Chemical Component Summary

NameD-NORLEUCINE
Identifiers(2R)-2-aminohexanoic acid
FormulaC6 H13 N O2
Molecular Weight131.17
TypeD-PEPTIDE LINKING
Isomeric SMILESCCCC[C@@H](N)C(O)=O
InChIInChI=1S/C6H13NO2/c1-2-3-4-5(7)6(8)9/h5H,2-4,7H2,1H3,(H,8,9)/t5-/m1/s1
InChIKeyLRQKBLKVPFOOQJ-RXMQYKEDSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count22
Chiral Atom Count1
Chiral AtomsCA
Bond Count21
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving AtomsOXT, H2

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB04419 Different stereochemistry
NameNorleucine
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionAn unnatural amino acid that is used experimentally to study protein structure and function. It is structurally similar to METHIONINE, however it does not contain SULFUR. [PubChem]
Categories
  • Acids, Acyclic
  • Amino Acids
  • Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins
  • Aminocaproates
  • Caproates
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