Chemical Component Summary

Name2-(ACETYLAMINO)-2-DEOXY-A-D-GLUCOPYRANOSE
IdentifiersN-[(2S,3R,4R,5S,6R)-2,4,5-trihydroxy-6-(hydroxymethyl)oxan-3-yl]ethanamide
FormulaC8 H15 N O6
Molecular Weight221.21
TypeD-SACCHARIDE, ALPHA LINKING
Isomeric SMILESCC(=O)N[C@H]1[C@@H](O)O[C@H](CO)[C@@H](O)[C@@H]1O
InChIInChI=1S/C8H15NO6/c1-3(11)9-5-7(13)6(12)4(2-10)15-8(5)14/h4-8,10,12-14H,2H2,1H3,(H,9,11)/t4-,5-,6-,7-,8+/m1/s1
InChIKeyOVRNDRQMDRJTHS-PVFLNQBWSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count30
Chiral Atom Count5
Bond Count30
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB03740 
NameN-acetyl-alpha-D-glucosamine
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionThe N-acetyl derivative of glucosamine.
Synonyms
  • 2-(acetylamino)-2-deoxy-α-D-glucopyranose
  • α-GlcNAc
  • N-acetyl-α-D-glucosamine
  • α-D-GlcNAc
  • 2-(acetylamino)-2-deoxy-A-D-glucopyranose
CAS number10036-64-3

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Fucose-binding lectin PA-IILMATQGVFTLPANTRFGVTAFANSSGTQTVNVLVNNETAATFSGQSTNNAV...unknown
Envelope glycoprotein gp160MGCLGNQLLIAILLLSVYGIYCTQYVTVFYGVPAWRNATIPLFCATKNRD...unknown
Ig gamma-1 chain C regionASTKGPSVFPLAPSSKSTSGGTAALGCLVKDYFPEPVTVSWNSGALTSGV...unknown
Angiotensin-converting enzymeMGAASGRRGPGLLLPLPLLLLLPPQPALALDPGLQPGNFSADEAGAQLFA...unknown
AcetylcholinesteraseMRPPQCLLHTPSLASPLLLLLLWLLGGGVGAEGREDAELLVTVRGGRLRG...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