Chemical Component Summary

NameBENZIMIDAZOLE
Identifiers1H-benzimidazole
FormulaC7 H6 N2
Molecular Weight118.14
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILES[nH]1cnc2ccccc12
InChIInChI=1S/C7H6N2/c1-2-4-7-6(3-1)8-5-9-7/h1-5H,(H,8,9)
InChIKeyHYZJCKYKOHLVJF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count15
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count16
Aromatic Bond Count10

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB02962 
NameBenzimidazole
Groups
  • experimental
  • investigational
SynonymsBenzimidazole
Categories
  • Anthelmintics
  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Antiparasitic Agents
  • Heterocyclic Compounds, Fused-Ring
CAS number51-17-2

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Nicotinate-nucleotide--dimethylbenzimidazole phosphoribosyltransferaseMQTLHALLRDIPAPDAEAMARAQQHIDGLLKPPGSLGRLETLAVQLAGMP...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