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Substance Name: Ectoine
RN: 96702-03-3
UNII: 7GXZ3858RY
InChIKey: WQXNXVUDBPYKBA-YFKPBYRVSA-N

Note

  • A cryoprotective cyclic amino acid from halophototrophic bacteria of genus Ectothiorhodospira.

Molecular Weight

  • 142.157
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Ectoine

Synonyms

  • 1,4,5,6-Tetrahydro-2-methyl-4-pyrimidinecarboxylic acid
  • UNII-7GXZ3858RY

Systematic Name

  • 4-Pyrimidinecarboxylic acid, 1,4,5,6-tetrahydro-2-methyl-, (+)-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 96702-03-3

FDA UNII

  • 7GXZ3858RY

System Generated Number

  • 0096702033

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C6H10N2O2/c1-4-7-3-2-5(8-4)6(9)10/h5H,2-3H2,1H3,(H,7,8)(H,9,10)/t5-/m0/s1

InChIKey

WQXNXVUDBPYKBA-YFKPBYRVSA-N

Smiles

C1(=N[C@@H](CCN1)C(=O)O)C