Chemical Component Summary

NameASPARAGINE
Identifiers(2S)-2,4-bis(azanyl)-4-oxidanylidene-butanoic acid
FormulaC4 H8 N2 O3
Molecular Weight132.118
TypeL-PEPTIDE LINKING
Isomeric SMILESC([C@@H](C(=O)O)N)C(=O)N
InChIInChI=1S/C4H8N2O3/c5-2(4(8)9)1-3(6)7/h2H,1,5H2,(H2,6,7)(H,8,9)/t2-/m0/s1
InChIKeyDCXYFEDJOCDNAF-REOHCLBHSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count17
Chiral Atom Count1
Bond Count16
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB00174 
NameAsparagine
Groups
  • approved
  • nutraceutical
  • investigational
DescriptionA non-essential amino acid that is involved in the metabolic control of cell functions in nerve and brain tissue. It is biosynthesized from aspartic acid and ammonia by asparagine synthetase. (From Concise Encyclopedia Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 3rd ed)
Synonyms
  • (2S)-2-amino-3-carbamoylpropanoic acid
  • L-aspartic acid β-amide
  • (S)-2-amino-3-carbamoylpropanoic acid
  • 2-Aminosuccinamic acid
  • Aspartamic acid
Brand Names
  • EXODERMA Calming Toner Pad
  • EXODERMA Brightening Mellow Foam
  • EXODERMA Brightening Peeling Gel
  • The Classeum Co., Ltd.
IndicationUsed for nutritional supplementation, also for treating dietary shortage or imbalance.
Categories
  • Amino Acids
  • Amino Acids, Basic
  • Amino Acids, Diamino
  • Amino Acids, Neutral
  • Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins
CAS number70-47-3

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Sodium-coupled neutral amino acid transportersMMHFKSGLELTELQNMTVPEDDNISNDSNDFTEVENGQINSKFISDRESR...unknowninhibitor
Neutral amino acid transporter B(0)MVADPPRDSKGLAAAEPTANGGLALASIEDQGAAAGGYCGSRDQVRRCLR...unknown
Asparagine synthetase [glutamine-hydrolyzing]MCGIWALFGSDDCLSVQCLSAMKIAHRGPDAFRFENVNGYTNCCFGFHRL...unknown
Asparagine--tRNA ligase, cytoplasmicMVLAELYVSDREGSDATGDGTKEKPFKTGLKALMTVGKEPFPTIYVDSQK...unknown
Isoaspartyl peptidase/L-asparaginaseMNPIVVVHGGGAGPISKDRKERVHQGMVRAATVGYGILREGGSAVDAVEG...unknownsubstrate
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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

Related Resource References

Resource NameReference
PubChem 6267, 6992089
ChEMBL CHEMBL58832
ChEBI CHEBI:58048, CHEBI:17196
CCDC/CSD LIRLUW, ILUXOC, WAMPOQ, LIRMAD, LIRMEH, HUDJIA, COTZOB, NUYFUI01, NUYFUI, SUYWEP, MAPFIT, AYAQID
COD 2227303