Chemical Component Summary

NameALPHA-D-FUCOSE
Identifiers(2S,3R,4S,5R,6R)-6-methyloxane-2,3,4,5-tetrol
FormulaC6 H12 O5
Molecular Weight164.16
TypeD-SACCHARIDE, ALPHA LINKING
Isomeric SMILESC[C@H]1O[C@H](O)[C@H](O)[C@@H](O)[C@H]1O
InChIInChI=1S/C6H12O5/c1-2-3(7)4(8)5(9)6(10)11-2/h2-10H,1H3/t2-,3+,4+,5-,6+/m1/s1
InChIKeySHZGCJCMOBCMKK-PHYPRBDBSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count23
Chiral Atom Count5
Bond Count23
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB03485 
Namealpha-D-Fucopyranose
Groupsexperimental
Synonyms
  • alpha-D-fucose
  • 6-deoxy-α-D-galactopyranose
  • alpha-D-Fucopyranose
  • α-D-fucopyranose
  • 6-deoxy-alpha-D-galactopyranose
CAS number6189-71-5

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
LactotransferrinMKLVFLVLLFLGALGLCLAGRRRSVQWCAVSQPEATKCFQWQRNMRKVRG...unknown
L-arabinose-binding periplasmic proteinMHKFTKALAAIGLAAVMSQSAMAENLKLGFLVKQPEEPWFQTEWKFADKA...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