Chemical Component Summary

NameMALTOSE
Identifiers(2R,3S,4S,5R,6R)-2-(hydroxymethyl)-6-[(2R,3S,4R,5R,6S)-4,5,6-trihydroxy-2-(hydroxymethyl)oxan-3-yl]oxy-oxane-3,4,5-triol
FormulaC12 H22 O11
Molecular Weight342.30
TypeD-SACCHARIDE
Isomeric SMILESOC[C@H]1O[C@H](O[C@H]2[C@H](O)[C@@H](O)[C@@H](O)O[C@@H]2CO)[C@H](O)[C@@H](O)[C@@H]1O
InChIInChI=1S/C12H22O11/c13-1-3-5(15)6(16)9(19)12(22-3)23-10-4(2-14)21-11(20)8(18)7(10)17/h3-20H,1-2H2/t3-,4-,5-,6+,7-,8-,9-,10-,11+,12-/m1/s1
InChIKeyGUBGYTABKSRVRQ-ASMJPISFSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count45
Chiral Atom Count10
Bond Count46
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB03323 
NameMaltose
Groups
  • experimental
  • investigational
DescriptionA dextrodisaccharide from malt and starch. It is used as a sweetening agent and fermentable intermediate in brewing. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Synonyms
  • Maltose
  • Maltose anhydrous
  • D-(+)-maltose
Categories
  • Biopolymers
  • Carbohydrates
  • Compounds used in a research, industrial, or household setting
  • Diet, Food, and Nutrition
  • Disaccharides
CAS number69-79-4

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Cyclomaltodextrin glucanotransferaseMFQMAKRAFLSTTLTLGLLAGSALPFLPASAVYADPDTAVTNKQSFSTDV...unknown
Alpha-amylase 2BMKFFLLLFTIGFCWAQYSPNTQQGRTSIVHLFEWRWVDIALECERYLAPK...unknown
Alpha-glucosidaseMPSVKIGIIGAGSAVFSLRLVSDLCKTPGLSGSTVTLMDIDEERLDAILT...unknown
Maltose binding proteinMSVRRWGIVSTGVAALVLAGGAIAGCGTSNGGQNTSPSTSSSSAKGEASA...unknown
Malto-oligosyltrehalose trehalohydrolaseMTQTQPVTPTPPASFQTQHDPRTRLGATPLPGGAGTRFRLWTSTARTVAV...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