Chemical Component Summary

NameNITRILOTRIACETIC ACID
Identifiers2-(bis(carboxymethyl)amino)ethanoic acid
FormulaC6 H9 N O6
Molecular Weight191.14
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESC(C(=O)O)N(CC(=O)O)CC(=O)O
InChIInChI=1S/C6H9NO6/c8-4(9)1-7(2-5(10)11)3-6(12)13/h1-3H2,(H,8,9)(H,10,11)(H,12,13)
InChIKeyMGFYIUFZLHCRTH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count22
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count21
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB03040 
NameNitrilotriacetic acid
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionNitrilotriacetic acid is a derivative of acetic acid, N(CH2COOH)3. It is a complexing (sequestering) agent that forms stable complexes with Zn2+. (From Miall's Dictionary of Chemistry, 5th ed.)
Synonyms
  • Nitrilotriacetic acid
  • nitrilo-2,2',2''-triacetic acid
  • Triglycine
  • Nitrilotriacetate
  • Triglycollamic acid
Categories
  • Acetates
  • Acids, Acyclic
  • Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins
  • Chelating Agents
  • Compounds used in a research, industrial, or household setting
CAS number139-13-9

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
LactotransferrinMKLVFLVLLFLGALGLCLAGRRRSVQWCAVSQPEATKCFQWQRNMRKVRG...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

Related Resource References

Resource NameReference
CCDC/CSDXELJAA
PubChem8758
PubChem139057210
ChEBICHEBI:44557
ChEMBLCHEMBL1234848