Chemical Component Summary

NamePIMELIC ACID
Identifiersheptanedioic acid
FormulaC7 H12 O4
Molecular Weight160.17
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESOC(=O)CCCCCC(O)=O
InChIInChI=1S/C7H12O4/c8-6(9)4-2-1-3-5-7(10)11/h1-5H2,(H,8,9)(H,10,11)
InChIKeyWLJVNTCWHIRURA-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count23
Chiral Atom Count0
Chiral Atomsn/a
Bond Count22
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving Atomsn/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB01856 Different stereochemistry
NamePimelic Acid
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionA group of compounds that are derivatives of heptanedioic acid with the general formula R-C7H11O4. [PubChem]
Categories
  • Acids, Acyclic
  • Carboxylic Acids
  • Dicarboxylic Acids
  • Organic Chemicals
CAS number111-16-0
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