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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Formulae C7H14N2O4
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 190.199
Monoisotopic Mass 190.09536
InChI InChI=1S/C7H14N2O4/c8-4(6(10)11)2-1-3-5(9)7(12)13/h4-5H,1-3,8-9H2,(H,10,11)(H,12,13)/t4-,5+
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 )
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Outgoing meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid (CHEBI:16488) has role human metabolite (CHEBI:77746)
meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid (CHEBI:16488) is a 2,6-diaminopimelic acid (CHEBI:23673)
meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid (CHEBI:16488) is conjugate acid of meso-2,6-diaminopimelate(2−) (CHEBI:30308)
meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid (CHEBI:16488) is tautomer of meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid dizwitterion (CHEBI:57791)
Incoming (2R*,6S*)-2,6-diamino-3ξ-hydroxyheptanedioic acid (CHEBI:144634) has functional parent meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid (CHEBI:16488)
meso-2,6-diaminopimelate(2−) (CHEBI:30308) is conjugate base of meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid (CHEBI:16488)
meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid dizwitterion (CHEBI:57791) is tautomer of meso-2,6-diaminopimelic acid (CHEBI:16488)
(2R*,6S*)-2,6-diaminoheptanedioic acid
Synonyms Sources
meso-2,6-Diaminopimelic acid KEGG COMPOUND
meso-diaminoheptanedioic acid ChEBI
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C00007595 KNApSAcK
Diaminopimelic_acid Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
8218693 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
8218693 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
922-54-3 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
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07 March 2023