
FormulaC6 H10 O7
Molecular Weight194.139
TypeD-SACCHARIDE, ALPHA LINKING
Isomeric SMILES[C@@H]1([C@H]([C@H](O[C@@H]([C@@H]1O)O)C(=O)O)O)O
InChIInChI=1S/C6H10O7/c7-1-2(8)4(5(10)11)13-6(12)3(1)9/h1-4,6-9,12H,(H,10,11)/t1-,2+,3+,4-,6-/m0/s1
InChIKeyAEMOLEFTQBMNLQ-BKBMJHBISA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count23
Chiral Atom Count5
Bond Count23
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB03511 
Namealpha-D-galacturonic acid
Groups experimental
DescriptionThe α-anomer of D-galacturonic acid.
Synonyms
  • α-D-galacturonic acid
  • alpha-D-galactopyranuronic acid
  • alpha-D-galacturonic acid
  • α-D-galactopyranuronic acid
CAS number6294-16-2

Related Resource References

Resource NameReference
PubChem 445929
ChEBI CHEBI:33885, CHEBI:17309, CHEBI:15446
CCDC/CSD ODEKIR, ODEKIR01