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Substance Name: Glycerylphosphorylcholine
RN: 563-24-6
InChIKey: SUHOQUVVVLNYQR-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A component of PHOSPHATIDYLCHOLINES or LECITHINS, in which the two hydroxy groups of GLYCEROL are esterified with fatty acids. (From Stedman, 26th ed) It counteracts the effects of urea on enzymes and other macromolecules.

Molecular Formula

  • C8-H20-N-O6-P

Molecular Weight

  • 257.221
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Glycerylphosphorylcholine

MeSH Heading

  • Glycerylphosphorylcholine

Synonym

  • Choline glycerophosphate

Systematic Name

  • Ethanaminium, 2-(((2,3-dihydroxypropoxy)hydroxyphosphinyl)oxy)-N,N,N-trimethyl-, inner salt

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 563-24-6

System Generated Number

  • 0000563246

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C8H20NO6P/c1-9(2,3)4-5-14-16(12,13)15-7-8(11)6-10/h8,10-11H,4-7H2,1-3H3

InChIKey

SUHOQUVVVLNYQR-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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P(OC[C@@H](CO)O)(OCC[N+](C)(C)C)(=O)[O-]