CHEBI:15373 - biopterin

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ChEBI Name biopterin
ChEBI ID CHEBI:15373
Definition A pterin derivative that consists of pterin bearing amino, oxo and 1,2-dihydroxypropyl substituents at positions 2, 4 and 6 respectively. The parent of the class of biopterins; the L-erythro isomer occurs widely in nature.
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Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:13904, CHEBI:3107, CHEBI:22880
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Formula C9H11N5O3
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 237.21554
Monoisotopic Mass 237.086
InChI InChI=1S/C9H11N5O3/c1-3(15)6(16)4-2-11-7-5(12-4)8(17)14-9(10)13-7/h2-3,6,15-16H,1H3,(H3,10,11,13,14,17)
InChIKey LHQIJBMDNUYRAM-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES CC(O)C(O)c1cnc2nc(N)[nH]c(=O)c2n1
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): metabolite
Any intermediate or product resulting from metabolism. The term 'metabolite' subsumes the classes commonly known as primary and secondary metabolites.
coenzyme
A low-molecular-weight, non-protein organic compound participating in enzymatic reactions as dissociable acceptor or donor of chemical groups or electrons.
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Outgoing biopterin (CHEBI:15373) has role coenzyme (CHEBI:23354)
biopterin (CHEBI:15373) has role metabolite (CHEBI:25212)
biopterin (CHEBI:15373) is a biopterins (CHEBI:22881)
Incoming D-erythro-biopterin (CHEBI:41183) is a biopterin (CHEBI:15373)
L-erythro-biopterin (CHEBI:63931) is a biopterin (CHEBI:15373)
IUPAC Name
2-amino-6-(1,2-dihydroxypropyl)pteridin-4(3H)-one
Synonyms Sources
2-amino-6-(1,2-dihydroxypropyl)-4(1H)-pteridinone ChEBI
2-Amino-6-(1,2-dihydroxypropyl)-4(1H)-pteridinone KEGG COMPOUND
Biopterin KEGG COMPOUND
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Biopterin Wikipedia
C06313 KEGG COMPOUND
DB03886 DrugBank
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
22150-76-1 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
234314 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
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Last Modified
20 March 2017