Chemical Component Summary

Name2-(3,6-DIHYDROXYPHENYL)ACETIC ACID
SynonymsHOMOGENTISIC ACID
Identifiers2-(2,5-dihydroxyphenyl)ethanoic acid
FormulaC8 H8 O4
Molecular Weight168.15
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESc1cc(c(cc1O)CC(=O)O)O
InChIInChI=1S/C8H8O4/c9-6-1-2-7(10)5(3-6)4-8(11)12/h1-3,9-10H,4H2,(H,11,12)
InChIKeyIGMNYECMUMZDDF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count20
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count20
Aromatic Bond Count6

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB08327 
NameHomogentisic acid
Groupsexperimental
Synonyms
  • Homogentisate acid
  • Homogentisic acid
  • 2,5-Dihydroxyphenylacetic acid
  • Homogentisinic acid
Categories
  • Acids, Carbocyclic
  • Phenylacetates
CAS number451-13-8

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Penicillin G acylaseMKNRNRMIVNCVTASLMYYWSLPALAEQSSSEIKIVRDEYGMPHIYANDT...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

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CCDC/CSDLINPUT
PubChem780
ChEBICHEBI:44747