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Chemical Component Summary

NameGLYCEROL
Identifierspropane-1,2,3-triol
FormulaC3 H8 O3
Molecular Weight92.09 g/mol
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESOCC(O)CO
InChIInChI=1S/C3H8O3/c4-1-3(6)2-5/h3-6H,1-2H2
InChIKeyPEDCQBHIVMGVHV-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 IDDB04077 Stereoisomeric match
NameGlycerol
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionA trihydroxy sugar alcohol that is an intermediate in carbohydrate and lipid metabolism. It is used as a solvent, emollient, pharmaceutical agent, and sweetening agent. [PubChem]
Categories
  • Alcohols
  • Alimentary Tract and Metabolism
  • Carbohydrates
  • Chemical Actions and Uses
  • Cryoprotective Agents
ATC-Code
  • A06AG04
  • A06AX01

Drug Targets

NameSequence SearchPharmacological ActionActions
TGF-beta receptor type-2MGRGLLRGLWPLHIVLWTRIASTIPPHVQKSVNNDMIVTDNNGAVKFPQL...unknown
Glycerol uptake facilitator proteinMSQTSTLKGQCIAEFLGTGLLIFFGVGCVAALKVAGASFGQWEISVIWGL...unknown
EnolaseMSIITDVYAREILDSRGNPTIEVEVYTESGAFGRGMVPSGASTGEYEAVE...unknown
Multidrug resistance protein MexAMQRTPAMRVLVPALLVAISALSGCGKSEAPPPAQTPEVGIVTLEAQTVTL...unknown
Inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate receptor type 1MSDKMSSFLHIGDICSLYAEGSTNGFISTLGLVDDRCVVQPETGDLNNPP...unknown
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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