Chemical Component Summary

NameD-LYSINE
Identifiers(2R)-2,6-diaminohexanoic acid
FormulaC6 H14 N2 O2
Molecular Weight146.19
TypeD-PEPTIDE LINKING
Isomeric SMILESNCCCC[C@@H](N)C(O)=O
InChIInChI=1S/C6H14N2O2/c7-4-2-1-3-5(8)6(9)10/h5H,1-4,7-8H2,(H,9,10)/t5-/m1/s1
InChIKeyKDXKERNSBIXSRK-RXMQYKEDSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count24
Chiral Atom Count1
Chiral AtomsCA
Bond Count23
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving AtomsOXT, H2, HXT

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB03252 Different stereochemistry
NameD-Lysine
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionAn essential amino acid. It is often added to animal feed. [PubChem]
Synonyms
  • (R)-2,6-diaminohexanoic acid
  • D-2,6-Diaminohexanoic acid
  • D-Lysin
CAS number923-27-3
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