CHEBI:15635 - (6S)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrofolic acid

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ChEBI Name (6S)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrofolic acid
ChEBI ID CHEBI:15635
ChEBI ASCII Name (6S)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrofolic acid
Definition A derivative of folic acid in which the pteridine ring is fully reduced; it is the parent compound of a variety of coenzymes that serve as carriers of one-carbon groups in metabolic reactions.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:15220, CHEBI:9482, CHEBI:46069, CHEBI:10931, CHEBI:12075, CHEBI:18606
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Formula C19H23N7O6
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 445.42950
InChI InChI=1S/C19H23N7O6/c20-19-25-15-14(17(30)26-19)23-11(8-22-15)7-21-10-3-1-9(2-4-10)16(29)24-12(18(31)32)5-6-13(27)28/h1-4,11-12,21,23H,5-8H2,(H,24,29)(H,27,28)(H,31,32)(H4,20,22,25,26,30)/t11-,12-/m0/s1
InChIKey MSTNYGQPCMXVAQ-RYUDHWBXSA-N
SMILES Nc1nc2NC[C@H](CNc3ccc(cc3)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCC(O)=O)C(O)=O)Nc2c(=O)[nH]1
ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing (6S)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrofolic acid (CHEBI:15635) is a 5,6,7,8-tetrahydrofolic acid (CHEBI:20506)
(6S)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrofolic acid (CHEBI:15635) is conjugate acid of (6S)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrofolate(2−) (CHEBI:57453)
Incoming (6S)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrofolate(2−) (CHEBI:57453) is conjugate base of (6S)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrofolic acid (CHEBI:15635)
IUPAC Name
N-[4-({[(6S)-2-amino-4-oxo-3,4,5,6,7,8-hexahydropteridin-6-yl]methyl}amino)benzoyl]-L-glutamic acid
Synonyms Sources
(6S)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrofolate ChEBI
(6S)-5,6,7,8-TETRAHYDROFOLATE PDBeChem
(6S)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydropteroylglutamate ChEBI
(6S)-H4folate JCBN
(6S)-tetrahydrofolate ChEBI
(6S)-Tetrahydrofolate KEGG COMPOUND
(6S)-Tetrahydrofolic acid KEGG COMPOUND
(6S)-THFA KEGG COMPOUND
5,6,7,8-Tetrahydrofolate KEGG COMPOUND
N-(5,6,7,8-tetrahydropteroyl)-L-glutamic acid ChEBI
Tetrahydrofolate KEGG COMPOUND
Tetrahydrofolic acid KEGG COMPOUND
THF KEGG COMPOUND
Database Links Databases
C00101 KEGG COMPOUND
DB02031 DrugBank
THG PDBeChem
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
101190 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
135-16-0 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
135-16-0 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
Last Modified
07 July 2010
General Comment
2004-01-09 The natural product is the 6S stereoisomer.