CHEBI:17710 - (R)-mevalonic acid

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ChEBI Name (R)-mevalonic acid
ChEBI ID CHEBI:17710
ChEBI ASCII Name (R)-mevalonic acid
Definition The (R)-enantiomer of mevalonic acid.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:345, CHEBI:18691
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Formulae C6H12O4
C6H12O4
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 148.15710
Monoisotopic Mass 148.074
InChI InChI=1S/C6H12O4/c1-6(10,2-3-7)4-5(8)9/h7,10H,2-4H2,1H3,(H,8,9)/t6-/m1/s1
InChIKey KJTLQQUUPVSXIM-ZCFIWIBFSA-N
SMILES C[C@@](O)(CCO)CC(O)=O
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): Bronsted acid
A molecular entity capable of donating a hydron to an acceptor (Bronsted base).
(via oxoacid )
Biological Role(s): metabolite
Any intermediate or product resulting from metabolism. The term 'metabolite' subsumes the classes commonly known as primary and secondary metabolites.
(via mevalonic acid )
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing (R)-mevalonic acid (CHEBI:17710) is a mevalonic acid (CHEBI:25351)
(R)-mevalonic acid (CHEBI:17710) is conjugate acid of (R)-mevalonate (CHEBI:36464)
(R)-mevalonic acid (CHEBI:17710) is enantiomer of (S)-mevalonic acid (CHEBI:28880)
Incoming (R)-mevalonate (CHEBI:36464) is conjugate base of (R)-mevalonic acid (CHEBI:17710)
(S)-mevalonic acid (CHEBI:28880) is enantiomer of (R)-mevalonic acid (CHEBI:17710)
IUPAC Name
(3R)-3,5-dihydroxy-3-methylpentanoic acid
Synonyms Sources
(R)-3,5-dihydroxy-3-methylvaleric acid ChEBI
(R)-Mevalonate KEGG COMPOUND
(R)-mevalonic acid ChEBI
3,5-Dihydroxy-3-methylvaleric acid KEGG COMPOUND
Mevalonic acid KEGG COMPOUND
Database Links Databases
C00001195 KNApSAcK
C00418 KEGG COMPOUND
DB03518 DrugBank
LMFA01050352 LIPID MAPS
MEV PDBeChem
MEVALONATE MetaCyc
Mevalonic_acid Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
150-97-0 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
1722593 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
17817-88-8 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
Last Modified
28 July 2014