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BUA

BUTANOIC ACID

BUA is found in 18 entries

BUA in polymers: 1 entry. Examples include: 4MZL

BUA as free ligands, exist in 17 entries. Example includes: 4QSF 1UGP 1ZRM

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Chemical Component Summary

NameBUTANOIC ACID
Identifiersbutanoic acid
FormulaC4 H8 O2
Molecular Weight88.11 g/mol
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESCCCC(O)=O
InChIInChI=1S/C4H8O2/c1-2-3-4(5)6/h2-3H2,1H3,(H,5,6)
InChIKeyFERIUCNNQQJTOY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count14
Chiral Atom Count0
Chiral Atomsn/a
Bond Count13
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving Atomsn/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB03568 Stereoisomeric match
NameButyric Acid
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionA four carbon acid, CH3CH2CH2COOH, with an unpleasant odor that occurs in butter and animal fat as the glycerol ester.
Synonyms
  • 1-propanecarboxylic acid
  • Butanoic acid
  • Butyrate
  • Butyricum acidum
  • Ethylacetic acid
Categories
  • Acids, Acyclic
  • Butyrates
  • Carboxylic Acids
  • Chemical Actions and Uses
  • Fatty Acids
CAS number107-92-6
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