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Chemical Component Summary

Identifiers(2R)-2,4-diamino-4-oxo-butanoic acid
FormulaC4 H8 N2 O3
Molecular Weight132.12 g/mol
Isomeric SMILESN[C@H](CC(N)=O)C(O)=O

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count17
Chiral Atom Count1
Chiral AtomsCA
Bond Count16
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving Atomsn/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB03943 Stereoisomeric match
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)
CAS number2058-58-4

Drug Targets

NameSequence SearchPharmacological ActionActions
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