Chemical Component Summary

NameSPERMIDINE
IdentifiersN-(3-aminopropyl)butane-1,4-diamine
FormulaC7 H19 N3
Molecular Weight145.25
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESNCCCCNCCCN
InChIInChI=1S/C7H19N3/c8-4-1-2-6-10-7-3-5-9/h10H,1-9H2
InChIKeyATHGHQPFGPMSJY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count29
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count28
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB03566 
NameSpermidine
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionSpermidine is a polyamine formed from putrescine. It is found in almost all tissues in association with nucleic acids. It is found as a cation at all pH values, and is thought to help stabilize some membranes and nucleic acid structures. It is a precursor of spermine.
Synonyms
  • 1,5,10-triazadecane
  • N-(3-aminopropyl)butane-1,4-diamine
  • Spermidine
  • 4-azaoctane-1,8-diamine
  • Spermidin
Categories
  • Amines
  • Biogenic Amines
  • Biogenic Polyamines
  • Diamines
  • OCT1 substrates
CAS number124-20-9

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Spermidine/putrescine-binding periplasmic proteinMKKWSRHLLAAGALALGMSAAHADDNNTLYFYNWTEYVPPGLLEQFTKET...unknown
Thioredoxin reductase 1, cytoplasmicMGCAEGKAVAAAAPTELQTKGKNGDGRRRSAKDHHPGKTLPENPAGFTST...unknown
Gentamicin 3'-acetyltransferaseMLRSSNDVTQQGSRPKTKLGGSSMGIIRTCRLGPDQVKSMRAALDLFGRE...unknown
Beta-1 adrenergic receptorMGAGVLVLGASEPGNLSSAAPLPDGAATAARLLVPASPPASLLPPASESP...unknown
Beta-2 adrenergic receptorMGQPGNGSAFLLAPNGSHAPDHDVTQERDEVWVVGMGIVMSLIVLAIVFG...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

Related Resource References

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PubChem1102
ChEBICHEBI:16610
ChEMBLCHEMBL19612
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