CHEBI:16488 - meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid

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ChEBI Name meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid
ChEBI ASCII Name meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid
Definition The meso-isomer of 2,6-diaminopimelic acid. It is a key constituent of bacterial peptidoglycan and is often found in human urine due to the breakdown of the gut microbes.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:40838, CHEBI:10598, CHEBI:25204
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Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): Bronsted base
A molecular entity capable of accepting a hydron from a donor (Bronsted acid).
(via organic amino compound )
Bronsted acid
A molecular entity capable of donating a hydron to an acceptor (Bronsted base).
(via oxoacid )
Biological Role(s): human metabolite
Any mammalian metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in humans (Homo sapiens).
Escherichia coli metabolite
Any bacterial metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in Escherichia coli.
(via 2,6-diaminopimelic acid )
Related Structures
meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid is a Functional Parent of
(2R*,6S*)-2,6-diamino-3xi-hydroxyheptanedioic acid
Mass : 206.198
Formula : C7H14N2O5
meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid is a Structural Derivative of
pimelic acid
Mass : 160.16778
Formula : C7H12O4
Mass : 17.03056
Formula : H3N
meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid is a Conjugate Acid of
Mass : 188.18126
Formula : C7H12N2O4
meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid is a Tautomer of
meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid dizwitterion
Mass : 190.19710
Formula : C7H14N2O4
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