Chemical Component Summary

NameADENINE
Identifiers9H-purin-6-amine
FormulaC5 H5 N5
Molecular Weight135.13
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESNc1ncnc2[nH]cnc12
InChIInChI=1S/C5H5N5/c6-4-3-5(9-1-7-3)10-2-8-4/h1-2H,(H3,6,7,8,9,10)
InChIKeyGFFGJBXGBJISGV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count15
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count16
Aromatic Bond Count9

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB00173 
NameAdenine
Groups
  • approved
  • nutraceutical
DescriptionA purine base and a fundamental unit of adenine nucleotides.
Synonyms
  • Vitamin B4
  • Adenine hydrochloride
  • Adenin
  • 6-Aminopurine
  • Adenine
Brand Names
  • ADSOL Red Cell Preservation Solution System in Plastic Container (PL 146 Plastic)
  • Leukotrap WB System
  • Cpd/adsol
  • Additive Formula 3
  • Leukotrap - AS-3 Solution
IndicationFor nutritional supplementation, also for treating dietary shortage or imbalance
Categories
  • Dietary Supplements
  • Heterocyclic Compounds, Fused-Ring
  • Purines
  • Supplements
  • UGT1A1 Inhibitors
CAS number73-24-5

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Adenine phosphoribosyltransferaseMADSELQLVEQRIRSFPDFPTPGVVFRDISPVLKDPASFRAAIGLLARHL...unknown
5'-methylthioadenosine/S-adenosylhomocysteine nucleosidaseMKIGIIGAMEEEVTLLRDKIENRQTISLGGCEIYTGQLNGTEVALLKSGI...unknown
Acetyl-CoA carboxylase 2MVLLLCLSCLIFSCLTFSWLKIWGKMTDSKPITKSKSEANLIPSQEPFPA...unknown
Low molecular weight phosphotyrosine protein phosphataseMAEQATKSVLFVCLGNICRSPIAEAVFRKLVTDQNISENWRVDSAATSGY...unknown
Peroxisomal trans-2-enoyl-CoA reductaseMASWAKGRSYLAPGLLQGQVAIVTGGATGIGKAIVKELLELGSNVVIASR...unknown
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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

Resource NameReference
PubChem190
ChEBICHEBI:16708
ChEMBLCHEMBL226345