Chemical Component Summary

NameHYPOXANTHINE
Identifiers1,7-dihydropurin-6-one
FormulaC5 H4 N4 O
Molecular Weight136.11
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESO=C1NC=Nc2nc[nH]c12
InChIInChI=1S/C5H4N4O/c10-5-3-4(7-1-6-3)8-2-9-5/h1-2H,(H2,6,7,8,9,10)
InChIKeyFDGQSTZJBFJUBT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count14
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count15
Aromatic Bond Count10

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB04076 
NameHypoxanthine
Groupsexperimental
DescriptionHypoxanthine is a purine and a reaction intermediate in the metabolism of adenosine and in the formation of nucleic acids by the salvage pathway.
SynonymsHypoxanthine
Categories
  • Cytochrome P-450 CYP1A2 Substrates
  • Cytochrome P-450 Substrates
  • Heterocyclic Compounds, Fused-Ring
  • Purines
  • Purinones
CAS number68-94-0

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Purine nucleoside phosphorylaseMENGYTYEDYKNTAEWLLSHTKHRPQVAIICGSGLGGLTDKLTQAQIFDY...unknown
Cytochrome P450 1A2MALSQSVPFSATELLLASAIFCLVFWVLKGLRPRVPKGLKSPPEPWGWPL...unknownsubstrate
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