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DTU

(2R,3S)-1,4-DIMERCAPTOBUTANE-2,3-DIOL

DTU is found in 39 entries

DTU as free ligands, exist in 39 entries. Example includes: 1KZI 3I9U 3P7X

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Chemical Component Summary

Name(2R,3S)-1,4-DIMERCAPTOBUTANE-2,3-DIOL
Identifiers(2S,3R)-1,4-bis-sulfanylbutane-2,3-diol
FormulaC4 H10 O2 S2
Molecular Weight154.25 g/mol
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESO[C@@H](CS)[C@H](O)CS
InChIInChI=1S/C4H10O2S2/c5-3(1-7)4(6)2-8/h3-8H,1-2H2/t3-,4+
InChIKeyVHJLVAABSRFDPM-ZXZARUISSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count18
Chiral Atom Count2
Chiral AtomsC2,C3
Bond Count17
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving Atomsn/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB01692 Different stereochemistry
NameDithioerythritol
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionA compound that, along with its isomer, Cleland's reagent (dithiothreitol), is used for the protection of sulfhydryl groups against oxidation to disulfides and for the reduction of disulfides to sulfhydryl groups. [PubChem]
Synonyms
  • (2R,3S)-1,4-dimercaptobutane-2,3-diol
  • (2R*,3S*)-1,4-dimercapto-2,3-butanediol
  • 1,4-dithioerythritol
  • DTE
  • erythro-1,4-Dimercapto-2,3-butanediol
Categories
  • Alcohols
  • Carbohydrates
  • Chemical Actions and Uses
  • Glycosides
  • Indicators and Reagents
CAS number6892-68-8
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