4-thiouridine

Common name:
4-thiouridine
Symbol:
s4U
CA index name:
Uridine, 4-thio-
CA registry numbers:
ribonucleoside 13957-31-8
base 591-28-6
elemental composition:
C9H12N2O5S
nucleoside mass:
260.27
rna-image
Source type phylogenetic source
archaea bacteria eukarya
tRNA + +

Structure: [1]


Synthesis: [2]


Comment:


References:


  1. Lipsett, M.N. (1965) J. Biol. Chem., 240, 3975-3978.
  2. Fox, J.J., Van Praag, D., Wempen, I., Doerr, I.L., Cheong, L., Knoll, J.E., Eidinoff, M.L., Bendich, A. and Brown, G.B. (1959) J. Am. Chem. Soc., 81, 178-187.