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Substance Name: Quisqualic acid
RN: 52809-07-1
UNII: 8OC22C1B99
InChIKey: ASNFTDCKZKHJSW-REOHCLBHSA-N

Note

  • An agonist at two subsets of excitatory amino acid receptors, ionotropic receptors that directly control membrane channels and metabotropic receptors that indirectly mediate calcium mobilization from intracellular stores. The compound is obtained from the seeds and fruit of Quisqualis chinensis.

Molecular Formula

  • C5-H7-N3-O5

Molecular Weight

  • 189.126
 

Classification Codes

  • Excitatory Amino Acid Agents
  • Excitatory Amino Acid Agonists
  • Neurotransmitter Agents
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Quisqualic acid

MeSH Heading

  • Quisqualic acid

Synonyms

  • Quisqualate
  • Quisqualic acid
  • UNII-8OC22C1B99

Systematic Name

  • 1,2,4-Oxadiazolidine-2-propanoic acid, alpha-amino-3,5-dioxo-, (S)-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 52809-07-1

FDA UNII

  • 8OC22C1B99

System Generated Number

  • 0052809071

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C5H7N3O5/c6-2(3(9)10)1-8-4(11)7-5(12)13-8/h2H,1,6H2,(H,9,10)(H,7,11,12)/t2-/m0/s1

InChIKey

ASNFTDCKZKHJSW-REOHCLBHSA-N

Smiles

n1(c([nH]c(o1)=O)=O)C[C@@H](C(O)=O)N