Chemical Component Summary

Name1,4-DIAMINOBUTANE
Identifiersbutane-1,4-diamine
FormulaC4 H12 N2
Molecular Weight88.15
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESNCCCCN
InChIInChI=1S/C4H12N2/c5-3-1-2-4-6/h1-6H2
InChIKeyKIDHWZJUCRJVML-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count18
Chiral Atom Count0
Chiral Atomsn/a
Bond Count17
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving Atomsn/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB01917 Different stereochemistry
NamePutrescine
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionPutrescine is a toxic diamine formed by putrefaction from the decarboxylation of arginine and ornithine. Putrescine is a solid. This compound belongs to the polyamines. These are compounds containing more than one amine group. Known drug targets of putrescine include putrescine-binding periplasmic protein, ornithine decarboxylase, and S-adenosylmethionine decarboxylase proenzyme.
Categories
  • Amines
  • Biogenic Amines
  • Biogenic Polyamines
  • Diamines
  • Organic Chemicals
CAS number110-60-1
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