CHEBI:76451 - alloxan

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ChEBI Name alloxan
ChEBI ID CHEBI:76451
Definition A member of the class of pyrimidones, the structure of which is that of perhydropyrimidine substituted at C-2, -4, -5 and -6 by oxo groups.
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Submitter KAX
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Formula C4H2N2O4
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 142.06970
Monoisotopic Mass 142.001
InChI InChI=1S/C4H2N2O4/c7-1-2(8)5-4(10)6-3(1)9/h(H2,5,6,8,9,10)
InChIKey HIMXGTXNXJYFGB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES O=C1NC(=O)C(=O)C(=O)N1
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.
Application(s): hyperglycemic agent
A drug which increases the blood glucose level.
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Outgoing alloxan (CHEBI:76451) has functional parent barbituric acid (CHEBI:16294)
alloxan (CHEBI:76451) has role hyperglycemic agent (CHEBI:76916)
alloxan (CHEBI:76451) has role metabolite (CHEBI:25212)
alloxan (CHEBI:76451) is a pyrimidone (CHEBI:38337)
IUPAC Name
pyrimidine-2,4,5,6(1H,3H)-tetrone
Synonyms Sources
2,4,5,6(1H,3H)-Pyrimidinetetrone NIST Chemistry WebBook
2,4,5,6-pyrimidinetetrone SUBMITTER
2,4,5,6-Tetraoxohexahydropyrimidine ChemIDplus
5,6-dioxouracil MetaCyc
5-oxobarbituric acid ChemIDplus
Alloxane ChemIDplus
Mesoxalylcarbamide ChemIDplus
Mesoxalylurea ChemIDplus
NSC 7169 NIST Chemistry WebBook
Pyrimidinetetrone NIST Chemistry WebBook
Manual Xrefs Databases
Alloxan Wikipedia
CPD-3684 MetaCyc
HMDB0002818 HMDB
LXN PDBeChem
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
132451 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
50-71-5 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
50-71-5 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
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Last Modified
08 January 2014