Chemical Component Summary

Name2-METHYL-PROPIONIC ACID
Identifiers2-methylpropanoic acid
FormulaC4 H8 O2
Molecular Weight88.11
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESCC(C)C(=O)O
InChIInChI=1S/C4H8O2/c1-3(2)4(5)6/h3H,1-2H3,(H,5,6)
InChIKeyKQNPFQTWMSNSAP-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count14
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count13
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB02531 
NameIsobutyric acid
Groupsexperimental
Synonyms
  • 2,2-dimethylacetic acid
  • Isobutyrate
  • Isopropylformic acid
  • α-isobutyric acid
  • 2-methyl-propionic acid
Categories
  • Acids, Acyclic
  • Butyrates
  • Fatty Acids
  • Fatty Acids, Volatile
  • Lipids
CAS number79-31-2

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
2-hydroxy-6-oxo-7-methylocta-2,4-dienoate hydrolaseMANLEIGKSILAAGVLTNYHDVGEGQPVILIHGSGPGVSAYANWRLTIPA...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

Related Resource References

Resource NameReference
CCDC/CSDOCEGEL
PubChem6590
ChEBICHEBI:16135
ChEMBLCHEMBL108778