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ABU

GAMMA-AMINO-BUTANOIC ACID

ABU is found in 23 entries

ABU in polymers: 2 entries. Examples include: 5LRV 1QUR

ABU as free ligands, exist in 21 entries. Example includes: 1S32 5X03 1M19

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Chemical Component Summary

NameGAMMA-AMINO-BUTANOIC ACID
Identifiers4-azanylbutanoic acid
FormulaC4 H9 N O2
Molecular Weight103.12 g/mol
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESNCCCC(O)=O
InChIInChI=1S/C4H9NO2/c5-3-1-2-4(6)7/h1-3,5H2,(H,6,7)
InChIKeyBTCSSZJGUNDROE-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count16
Chiral Atom Count0
Chiral Atomsn/a
Bond Count15
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving Atomsn/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB02530 Stereoisomeric match
NameGamma(Amino)-Butyric Acid
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionThe most common inhibitory neurotransmitter in the central nervous system. [PubChem]
SaltsGamma-Aminobutyric Acid Hydrochloride

Drug Targets

NameSequence SearchPharmacological ActionActions
Glycine amidinotransferase, mitochondrialMLRVRCLRGGSRGAEAVHYIGSRLGRTLTGWVQRTFQSTQAATASSRNSC...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