8-methyladenosine

Common name:
8-methyladenosine
Symbol:
m8A
CA index name:
(2R,3R,4S,5R)-2-(6-amino-8-methyl-9-purinyl)-5-(hydroxymethyl)oxolane-3,4-diol
CA registry numbers:
ribonucleoside -56973-12-7
base -
elemental composition:
C11H15N5O4
nucleoside mass:
281.27
rna-image
Source type phylogenetic source
archaea bacteria eukarya
rRNA 23S[2]

Structure: [1]


Synthesis: [1]


Comment: None


References:


  1. Giessing,A.M., Jensen,S.S., Rasmussen,A., Hansen,L.H., Gondela,A., Long,K., Vester,B. and Kirpekar,F. (2009) RNA, 15, 327–336
  2. Van Aerschot,A.A., Mamos,P., Weyns,N.J., Ikeda,S., De Clercq,E. and Herdewijn,P.A. (1993) J. Med. Chem., 36, 2938–2942