Chemical Component Summary

Name7,8-DIHYDROBIOPTERIN
Identifiers2-amino-6-[(1R,2S)-1,2-dihydroxypropyl]-7,8-dihydro-3H-pteridin-4-one
FormulaC9 H13 N5 O3
Molecular Weight239.23
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESC[C@@H]([C@@H](C1=NC2=C(NC1)N=C(NC2=O)N)O)O
InChIInChI=1S/C9H13N5O3/c1-3(15)6(16)4-2-11-7-5(12-4)8(17)14-9(10)13-7/h3,6,15-16H,2H2,1H3,(H4,10,11,13,14,17)/t3-,6-/m0/s1
InChIKeyFEMXZDUTFRTWPE-DZSWIPIPSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count30
Chiral Atom Count2
Bond Count31
Aromatic Bond Count6

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB04400 
NameL-erythro-7,8-dihydrobiopterin
Groupsexperimental
Description7,8-Dihydrobiopterin is an inhibitor of the enzyme dihydroneopterin aldolase (DHNA), which catalyzes the conversion of 7,8-Dihydrobiopterin to 6-hydroxymethyl-7,8-dihydropterin and glycolaldehyde.
Synonyms
  • Dihydrobiopterin
  • L-erythro-q-Dihydrobiopterin
  • L-erythro-7,8-dihydrobiopterin
  • Quinonoid dihydrobiopterin
  • q-BH2
Categories
  • Biological Factors
  • Coenzymes
  • Enzymes and Coenzymes
  • Heterocyclic Compounds, Fused-Ring
  • Pigments, Biological
CAS number6779-87-9

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Tyrosine 3-monooxygenaseMPTPDATTPQAKGFRRAVSELDAKQAEAIMVRGQGAPGPSLTGSPWPGTA...unknown
Pterin-4-alpha-carbinolamine dehydrataseMAGKAHRLSAEERDQLLPNLRAVGWNELEGRDAIFKQFHFKDFNRAFGFM...unknown
Phenylalanine-4-hydroxylaseMSTAVLENPGLGRKLSDFGQETSYIEDNCNQNGAISLIFSLKEEVGALAK...unknown
Pteridine reductase 1MTAPTVPVALVTGAAKRLGRSIAEGLHAEGYAVCLHYHRSAAEANALSAT...unknown
Nitric oxide synthase, inducibleMACPWKFLFKTKFHQYAMNGEKDINNNVEKAPCATSSPVTQDDLQYHNLS...unknown
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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

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