Chemical Component Summary

Name(3S,4R,5R,6S)-3,4,5-TRIHYDROXY-6-(HYDROXYMETHYL)TETRAHYDRO-2H-PYRAN-2-ONE
Identifiers(3R,4S,5S,6R)-3,4,5-trihydroxy-6-(hydroxymethyl)oxan-2-one
FormulaC6 H10 O6
Molecular Weight178.14
TypeSACCHARIDE
Isomeric SMILESOC[C@H]1OC(=O)[C@H](O)[C@@H](O)[C@@H]1O
InChIInChI=1S/C6H10O6/c7-1-2-3(8)4(9)5(10)6(11)12-2/h2-5,7-10H,1H2/t2-,3-,4+,5-/m1/s1
InChIKeyPHOQVHQSTUBQQK-SQOUGZDYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count22
Chiral Atom Count4
Bond Count22
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB04564 
NameGluconolactone
Groups
  • approved
  • experimental
DescriptionGluconolactone is a naturally-occurring food additive used as a sequestrant, an acidifier, or a curing, pickling, or leavening agent. It is a cyclic ester of D-gluconic acid. Pure gluconolactone is a white odorless crystalline powder.
Synonyms
  • Gluconolactone
  • GDL
  • D-threo-Aldono-1,5-lactone
  • Glucono delta-lactone
  • delta-gluconolactone
Brand NamesRenacidin
Categories
  • Acids, Acyclic
  • Calculi Dissolution Agent
  • Carbohydrates
  • Hydroxy Acids
  • Irrigation
CAS number90-80-2

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Lactase-phlorizin hydrolaseMELSWHVVFIALLSFSCWGSDWESDRNFISTAGPLTNDLLHNLSGLLGDQ...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