FMT

FORMIC ACID

FMT is found in 985 entries.

FMT in polymers: 11 entries. Examples include 1BDU 1DDU 1TSD

FMT as free ligands, exist in 974 entries. Examples include 4RP3 3E1Z 3BAO

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Chemical Component Summary

Name FORMIC ACID
Identifiers methanoic acid
Formula C H2 O2
Molecular Weight 46.025  g/mol
Type NON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILES OC=O
InChI InChI=1S/CH2O2/c2-1-3/h1H,(H,2,3)
InChIKey BDAGIHXWWSANSR-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 5
Chiral Atom Count 0
Chiral Atoms n/a
Bond Count 4
Aromatic Bond Count 0
Leaving Atoms n/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB01942   (Stereoisomeric match)
Name Formic Acid
Groups experimental
Description Formic acid (systematically called methanoic acid) is the simplest carboxylic acid. It is an important intermediate in chemical synthesis and occurs naturally, most famously in the venom of bee and ant stings. The principal use of formic acid is as a preservative and antibacterial agent in livestock feed. [Wikipedia]
Synonyms
  • Aminic acid
  • Formate
  • Formylic acid
  • Hydrogen carboxylic acid
  • Methanoic acid
Salts
  • Aminic acid
  • Formate
  • Formylic acid
  • Hydrogen carboxylic acid
  • Methanoic acid
Brand Names
  • Prenate Star
  • V-natal
Route of administration oral
Categories Anti-Bacterial Agents
CAS number 64-18-6

Drug Targets

Name Sequence Search Pharmacological Action Actions
Probable butyrate kinase 2 MFRILTINPGSTSTKLSIFEDERMVKMQNFSHSPDELGRFQKILDQLEFR... unknown
Putative mannose-6-phosphate isomerase YvyI MTQSPIFLTPVFKEKIWGGTALRDRFGYSIPSESTGECWAISAHPKGPST... unknown
Carbonic anhydrase 2 MSHHWGYGKHNGPEHWHKDFPIAKGERQSPVDIDTHTAKYDPSLKPLSVS... unknown
Subtilisin Carlsberg MMRKKSFWLGMLTAFMLVFTMAFSDSASAAQPAKNVEKDYIVGFKSGVKT... unknown
Beta-lactamase OXA-2 MAIRIFAILFSIFSLATFAHAQEGTLERSDWRKFFSEFQAKGTIVVADER... unknown
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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