ABU

GAMMA-AMINO-BUTANOIC ACID

ABU is found in 22 entries.

ABU in polymers: 2 entries. Examples include 5LRV 1QUR

ABU as free ligands, exist in 20 entries. Examples include 1S32 1M19 4I30

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Chemical Component Summary

Name GAMMA-AMINO-BUTANOIC ACID
Identifiers 4-azanylbutanoic acid
Formula C4 H9 N O2
Molecular Weight 103.12  g/mol
Type NON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILES NCCCC(O)=O
InChI InChI=1S/C4H9NO2/c5-3-1-2-4(6)7/h1-3,5H2,(H,6,7)
InChIKey BTCSSZJGUNDROE-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 16
Chiral Atom Count 0
Chiral Atoms n/a
Bond Count 15
Aromatic Bond Count 0
Leaving Atoms n/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB02530   (Stereoisomeric match)
Name Gamma(Amino)-Butyric Acid
Groups experimental
Description The most common inhibitory neurotransmitter in the central nervous system. [PubChem]

Drug Targets

Name Sequence Search Pharmacological Action Actions
Glycine amidinotransferase, mitochondrial MLRVRCLRGGSRGAEAVHYIGSRLGRTLTGWVQRTFQSTQAATASSRNSC... unknown
Drug Info/Drug Targets: DrugBank 3.0: a comprehensive resource for 'omics' research on drugs. Knox C, Law V, Jewison T, Liu P, Ly S, Frolkis A, Pon A, Banco K, Mak C, Neveu V, Djoumbou Y, Eisner R, Guo AC, Wishart DS. Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan; 39 (Database issue):D1035-41. | PMID: 21059682