CHEBI:46837 - dipicolinic acid

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ChEBI Name dipicolinic acid
ChEBI ID CHEBI:46837
Definition A pyridinedicarboxylic acid carrying two carboxy groups at positions 2 and 6.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:36171, CHEBI:44858
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Formula C7H5NO4
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 167.11890
InChI InChI=1S/C7H5NO4/c9-6(10)4-2-1-3-5(8-4)7(11)12/h1-3H,(H,9,10)(H,11,12)
InChIKey WJJMNDUMQPNECX-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES OC(=O)c1cccc(n1)C(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): bacterial metabolite
Any prokaryotic metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in bacteria.
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Outgoing dipicolinic acid (CHEBI:46837) has role bacterial metabolite (CHEBI:76969)
dipicolinic acid (CHEBI:46837) is a pyridinedicarboxylic acid (CHEBI:36112)
dipicolinic acid (CHEBI:46837) is conjugate acid of dipicolinate(1−) (CHEBI:46835)
Incoming (2S,4S)-4-hydroxy-2,3,4,5-tetrahydrodipicolinic acid (CHEBI:67205) has functional parent dipicolinic acid (CHEBI:46837)
2,3,4,5-tetrahydrodipicolinic acid (CHEBI:32976) has functional parent dipicolinic acid (CHEBI:46837)
3-(2-deoxy-5-O-phosphonoribofuranosyl)pyridine-2,6-dicarboxylic acid (CHEBI:42018) has functional parent dipicolinic acid (CHEBI:46837)
dihydrodipicolinic acid (CHEBI:23741) has functional parent dipicolinic acid (CHEBI:46837)
dipicolinate(1−) (CHEBI:46835) is conjugate base of dipicolinic acid (CHEBI:46837)
IUPAC Name
pyridine-2,6-dicarboxylic acid
Synonyms Sources
2,6-dicarboxypyridine NIST Chemistry WebBook
2,6-Dipicolinic acid ChemIDplus
2,6-pyridinedicarboxylic acid NIST Chemistry WebBook
Dipicolinic acid ChemIDplus
PYRIDINE-2,6-DICARBOXYLIC ACID PDBeChem
Database Links Databases
DB04267 DrugBank
Dipicolinic_acid Wikipedia
HMDB33161 HMDB
PDC PDBeChem
US5298478 Patent
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
131629 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
131629 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
499-83-2 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
499-83-2 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
50798 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
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Last Modified
04 March 2014