Chemical Component Summary

NameBETA-L-FUCOSE
Identifiers(2S,3S,4R,5S,6S)-6-methyloxane-2,3,4,5-tetrol
FormulaC6 H12 O5
Molecular Weight164.16
TypeL-SACCHARIDE, BETA LINKING
Isomeric SMILESC[C@@H]1O[C@H](O)[C@@H](O)[C@H](O)[C@@H]1O
InChIInChI=1S/C6H12O5/c1-2-3(7)4(8)5(9)6(10)11-2/h2-10H,1H3/t2-,3+,4+,5-,6-/m0/s1
InChIKeySHZGCJCMOBCMKK-KGJVWPDLSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count23
Chiral Atom Count5
Bond Count23
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB03283 
Namebeta-L-fucose
Groupsexperimental
Synonyms
  • 6-deoxy-beta-L-galactopyranose
  • beta-L-fucopyranose
  • beta-L-fucose
CAS number13224-93-6

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Alpha-L-fucosidase, putativeMISMKPRYKPDWESLREHTVPKWFDKAKFGIFIHWGIYSVPGWATPTGEL...unknown
AcetylcholinesteraseMRPPQCLLHTPSLASPLLLLLLWLLGGGVGAEGREDAELLVTVRGGRLRG...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