CHEBI:15334 - Nα-methyl-L-tryptophan

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ChEBI Name Nα-methyl-L-tryptophan
ChEBI ID CHEBI:15334
ChEBI ASCII Name N(alpha)-methyl-L-tryptophan
Definition A N-methyl-L-α-amino acid that is the Nα-methyl derivative of L-tryptophan.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:6166, CHEBI:13058, CHEBI:21207
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Formula C12H14N2O2
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 218.25184
Monoisotopic Mass 218.106
InChI InChI=1S/C12H14N2O2/c1-13-11(12(15)16)6-8-7-14-10-5-3-2-4-9(8)10/h2-5,7,11,13-14H,6H2,1H3,(H,15,16)/t11-/m0/s1
InChIKey CZCIKBSVHDNIDH-NSHDSACASA-N
SMILES CN[C@@H](Cc1c[nH]c2ccccc12)C(O)=O
Metabolite of Species Details
Escherichia coli (NCBI:txid562) See: PubMed
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): Escherichia coli metabolite
Any bacterial metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in Escherichia coli.
mouse metabolite
Any mammalian metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in a mouse (Mus musculus).
(via L-alpha-amino acid )
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing Nα-methyl-L-tryptophan (CHEBI:15334) has role Escherichia coli metabolite (CHEBI:76971)
Nα-methyl-L-tryptophan (CHEBI:15334) is a N-methyl-L-α-amino acid (CHEBI:21752)
Nα-methyl-L-tryptophan (CHEBI:15334) is a L-tryptophan derivative (CHEBI:47994)
Nα-methyl-L-tryptophan (CHEBI:15334) is tautomer of Nα-methyl-L-tryptophan zwitterion (CHEBI:57283)
Incoming Nα-methyl-L-tryptophan zwitterion (CHEBI:57283) is tautomer of Nα-methyl-L-tryptophan (CHEBI:15334)
IUPAC Name
(2S)-3-(1H-indol-3-yl)-2-(methylamino)propanoic acid
Synonyms Sources
Abrine KEGG COMPOUND
L-Abrine KEGG COMPOUND
N-methyl-L-tryptophan ChemIDplus
Manual Xrefs Databases
C00001331 KNApSAcK
C02983 KEGG COMPOUND
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
526-31-8 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
526-31-8 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
Last Modified
25 January 2016