Chemical Component Summary

NameBETAINE ALDEHYDE
Identifierstrimethyl-(2-oxoethyl)azanium
FormulaC5 H12 N O
Molecular Weight102.16
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESC[N+](C)(C)CC=O
InChIInChI=1S/C5H12NO/c1-6(2,3)4-5-7/h5H,4H2,1-3H3/q+1
InChIKeySXKNCCSPZDCRFD-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge1
Atom Count19
Chiral Atom Count0
Chiral Atomsn/a
Bond Count18
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving Atomsn/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB04401 Different stereochemistry
Name[Formylmethyl]Trimethyl-Ammonium, N,N,N-Trimethylammonium Acetaldehyde
Groupsexperimental

Drug Targets

NameSequence SearchPharmacological ActionActions
Gamma-aminobutyraldehyde dehydrogenaseMQHKLLINGELVSGEGEKQPVYNPATGDVLLEIAEASAEQVDAAVRAADA...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