Chemical Component Summary

NameL-CANAVANINE
SynonymsL-2-AMINO-4-(GUANIDINOOXY)BUTYRIC ACID
Identifiers(2S)-2-amino-4-carbamimidamidooxy-butanoic acid
FormulaC5 H12 N4 O3
Molecular Weight176.17
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILES[H]/N=C(\N)/NOCC[C@@H](C(=O)O)N
InChIInChI=1S/C5H12N4O3/c6-3(4(10)11)1-2-12-9-5(7)8/h3H,1-2,6H2,(H,10,11)(H4,7,8,9)/t3-/m0/s1
InChIKeyFSBIGDSBMBYOPN-VKHMYHEASA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count24
Chiral Atom Count1
Bond Count23
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB01833 
NameCanavanine
Groupsexperimental
Synonyms
  • O-((Aminoiminomethyl)amino)-L-homoserine
  • L-Canavanine
  • 2-Amino-4-(guanidinooxy)butyric acid
  • Canavanine
  • Canavanin
Categories
  • Amino Acids
  • Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins
CAS number543-38-4

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Nitric oxide synthase, endothelialMGNLKSVAQEPGPPCGLGLGLGLGLCGKQGPATPAPEPSRAPASLLPPAP...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

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