Chemical Component Summary

NameCYANAMIDE
Identifierscyanamide
FormulaC H2 N2
Molecular Weight42.04
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESC(#N)N
InChIInChI=1S/CH2N2/c2-1-3/h2H2
InChIKeyXZMCDFZZKTWFGF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count5
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count4
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB02679 
NameCyanamide
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionA cyanide compound which has been used as a fertilizer, defoliant and in many manufacturing processes. It often occurs as the calcium salt, sometimes also referred to as cyanamide. The citrated calcium salt is used in the treatment of alcoholism. [PubChem]
SynonymsCyanamide
Categories
  • Acids
  • Acids, Noncarboxylic
  • Anions
  • Carbodiimides
  • Cyanides
CAS number420-04-2

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Carbonic anhydrase 2MSHHWGYGKHNGPEHWHKDFPIAKGERQSPVDIDTHTAKYDPSLKPLSVS...unknown
Cathepsin KMWGLKVLLLPVVSFALYPEEILDTHWELWKKTHRKQYNNKVDEISRRLIW...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/CSDCENHAE02
PubChem9864
ChEBICHEBI:16698
ChEMBLCHEMBL56279