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Substance Name: 2-Amino-5-hydroxy-4-oxopentanoic acid
RN: 4439-84-3
InChIKey: FRTKOPTWTJLHNO-BYPYZUCNSA-N

Note

  • Isolated from Streptomyces.

Classification Code

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent

Molecular Formula

  • C5-H9-N-O4

Molecular Weight

  • 147.129
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 2-Amino-5-hydroxy-4-oxopentanoic acid

Synonyms

  • 2-Amino-5-hydroxy-4-oxopentanoic acid
  • 2-Amino-5-hydroxylevulinic acid
  • 5-Hydroxy-4-oxo-norvaline
  • H-899
  • HON
  • RI-331

Systematic Names

  • Levulinic acid, 2-amino-5-hydroxy-
  • Norvaline, 5-hydroxy-4-oxo-
  • Pentanoic acid, 2-amino-5-hydroxy-4-oxo-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 4439-84-3

Other Registry Number

  • 117404-54-3

System Generated Number

  • 0004439843

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C5H9NO4/c6-4(5(9)10)1-3(8)2-7/h4,7H,1-2,6H2,(H,9,10)/t4-/m0/s1

InChIKey

FRTKOPTWTJLHNO-BYPYZUCNSA-N

Smiles

C([C@@H](N)CC(CO)=O)(=O)O

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intravenous 5200mg/kg (5200mg/kg)   Journal of Antibiotics, Series A. Vol. 14, Pg. 39, 1961.
mouse LD50 oral 7600mg/kg (7600mg/kg)   Journal of Antibiotics, Series A. Vol. 14, Pg. 39, 1961.
mouse LD50 subcutaneous 8gm/kg (8000mg/kg)   Journal of Antibiotics, Series A. Vol. 14, Pg. 39, 1961.