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Chemical Component Summary

NameDIHYDROLIPOIC ACID
Identifiers(6R)-6,8-bis-sulfanyloctanoic acid
FormulaC8 H16 O2 S2
Molecular Weight208.34 g/mol
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESOC(=O)CCCC[C@@H](S)CCS
InChIInChI=1S/C8H16O2S2/c9-8(10)4-2-1-3-7(12)5-6-11/h7,11-12H,1-6H2,(H,9,10)/t7-/m1/s1
InChIKeyIZFHEQBZOYJLPK-SSDOTTSWSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count28
Chiral Atom Count1
Chiral AtomsC6
Bond Count27
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving AtomsOXT

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB03760 Different stereochemistry
NameDihydrolipoic Acid
Groupsexperimental
Categories
  • Antioxidants
  • Carboxylic Acids
  • Chemical Actions and Uses
  • Coenzymes
  • Enzymes and Coenzymes
CAS number462-20-4
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